Dispensing auto-injectable Epinephrine to schools

During the 2013 Legislative Session, Georgia's law changed to allow pharmacists to fill auto-injectable Epinephrine prescriptions written by physicians, APRNs, and PAs in the nname of a public or private school.

EPCS (Electronic Prescriptions for Controlled Substances) (Updated February 7, 2014)

On June 1, 2010, DEA's Interim Final Rule titled "Electronic Prescriptions for Controlled Substances" became effective.

Guidelines on what to do during an Armed Robbery of a Pharmacy

Due to the recent increase in pharmacy armed robberies, we have been asked to provide guidelines to pharmacists to help them know what to do in case their pharmacy is robbed.

Georgia State Board of Pharmacy Advisory to Compounding Pharmacies and Pharmacists

Georgia State Board of Pharmacy

ADVISORY

COMPOUNDING PHARMACIES AND PHARMACISTS

October 30, 2012

Deaths related to Prescription Drug Overdoses Continue to Rise

THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION WAS TAKEN FROM A PRESS RELEASE FROM THE GEORGIA BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION DATED 7/21/2011.

Physician Assistant Prescription Requirement Change

This is a reminder to all health care practitioners. Effective 5/11/09 House Bill 509 changed the requirements for prescription orders by Physican Assistants (PA).