24.174.2106 REGISTERED PHARMACIST CONTINUING EDUCATION - APPROVED PROGRAMS
(1) Continuing education programs sponsored by providers that are approved by the following organizations will automatically qualify for continuing education credit:
(a) the American Council on Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE);
(b) programs that have been approved for Continuing Medical Education (CME) by a state Board of Medical Examiners or its equivalent; or
(c) the American Board of Medical Specialties.
(2) Pharmacists may receive CEU for programs other than those on the ACPE list of providers by applying for prior approval by the board or its designee on board-approved forms.
(3) Pharmacists participating in programs that have not received prior approval risk disallowance of credit.
History: 37-1-319, MCA; IMP, 37-1-306, MCA; NEW, 1978 MAR p. 1740, Eff. 12/29/78; TRANS, from Dept. of Prof. & Occup. Lic., Ch. 274, L. 1981, Eff. 7/1/81; AMD, 1986 MAR p. 945, Eff. 5/30/86; AMD, 1998 MAR p. 3103, Eff. 11/20/98; AMD, 2002 MAR p. 178, Eff. 2/1/02; TRANS, from Commerce, 2002 MAR p. 904; AMD, 2003 MAR p. 109, Eff. 12/27/02; AMD, 2011 MAR p. 1148, Eff. 6/24/11.