SB0110 (CH0822)

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Public Health - Expedited Partner Therapy - Trichomoniasis and Pharmacist Dispensing

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 822

Synopsis:Authorizing, notwithstanding any other provision of law, a licensed pharmacist to prescribe, dispense or otherwise provide antibiotic therapy to a specified partner of a patient diagnosed with trichomoniasis without making a personal physical assessment.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Conway
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Pharmacists and Pharmacies
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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November 28, 2017 1:09 P.M.