36-11-71 Central pharmacy, remote pharmacy, and telepharmacy practice defined.
Central pharmacy, remote pharmacy, and telepharmacy practice defined.
as used in this section and § 36-11-72 mean:
"Central pharmacy," a pharmacy with one or more remote pharmacies in which all sites
are connected via computer link, video link, and audio link. The central pharmacy may
be retail or hospital-based;
"Remote pharmacy," a pharmacy staffed by a registered pharmacy technician with access
to a central pharmacy with a registered pharmacist by computer link, video link, and audio
link while open;
"Telepharmacy practice," the practice whereby a licensed pharmacist uses
telecommunications technology to provide personalized, electronically documented, real-time pharmaceutical care to patients at a remote pharmacy, including prescription
dispensing and counseling, and to oversee and supervise remote pharmacy operations.
SL 2007, ch 214, § 1.