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).