The Task Force met on August 16-17, 2017, at NABP Headquarters in Mount Prospect, IL. This task force was established in response to Resolution 113-4-17, Task Force on Long-Term Care Pharmacy Rules, which was approved by the NABP membership at the Association’s 113th Annual Meeting in May 2017.
Review of the Task Force Charge:
Task force members reviewed their charge and accepted it as follows:
- Review existing state laws and regulations addressing the practice of long-term care pharmacy.
- Review current requirements for long-term care pharmacy practice contained within the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) and Code of Federal Regulations (CFR).
- Recommend, if necessary, amending the Model State Pharmacy Act and Model Rules of the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (Model Act) addressing applicable state regulation of long-term care pharmacy practice.
- Recommend, if necessary, revisions to the CSA and CFR.
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