201 KAR 2:095. Dispensing responsibilities.


      RELATES TO: KRS 315.010(19), (25), 315.020, 315.050

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 315.020(4), 315.191(1)(a)

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 315.191(1)(a) requires the board to promulgate administrative regulations necessary to regulate and control the practice of pharmacists. This administrative regulation establishes the professional responsibilities of a pharmacist and a pharmacist intern under supervision.


      Section 1. Pursuant to KRS 315.020(4), a pharmacist intern shall perform professional acts within the practice of pharmacy under the immediate supervision and direction of a registered pharmacist.


      Section 2. A pharmacist intern who has successfully completed his first professional year coursework of a Bachelor's of Science in Pharmacy or Doctor of Pharmacy degree program at an accredited school or college of pharmacy may, at the discretion of the supervising pharmacist, engage in delegated acts of professional practice pursuant to supervision as defined by KRS 315.010(25).


      Section 3. A pharmacist shall be responsible for all the actions of the pharmacist intern. (Rx-12; 1 Ky.R. 718; Am. 2 Ky.R. 172; eff. 9-10-75; 11 Ky.R. 1615; eff. 6-4-85; 26 Ky.R. 1118; eff. 12-15-99.)