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EAEP announces Dutch e-pharmacy Nationale Apotheek as new member

Brussels, 5 October 2022 – the European Association of E-Pharmacies (EAEP), which represents leading online pharmacies in the EU and EEA, is expanding its footprint in the Netherlands, with the addition of Nationale Apotheek as new member.  

Nationale Apotheek, which is part of the APPO Group, is the sixth Dutch member of the EAEP. The online pharmacy will especially provide data and bring relevant experience when it comes to the benefits of the online sale of prescription medicines.  

Indeed, Nationale Apotheek delivers prescription and over-the-counter medicines to patients and customers in the Netherlands. By offering medication monitoring services as well as personalised advice to patients, Nationale Apotheek is among the most innovative online pharmacies in the country.  

Marc van Loenhout, Director at Nationale Apotheek, says “By connecting online pharmacies in Europe and representing the sector towards policymakers and stakeholders, the EAEP plays a crucial role. Nationale Apotheek is glad to join the group and aims to actively contribute to the ongoing activities of the association in order to further spread the awareness of the benefits of establishing a level playing field for healthcare providers across Europe”

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Profile: The European Association of E-Pharmacies(EAEP) represents the interests of e-pharmacies on the European continent. More than 20 million customers and patients across Europe are currently being supplied by our members and on top of that, our online pharmacies and their almost 5,000 employees are currently active in eleven European markets. The EAEP voices its interests mainly with political stakeholders, regional and business actors, with the ultimate aim to improve the health of Europe’s citizens and strengthen the European healthcare system. E-Pharmacies have digitalised the classical pharmacy, and therefore act at the crossroads of digitalisation, healthcare, e-commerce and sustainability. As pioneers in providing digital solutions and our innovative and secure processes in dealing with health data, offering medicinal products and digital healthcare service while complying with national and EU law, the EAEP members continuously seek for ways to enhance the quality, safety and efficiency of healthcare for Europeans

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