Nonopioid Alternatives Pamphlet

2020 legislation amended the requirements for non-opioid alternatives. Click here to access the pamphlet for “Information on Nonopioid Alternatives for the Treatment of Pain” Continue reading

New Legislation Impacting Your Profession

Click here to view a full list of bill summaries from the 2020 Florida Legislative Session that may impact your profession. Continue reading

Reporting of COVID-19 for Health Care Providers and Facilities

COVID-19 positive patients and COVID-19 laboratory results are subject to mandatory reporting to the Florida Department of Health under Section 381.0031, Florida Statutes. Continue reading

Pharmacists May Order and Administer COVID-19 Tests

Emergency Order 20-006 allows a licensed pharmacist to order and administer FDA approved COVID-19 tests Continue reading

Pearson Vue Test Center/NABP Update Related to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

As concerns related to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) continue, NABP is working closely with Pearson VUE to ensure the safety of the testing candidates Continue reading

Gov. DeSantis declares a State of Emergency in FL in response to COVID-19

Under a State of Emergency, a pharmacist, in his or her professional judgment, may be able to refill prescriptions early Continue reading

New Coronavirus: COVID-19

The Florida Department of Health (Department) is working closely with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to closely monitor the current outbreak of 2019 novel coronavirus. Continue reading

Electronic Prescribing Requirements

Click here for the new requirements requiring prescribers to generate and transmit all prescriptions electronically Continue reading

First Quarterly Performance Report Released for the 2019-2020 Fiscal Year

The Quarterly Performance Report for the first quarter of the 2019-2020 fiscal year is now available online. Continue reading

Hepatitis A Public Health Emergency

Florida, like other parts of the United States, is experiencing a Public Health Emergency as a result of Hepatitis A Virus (HAV). Click here for more information. Continue reading