(1) In order to
qualify for specialty pharmacy practice certification, the applicant must be a
pharmacist currently licensed and in good standing with the State of Georgia,
and pass an examination approved by the Board in the specific area of
speciality practice. A person who has already passed the examination and meets
all requirements may make application to the Board on a form approved by the
Board and pay the fee in the amount provided in the Board's fee
(2) The board has
approved the Disease State Management Examinations of the National Association
of Boards of Pharmacy, or its successor organization.
Licensed pharmacist who have a specialty
pharmacy practice certification must complete a minimum of ten (10) hours of
continuing education in each specific area of specialty during each biennium
renewal period. The hours obtained herein may be used to fulfill the continuing
education requirements as contained in Chapters
Ga. Comp. R. & Regs.
Original Rule entitled
"Qualifications" adopted. F. Mar. 21,
2001; eff. Apr. 10, 2001.