Hurricane Irma Response from the Georgia Board of Pharmacy

Please be reminded, at an emergency meeting on October 7, 2016, the Georgia Board of Pharmacy adopted a policy regarding public emergencies. This policy is now in place.

Notice to Pharmacists and Prescribers Regarding Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP)

The Georgia Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) can accessed by pharmacists and prescribers to view controlled substance prescription data on specific patients. In order to access the program, you must be a registered user. Please go to georgia.pmpaware.net/login to register.

Notice Regarding Standing Order for Prescription of Naloxone for Overdose Prevention

On May 4, 2017, Governor Deal signed HB249, which expands access to naloxone, a life-saving drug for overdose prevention that is critical to stem the tide of opioid epidemic.

Notices of Public Hearing Regarding Notification, Interchangeable Biological Products, and Destruction of Drugs

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy shall hold a public hearing on the following proposed rule changes at its meeting on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 11:30 AM at the Department of Community Health, 2 Peachtree Street, 5th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303.

Notices of Public Hearing Regarding Interchangeable Biological Products and Destruction of Drugs

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy shall hold a public hearing on the following proposed rule changes at its meeting on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 12:30 PM at the Department of Community Health, 2 Peachtree Street, 36th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303.

Notice Regarding Auto-Epinephrine in Schools

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy has prepared the following notice regarding auto-injectable epinephrine for schools.

Notice Regarding DEA Renewal Applications

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy has received information from the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) stating that effective January 1, 2017, DEA will only send out one renewal notification in accordance with Title 21 CFR Section 1301.13(e)(3).

Notices of Public Hearing Regarding Supervision, Delivery by Mail, and Reverse Distributors

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy shall hold a public hearing on the following proposed rule changes at its meeting on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 11:30 AM at the Department of Community Health, 2 Peachtree Street, 36th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303.

Emergency Rule on Naloxone

At its meeting on Wednesday, December 14, 2016, the Georgia Board of Pharmacy adopted Emergency Rule 480-34-0.31-.11 (Naloxone). The rule was adopted to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the public. For more information, please review a copy of the rule below.

Hurricane Matthew Response from the Georgia Board of Pharmacy

At an emergency meeting on October 7, 2016, the Georgia Board of Pharmacy adopted a policy regarding public emergencies.