SACRAMENTO -- The California State Board of Pharmacy here plans to require mail-order pharmacies to counsel patients via telephone prior to dispensing a new or changed prescription, but its final decision may be vetoed by the state's Department of Consumer Affairs. On July 28, the board voted 7 to 2 to proceed with the implementation of the mail-order counseling regulation, with a final vote set for Oct. 24. The regulation is based on SB 1051, 1993, legislation passed last year in ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.