HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 2808        FILED ON: 1/16/2015

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1910

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Nick Collins

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To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General
Court assembled:

The undersigned legislators and/or citizens respectfully petition for the adoption of the accompanying bill:

An Act relative to improved medication adherence.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Date Added:

Nick Collins

4th Suffolk

1/16/2015

 



HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 2808        FILED ON: 1/16/2015

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1910

By Mr. Collins of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1910) of Nick Collins for legislation to authorize pharmacists to administer injectable drugs and biological products in retail settings.  Public Health.

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Eighty-Ninth General Court
(2015-2016)

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An Act relative to improved medication adherence.

 

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
 

SECTION 1: Sections 24B1/2 of Chapter 112 of the Acts of 2012 is hereby amended by inserting new paragraph at the end of subsection (e) the following new section:- 

(f) A pharmacist in the retail setting, who has a collaborative practice agreement with a supervising physician, may administer injectable drugs and biological products that have been ordered by the supervising physician.