Pharmacy Technician: Overview of Arizona Pharmacy Law Update
15.00
Online
Mandatory
Please select your state to enroll in this course
Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, the learner should be able to:
  • Describe the qualifications for Arizona Board of Pharmacy membership and eligibility requirements for board appointments. 
  • List the responsibilities of the Arizona Board of Pharmacy.
  • Describe pharmacy setup and security requirements. 
  • List the types of prescribers who may prescribe medications in Arizona and any restrictions on their prescribing authority. 
  • Discuss requirements for filling prescriptions in Arizona, including prescriptions written by foreign prescribers. 
  • Explain generic substitution requirements in Arizona and dispensing of generic medication.
  • Describe the valid time frame for dispensing medication refills in Arizona, including refills for controlled substances. 
  • Discuss the regulations on dispensing of controlled substances without a prescription, including quantity limits and record keeping. 
  • Describe the requirements for the sale of pseudoephedrine, including quantity limits and record keeping. 
  • Explain patient counseling requirements and who can counsel a patient. 
  • Discuss the duties that may be completed by a registered pharmacy technician indicated by Arizona laws and statutes. 
  • List the rules and protocol for dispensing and administering an opioid antagonist as defined by Arizona law.
About the Author
Katie Ingersoll-Blair, Pharm.D., R.Ph., is a community pharmacist, consultant and freelance writer who specializes in pharmacy education. She has performed freelance work writing and editing practice questions for various pharmacy technician exams, as well as has written and revised continuing education programs for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. She has also written for Natural Standard, summarizing research studies on dietary supplements and working on the company blog.  Dr. Ingersoll-Blair graduated from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts in 2009 with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree.

Activity Type - Knowledge-based

Target Audience - Pharmacists, Pharmacists Technicians

Disclosures:

  • Contact hours will be awarded through the expiration date.
  • You must score 75% or higher on the final exam and complete the course evaluation to pass this course and have your record of completion submitted through CPE Monitor and to the NABP.
  • Through our review process, Elite ensures that this course content is presented in a balanced, unbiased manner and is free from commercial influence. It is Elite's policy not to accept commercial support.
  • All persons involved in the planning and development of this course have disclosed no relevant financial relationships or other conflicts of interest related to the course content.

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Elite Professional Education, LLC. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Overview of Arizona Pharmacy Law Update

15.00
Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, the learner should be able to:
  • Describe the qualifications for Arizona Board of Pharmacy membership and eligibility requirements for board appointments. 
  • List the responsibilities of the Arizona Board of Pharmacy.
  • Describe pharmacy setup and security requirements. 
  • List the types of prescribers who may prescribe medications in Arizona and any restrictions on their prescribing authority. 
  • Discuss requirements for filling prescriptions in Arizona, including prescriptions written by foreign prescribers. 
  • Explain generic substitution requirements in Arizona and dispensing of generic medication.
  • Describe the valid time frame for dispensing medication refills in Arizona, including refills for controlled substances. 
  • Discuss the regulations on dispensing of controlled substances without a prescription, including quantity limits and record keeping. 
  • Describe the requirements for the sale of pseudoephedrine, including quantity limits and record keeping. 
  • Explain patient counseling requirements and who can counsel a patient. 
  • Discuss the duties that may be completed by a registered pharmacy technician indicated by Arizona laws and statutes. 
  • List the rules and protocol for dispensing and administering an opioid antagonist as defined by Arizona law.
About the Author
Katie Ingersoll-Blair, Pharm.D., R.Ph., is a community pharmacist, consultant and freelance writer who specializes in pharmacy education. She has performed freelance work writing and editing practice questions for various pharmacy technician exams, as well as has written and revised continuing education programs for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. She has also written for Natural Standard, summarizing research studies on dietary supplements and working on the company blog.  Dr. Ingersoll-Blair graduated from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts in 2009 with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree.

Activity Type - Knowledge-based

Target Audience - Pharmacists, Pharmacists Technicians

Disclosures:

  • Contact hours will be awarded through the expiration date.
  • You must score 75% or higher on the final exam and complete the course evaluation to pass this course and have your record of completion submitted through CPE Monitor and to the NABP.
  • Through our review process, Elite ensures that this course content is presented in a balanced, unbiased manner and is free from commercial influence. It is Elite's policy not to accept commercial support.
  • All persons involved in the planning and development of this course have disclosed no relevant financial relationships or other conflicts of interest related to the course content.

ACPE Logo

Elite Professional Education, LLC. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.