Veteran and military family provisions related to continuing education
||Extension of continuing education requirements.
with section 5903.12 of the Revised Code, the
state board of pharmacy shall grant extension periods and waivers for the
completion of continuing education requirements for active duty veteran members
and the spouses of active duty veterans. If a registered pharmacy technician or
their spouse is called to active duty for military service, the time period
allowed for completion of any continuing education requirements will be
extended by the amount of time that the technician or the technician's spouse
was on active duty.
||Upon receiving the application and proper
documentation, the board's director of licensing shall extend the continuing
education reporting period by an amount of time equal to the total number of
months that the registrant or their spouse spent on active duty during the
current reporting period. For purposes of this division, any portion of a month
served on active duty shall be considered one full month.
shall submit proper documentation certifying the active duty service and the
length of that active duty service. Documentation required to obtain an
extension or waiver pursuant to paragraph (A)(1) of this rule will be published
on the state board of pharmacy's website:www.pharmacy.ohio.gov.
fulfillment of continuing education.
||If a registered pharmacy technician is a veteran, the
state board of pharmacy shall consider relevant military education, training or
service that has been completed by the registration holder no more than two
years prior to the thirty first of march of the year in which a technician's
registration must be renewed when determining the fulfillment of any continuing
||For the board to consider relevant education, training,
or service completed by a registered technician, the registrant shall submit a
request for consideration and evidence or documentation of the education,
training, or service to the director of licensing at least thirty days prior to
the required continuing education reporting period pursuant to rule
of the Administrative Code.
Cite as Ohio Admin. Code 4729:3-5-03
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