In-state providers who desire to become approved by the state board of pharmacy must demonstrate ability and willingness to offer quality continuing pharmacy education in a responsible manner and shall submit evidence of this on applications supplied by the board. The minimal criteria include:
(A) There shall be a responsible person charged with the administration of the continuing pharmacy education program and liaison with the board. Unless otherwise approved by the board, the responsible person shall be a pharmacist licensed to practice pharmacy in Ohio.
(B) Providers shall award continuing pharmacy education credit to successful participants in terms of C.E.U.s.
(C) Providers shall maintain a list of successful program or experience participants and their Ohio registration numbers for a five-year period to be made available to the board on request.
(D) Providers shall award a certificate to each successful participant containing at least the following information:
(1) The name of the provider;
(2) The completion date of the experience;
(3) The name of the participant;
(4) The title of the experience;
(5) The number of C.E.U.s the experience has been assigned;
(6) The program or experience identification number according to the numbering system designated by the board; and
(7) The positive identification of the responsible person.
(E) Ohio jurisprudence program providers shall submit a provider program notice or a sample of the program or experience certificate to the board no later than fourteen days after a program is presented.
(F) Providers shall develop and employ evaluation techniques that will assess the effectiveness of the continuing pharmacy education experiences with the goal of continual improvement.
(G) Providers should utilize an evaluation mechanism for the purpose of allowing each participant to assess the achievement of personal objectives.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 11/17/2017
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4729.26
Rule Amplifies: 4729.12
Prior Effective Dates: 11/20/1972, 09/15/1979, 03/21/1988, 03/01/1999, 01/01/2009, 08/22/2014