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PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACIES

24-hour pharmacies, highway sign franchise program, Minn. Statutes 2014 160.80

Addresses, tuberculosis health order hearings, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.4805

Alcoholic beverages, Minn. Statutes 2014 340A.405, 2014 340A.411, 2014 340A.412

Assistants, Pharmacy Board, duties, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

Automated drug distribution systems, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.58

Billing

Contract prescription drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.415

Medical assistance spenddown reimbursements, Minn. Statutes 2014 256B.0625

Uniform forms, Minn. Statutes 2014 62J.51, 2014 62J.52

Burglary, Minn. Statutes 2014 609.582

Cancer drug repository program, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.55, 2014 295.582

Cease and desist orders, enforcement, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

Central service pharmacies, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.01, 2014 151.215

Certified copies, medical records, tuberculosis, reportable persons, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.4804

Clinical medical education programs, Minn. Statutes 2014 62J.692

Compounding, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.253

Contested cases, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

Continuing education, licenses, renewals, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.13, 2014 214.12

Contract pricing of prescription drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.415

Contracts and agreements

Pharmacy benefits, disclosure provisions, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.214, 2014 214.121

Pharmacy benefits managers (PBMs), Minn. Statutes 2014 151.62, 2014 151.71

Controlled substance diversion, employer mandatory reporting, Minn. Statutes 2014 214.33

Controlled substances

False representation, Minn. Statutes 2014 152.025

Prescriptions, Minn. Statutes 2014 152.10, 2014 152.11, 2014 152.12, 2014 152.126

Record keeping, Minn. Statutes 2014 152.0974, 2014 152.11

Simulated, prescribing and dispensing, Minn. Statutes 2014 152.097

Definitions

Controlled substances, Minn. Statutes 2014 152.01

Licensed health professionals, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.4172

Occupational safety and health, Minn. Statutes 2014 182.651

Pharmacy audit integrity program, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.61

Pharmacy law, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.01

Professional firms, Minn. Statutes 2014 319B.02

Repackaged drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.415

Tuberculosis Health Threat Act, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.4803

Veterinary medicine, Minn. Statutes 2014 156.16

Directories, Minn. Statutes 2014 214.071

Disciplinary action

Data collection violations, Minn. Statutes 2014 152.126

Grounds for

Health professionals services program, Minn. Statutes 2014 214.355

Reporting to Pharmacy Board, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.071 to 2014 151.075

Health care provider tax, Minn. Statutes 2014 214.16

Reporting obligations, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.072

Disclosure

Cost of prescription drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 62J.052

Generic equivalent drug substitutions, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.21

Prescriptions, pharmacy benefits, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.214

Drug utilization review and patient counseling

Practice of pharmacy, drug therapy and patient counseling defined as, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.01

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

Violations

Cease and desist orders, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

Disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

Drugs and medicine

Controlled substances, see same under this topic

Generic equivalent drug substitutions, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.21

Legend drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.37

Repackaged prescription drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.415

Sales, discounts, to aged persons, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.26

Topical ocular drugs, sales to optometrists, Minn. Statutes 2014 148.574

Vaccinations, prescribing, dispensing, and administering, Minn. Statutes 2014 145.671, 2014 145.672, 2014 151.01

Veterinary legend drugs, use, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.15

Education and training

Clinical medical education programs, Minn. Statutes 2014 62J.692

Trainees, Minn. Statutes 2014 62J.692

Vaccines, administering, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.01

Electronic prescription drug program, Minn. Statutes 2014 62J.497

Federally restricted medical gases, sales, violations, generally, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.29

Fines, violations, generally, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

Health care taxes, Minn. Statutes 2014 295.50, 2014 295.53, 2014 295.56, 2014 295.582

Health professional education loan forgiveness program, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.1501

Hearings, licenses, effect on, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

Hypodermic needles, possession and sale, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.40

Identity and identification, name tags, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.6585

Infection control practitioners, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.4803

Information exchange, vaccination records, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.3351

Information given

Generic equivalent drug substitutions, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.21

MinnesotaCare eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2014 256B.0625

Repackaged prescription drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.415

Inspections

Pharmacy Board, duties, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

Insurance fraud, see under FRAUD

Interns

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.01, 2014 152.01

Disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.071 to 2014 151.075

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.071, 2014 151.101

Public retirement plans, coverage exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2014 353.01

Investigations, cooperation, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.074

Lawsuits

City attorneys, duties, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.30

County attorneys, duties, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.30

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.30

Malpractice, Minn. Statutes 2014 145.682

Legend drugs, possession and sale, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.37

