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Pharmacists To Serve As Practitioners

Concerning the allowance of a pharmacist to serve as a practitioner under certain circumstances.
2018 Regular Session
Health Care & Health Insurance
Bill Summary

Pharmacists - prescriptive authority - over-the-counter medications - collaborative pharmacy practice agreement. The act clarifies that for purposes of laws pertaining to pharmaceutical care, a licensed and qualified pharmacist may prescribe over-the-counter medication under the "Colorado Medical Assistance Act" or within the parameters of a statewide drug therapy protocol pursuant to a collaborative pharmacy practice agreement.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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Bill Text

Pursuant to HJR20-1007, the Second Regular Session of the 72nd General Assembly is Temporarily Adjourned until 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2020. 

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The legislature will meet in limited session on Monday, March 30th. The Capitol will be open for the duration of the session for those with essential business related to the session. The building will not be available for public tours. People without essential business are encouraged to access the session through the General Assembly website and Colorado Channel.  Anybody with essential business related to the session will be required to practice appropriate social distancing measures.