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§ 1707.1. Duty to Maintain Medication Profiles (Patient Medication Records).


Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 16. Professional and Vocational Regulations
Division 17. California State Board of Pharmacy
Article 2. Pharmacies (Refs & Annos)
16 CCR § 1707.1
§ 1707.1. Duty to Maintain Medication Profiles (Patient Medication Records).
(a) A pharmacy shall maintain medication profiles on all patients who have prescriptions filled in that pharmacy except when the pharmacist has reasonable belief that the patient will not continue to obtain prescription medications from that pharmacy.
(1) A patient medication record shall be maintained in an automated data processing or manual record mode such that the following information is readily retrievable during the pharmacy's normal operating hours.
(A) The patient's full name and address, telephone number, date of birth (or age) and gender;
(B) For each prescription dispensed by the pharmacy:
1. The name, strength, dosage form, route of administration, if other than oral, quantity and directions for use of any drug dispensed;
2. The prescriber's name and where appropriate, license number, DEA registration number or other unique identifier;
3. The date on which a drug was dispensed or refilled;
4. The prescription number for each prescription; and
5. The information required by section 1717.
(C) Any of the following which may relate to drug therapy: patient allergies, idiosyncracies, current medications and relevant prior medications including nonprescription medications and relevant devices, or medical conditions which are communicated by the patient or the patient's agent.
(D) Any other information which the pharmacist, in his or her professional judgment, deems appropriate.
(2) The patient medication record shall be maintained for at least one year from the date when the last prescription was filled.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 4005, 4121 and 4122, Business and Professions Code. Reference: Sections 4005, 4121 and 4122, Business and Professions Code.
1. Renumbering and amendment of former section 1707.1 to section 1707.2 and new section 1707.1 filed 8-10-90; operative 3-1-91 (Register 90, No. 39). For prior history, see Register 86, No. 27.
2. Request for change in operative date to 1-1-92 pursuant to Government Code section 11346.2 filed 1-11-91; operative 1-11-91 (Register 91, No. 6).
3. Request for change in operative date to 11-1-92 filed 12-23-91 as an emergency; operative 12-23-91 (Register 92, No. 11). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL 4-21-92 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
4. Certificate of Compliance as to 12-23-91 order transmitted to OAL 4-21-92 and filed 5-28-92 (Register 92, No. 22).
5. Amendment of subsections (a)(1)(A), (B) and (C) filed 3-12-93; operative 4-12-93 (Register 93, No. 11).
6. Editorial correction of subsection (a)(1)(D) (Register 95, No. 16).
7. Change without regulatory effect amending Note filed 9-11-2002 pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 2002, No. 37).
This database is current through 5/6/22 Register 2022, No. 18
16 CCR § 1707.1, 16 CA ADC § 1707.1
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