Letters of interest, health care county-based purchasing, implementation delay, Minn. Statutes 2014 256B.69

Liability

Cancer drug repository program, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.55

Child abuse and maltreatment reporting, Minn. Statutes 2014 626.556

Controlled substances, prescription reporting, Minn. Statutes 2014 152.126

Drug abuse by pregnant women, Minn. Statutes 2014 626.5561

Health threat to others, reporting, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.4175

Quality of drugs, medicines, chemicals, and poisons, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.22

Repackaged prescription drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.415

Reporting of violations, immunity, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.073

Tuberculosis, good faith reporting, immunity, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.4804

Licensed health professionals, pharmacists defined as, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.4172, 2014 144.4803

Licenses

Age requirement, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.10

Collateral sanctions, Minn. Statutes 2014 609B.130

Denial, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

English language proficiency, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.10

Examinations, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06, 2014 151.07, 2014 151.10, 2014 151.12

Expedited and temporary licensing, armed forces members, Minn. Statutes 2014 197.4552

Expiration, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.13

Fees, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06, 2014 151.065, 2014 151.07, 2014 151.12 to 2014 151.14

Food licensing, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2014 28A.15

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.19

Graduation requirements, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.10

Inactive status, standards, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.095

Internship requirements, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.10, 2014 151.101

Notice received, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06, 2014 151.07

Pesticide dealers, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2014 18B.31

Pharmacy Board, duties, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

Practicing without, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

Qualifications of applicants, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.10

Reciprocity, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.12

Record keeping, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.07

Refusal, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

Reinstatement, fees, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06, 2014 151.13, 2014 151.14

Reissued licenses, conditions, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.071

Renewals, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06, 2014 151.13, 2014 151.14, 2014 214.12

Suspension or revocation, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06, 2014 151.071, 2014 214.077, 2014 214.32

Tax clearance certificate, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.071

Temporary suspension, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.071

3.2 percent malt liquor, on-sale, Minn. Statutes 2014 340A.411

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

Licensing board, see PHARMACY BOARD

Limited service pharmacies, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.01, 2014 151.19

Loans to, income-contingent loan repayment program, Minn. Statutes 2014 136A.1703, 2014 136A.1785

Malpractice, lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2014 145.682

Marijuana and controlled substances taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2014 297D.06

Medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2014 256B.0625

Medical cannabis, distribution

Criminal and civil protections, Minn. Statutes 2014 152.32

Manufacturer duties, Minn. Statutes 2014 152.29

Medical records, access, see Access to data under MEDICAL RECORDS

Medication education services, medical assistance, adult rehabilitative mental health services, Minn. Statutes 2014 256B.0623

Medication therapy management, Minn. Statutes 2014 62Q.676, 2014 256B.0625

Minnesota Society of Hospital Pharmacists, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.04

Minnesota State Pharmaceutical Association, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.04

Names

Tuberculosis health order hearings, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.4805

Unlawful use, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.18

Payments to, medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2014 256B.0625

Pediatric vaccine administration program, Minn. Statutes 2014 145.671, 2014 145.672

Pharmacist in charge, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.01, 2014 151.34

Pharmacist intern, see Interns under this topic

Pharmacists associations

Members, lists, submitting to Human Services Department, Minn. Statutes 2014 256B.0625

Minnesota Society of Hospital Pharmacists, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.04

Minnesota State Pharmaceutical Association, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.04

Recommendations by, medical assistance Formulary Committee, Minn. Statutes 2014 256B.0625

Pharmacy audit integrity program

Appeals, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.66

Audit procedures and processes, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.63

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.60 to 2014 151.70

Investigative audits, application of law, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.69

Maximum allowable cost pricing, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.71

Plan sponsors, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.61, 2014 151.63, 2014 151.68

Purpose, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.60

Records and record keeping, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.63, 2014 151.65

Recoupments or chargebacks, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.63, 2014 151.64, 2014 151.67, 2014 151.68

Reports, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.67

Violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.70

Pharmacy benefits managers (PBMs)

Contracts, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.62, 2014 151.71

Maximum allowable cost pricing, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.71

Pharmacy audit integrity program, see same under this topic

Pharmacy Board, see PHARMACY BOARD

Pharmacy Practice Act, generally, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.01 to 2014 151.40

Pharmacy technicians

Disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.071 to 2014 151.075

Duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.01, 2014 151.102

Health professional shortage areas, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.19

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.071

Registration, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

Placebos, prescribing and dispensing, Minn. Statutes 2014 152.097

Practice of pharmacy, defined, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.01

