36-11-2.2 Practice of pharmacy defined.
Practice of pharmacy defined.
The practice of pharmacy means:
Interpretation and evaluation of prescription drug orders and dispensing in the patient's
Provision of patient counseling and pharmaceutical care; and
The responsibility for compounding, distributing, labeling, and storage of drugs and for
maintaining proper records for them.
The practice of pharmacy does not authorize a pharmacist to prescribe drugs as a practitioner or
to dispense drugs without a prescription drug order.
Nothing in this section may be construed to prevent or restrict the practices, services, or activities
of a person licensed in this state by any other law from engaging in the profession or occupation for
which he is licensed if he is performing services within his authorized scope of practice.
Source: SL 1993, ch 278, § 1.