Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Hearing, May 24, 2016
Notice of Permanent Rulemaking - Contraceptive Prescribing - Effective 5/1/16
Delayed - Implementation of Oregon Auto Refill Rules OAR 855-041-1120 (5) – (8) - 3/9/16
National Drug Take-Back Day - April 30, 2016 *NEW*
National Transportation Safety Board Statement
Permanent Rule Changes *Effective 01/01/16
Temporary Rules - Effective Operative 1/1/16
Cultural Competency Statement
U.S. Food and Drug Administration - Press Announcements
Do You Know What a Doctor Shopper Looks Like?
Americans abuse prescription drugs more than cocaine, heroin, and hallucinogens co
mbined. The "Red Flags" video helps pharmacists identify the warning signs of prescription drug abuse and diversion. Click here
to view the video.
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