Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Pharmacy
Petition 41
Petition Information
Petition Title Deletion of CE requirement for pharmacy technician
Date Filed 11/27/2006   
Announcement Document PFDoc_DHP_41_v1.pdf     (missing)
Petitioner Donald Blevins 
Petitioner's Request To eliminate continuing education requirement for pharmacy technicians.   
Agency's Plan The Board will address this petition at its meeting on January 31, 2007. 
Comment Period Ended 1/24/2007
Agency Decision Take no action    
Response Date 1/31/2007
Agency Decision Summary The agency denied the request because continuing education is required by the Code of Virginia.  Providers will be coding the courses as appropriate for technicians.