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Petition 320
Petition Information
Petition Title Remote order processing by technicians
Date Filed 4/2/2020    [Transmittal Sheet]
Petitioner Bioscript Infusion Services 
Petitioner's Request

To amend section 276 to allow remote order processing by technicians outside the physical location of a licensed pharmacy.  Currently, pharmacists are allowed to perform prescription processing functions from remote location. Petitioner’s request is to allow pharmacy technicians to also process orders under the supervision of a pharmacist under certain conditions as specified in regulation.

 
Agency's Plan

Following a 30-day comment period, the Board will consider the petition and any comment received at its next meeting, which is currently scheduled for June 16.

 
Comment Period Ended 5/27/2020
2 comments
Agency Decision Pending    

Contact Information
Name / Title: Caroline Juran, RPh  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, 23233
Email Address: caroline.juran@dhp.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)367-4456    FAX: (804)527-4472    TDD: ()-