Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Health Professions
Board
Board of Pharmacy
chapter
Regulations Governing the Practice of Pharmacy [18 VAC 110 ‑ 20]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Action:
Administration of drugs by emergency medical services personnel
 
General Information
Action Summary Section 500 is amended to conform the requirement for administration of drugs by emergency medical services personnel to the changes in § 54.1-3408, adopted in Chapter 191 of the 2013 Acts of the Assembly. Since EMS personnel are allowed to administer drugs and devices in accordance with oral or written orders or by standing protocol, the regulatory requirements for a medical practitioner to sign the administration record is not consistent with the statutory language and are deleted.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Exempt Citation: § 2.2-4006 A 4
RIS Project Yes  [003782]
Associated Mandates Administration of drugs by EMS agencies
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6636 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/25/2013.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Caroline Juran, RPh  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address: caroline.juran@dhp.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-4456    FAX: (804)527-4472    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.