Preceptors, see Interns under this topic

Precursor substances, sales, Minn. Statutes 2014 152.0974

Prescribing authority

Optometrists, Minn. Statutes 2014 148.571, 2014 148.574

Over-the-counter drugs, medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2014 256B.0625

Vaccinations, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.01

Prescription drugs, duties regarding

Consumer protection, Minn. Statutes 2014 325F.784

Contract pricing, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.415

Free and discounted prescription drug programs, Minn. Statutes 2014 147.37

Pharmacy benefits, Minn. Statutes 2014 214.121

Repackaged drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.415

Prescription Monitoring Program Advisory Task Force, representation, Minn. Statutes 2014 152.126

Prices, Health Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.699

Professional corporations

Generally, see PROFESSIONAL CORPORATIONS

Licensure and registration fees, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.065

Professional firms, authority to organize, Minn. Statutes 2014 319B.40

Professionals, pharmacists defined as

Health care information, review organization, Minn. Statutes 2014 145.61

Professional firms, Minn. Statutes 2014 319B.02

Proprietors, responsible for compounding drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.15

Pull-tabs, use prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2014 349.151

Quality of drugs, liability, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.22

Records and record keeping

Cancer drug repository program, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.55

Maternal death studies, Minn. Statutes 2014 145.901

Pharmacy audit integrity program, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.63, 2014 151.65

Prescriptions and refills, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.211

Repackaged prescription drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.415

Reporting obligations, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.072

Vaccination records, information exchange, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.3351

Regulated persons, pharmacists defined as, Minn. Statutes 2014 214.16

Reports given

Child abuse and maltreatment, Minn. Statutes 2014 626.556

Controlled substances prescriptions, Minn. Statutes 2014 152.126

Disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.072 to 2014 151.073

Health care taxes, qualifying exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2014 295.53

Health threats to others, liability, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.4175

Suspicious wounds, Minn. Statutes 2014 626.52 to 2014 626.55

Tuberculosis, reportable persons, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.4804

Vaccines, administering, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.01

Residents, public retirement plans, coverage exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2014 353.01

Rural pharmacy planning and transition grants, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.1476

Sales

Drugs and medicine, discounts to aged persons, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.26

Prices, Health Department duties, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.699

Topical ocular drugs, sales to authorized optometrists, Minn. Statutes 2014 148.574

Scope of practice, abortion, health plan companies, compliance, Minn. Statutes 2014 62Q.145

Services

Data collection, health care spending, Minn. Statutes 2014 62J.38

Medical assistance, coverage, Minn. Statutes 2014 256B.0625

Signs

Highway sign franchise program, Minn. Statutes 2014 160.80

Substitutions, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.21

Technically qualified individuals, pharmacists defined as, Minn. Statutes 2014 182.651

Technicians, see Pharmacy technicians under this topic

Testimony, tuberculosis carriers, endangerment to public health, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.4809

Titles, unlawful use, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.17

Trainees, Minn. Statutes 2014 62J.692

Unit dose packaging systems, medical assistance, nursing facilities, Minn. Statutes 2014 256B.48

Unused drugs, returns, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.44, 2014 151.56

Veterinary legend drugs, use, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.15

Violations and penalties

Adulteration or misbranding of drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

Collateral sanctions, Minn. Statutes 2014 609B.130

Compounding drugs unlawful under certain conditions, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.15

Dispensing legend drug without prescription, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

Embargoed articles, removal or disposal, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

False advertising, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.18

False personation, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.17

Federally restricted medical gases, sales without proper registration, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06, 2014 151.34

Habitual indulgence in use of narcotics, stimulants, depressant drugs, or intoxicating liquors, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

Health threat to others, false reports, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.4175

Homicide resulting from unlawful compounding of drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.16

Illegal procurement or possession of legend drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.37

Inspections, refusal to permit, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

Labels and labeling, violations, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

Licenses, violations, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06, 2014 151.071, 2014 151.34

Manufacture, sale or delivery of adulterated or misbranded drugs, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

Misbranding, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

Misleading name, unlawful use, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.18

Operating a pharmacy without a pharmacist in charge, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

Operating a pharmacy without proper registration, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

Operation of pharmacy without pharmacist present and on duty, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.06

Pharmacy audit integrity program, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.70

Prescription substitutions unlawful, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.21

Records, refusal to permit access to, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

Sample drugs, careless distribution, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.33

Substitutions, violations, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.21

Titles, unlawful use, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.17, 2014 151.37

Trade secrets, revealing to unauthorized persons, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.34

Wholesale drug distributors, pharmacies defined as, Minn. Statutes 2014 151.44

Workers' compensation, employer designated, Minn. Statutes 2014 176.135