Yes, assuming the proper requirements for proper e-prescribing have been met. What are the record requirements for e-prescribed controlled substances?
All records must be backed up daily and stored for a minimum of 2 years 3.
The software must store all applicable dispensing information, such as the number of units dispensed. An individual, other than an intern, extern, or an assistant pharmacist, who performs pharmacy functions under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist 2. A pharmacy technician shall not perform pharmacy functions or be present in the prescription department of a pharmacy unless he or she is under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist.
When supervision is required, a licensed pharmacist shall be jointly responsible and liable for the actions of a pharmacy technician. Are there continuing education requirements for a pharmacy technician?
In addition to any other registration requirements, a pharmacy technician shall complete three hours of continuing education annually, of which one hour shall be live presentation. If a technician chooses not to practice as a pharmacy technician any longer, are they required to keep their license current? However, if that person wants to re-enter the pharmacy technician field in the future, they will have to pay back fees plus penalties to get their lapsed license current. When does a technician need to submit for a renewal registration? Registration starts October 1st and is null and void on December 31st of the expiring registration year. Can prescription orders be transmitted by fax in Alabama?
The digitally signed prescription must then be archived by the software.
The pharmacy software must have logical access controls that restrict access by name or role.
The label must contain the phrase “Caution, federal law prohibits dispensing without a prescription” The label must also contain the name and address of the pharmacy, name of the prescriber, the name of the drug being dispensed, the directions for use, the serial number, 3. The following is required to be on the label of a prescription: 1.