|Action||Brown bagging and white bagging|
|Comment Period||Ends 9/5/2018|
I believe that brown bagging should not be allowed for the simple reason of that the pharmacy has to control of the medication to ensure the appropriate storage and integrity of the medication. We cannot delegate this responsibility, not even to the patient.
As for white bagging, I also do not support the use of white bagging for a facility that is capable of providing the medication for their patients. The reasons for not supporting this practice based on a variety of quality and patient safety issues. My concerns are: