Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Pharmacy
Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy [18 VAC 110 ‑ 20]
Action Pharmacy working conditions
Stage Emergency/NOIRA
Comment Period Ended on 11/22/2023
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10/31/23  12:11 pm
Commenter: Anonymous


A cap on the number of prescriptions a pharmacist can handle daily, coupled with a long-term plan for increased staffing, is crucial to improving the work environment and reducing medication errors. Corporate decisions to cut pharmacy hours can negatively impact patient care. Ensuring pharmacists have adequate support in the pharmacy is essential for reducing medication errors and providing quality patient care.

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