Hurricane Michael Response from the Georgia Board of Pharmacy

​The Georgia Board of Pharmacy, at its meeting on October 10, 2018, adopted an emergency policy and statement of interpretation in response to Hurricane Michael.

Hurricane Florence Response from the Georgia Board of Pharmacy

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy, at its meeting on September, 12, 2018, adopted an emergency policy and statement of interpretation in response to Hurricane Florence.

Notices of Public Hearing Regarding: Designated Representatives for DME Suppliers, Central Filling Regulations, Triamcinolone Acetonide Nasal Spray, Sodium Chloride for Catheter Flush, and Continuing Education for Drug Therapy Modification.

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy shall hold a public hearing on the following proposed rules and amendments at its meeting on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 625 Old Peachtree Road, NW, Suwanee, GA 30024.

Notices of Public Hearing Regarding: Durable Medical Equipement Suppliers, Interchangeable Biological Products, and Credit for Returned Expired Drugs

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy shall hold a public hearing on the following proposed rules and amendments at its meeting on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. at the Department of Community Health, 2 Peachtree Street, 5th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303.

Notices of Public Hearing Regarding:Durable Medical Equipment Suppliers, Reverse Distributors, Personnel, Synthetic Fentanyl, Crisis Stabilization Units (CSU) Emergency Drug Kits, and Interchangeable Biological Products

The Georgia Board of Pharmacy shall hold a public hearing on the following proposed rules and amendments at its meeting on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 9:00 AM at the Department of Community Health, 2 Peachtree Street, 36th Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303.

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.