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This informational reference map is being presented to assist you in keeping updated on your state's compliance status with USP Chapter 797 and continuing education (CE) renewal requirements through a research project conducted by CriticalPoint, LLC and NABP.

 

South Carolina Board of Pharmacy
110 Centerview Dr, Suite 306
Columbia, SC 29210
Phone: 803/896-4700
Website
State 797 Compliance Status: Direct

 

 STATE <797> COMPLIANCE SURVEY RESULTS

 

Does the state have specific language requiring compliance with USP 797?

No 


Does the state have specific language requiring compliance with Sterile Compounding or Parenteral Preparations regulations?

Yes

 

What is regulation cited and verbiage used?

South Carolina Code of Laws Title 40 - Professions and Occupations - Chapter 43.
Pharmacists - Section 40-43-86(CC) ...compounding regulations and restrictions AND South Carolina Code of Laws Title 40 - Professions and Occupations - Chapter 43.
Pharmacists - Section 40-43-88. Standards for preparation, labeling, and distribution of sterile products by pharmacies

 

 LICENSE AND TRAINING SURVEY RESULTS

 

How many hours of training are required for license renewal?

15

 

How often must you renew your license?    

Annually

 

How many hours of didactic/live training are required for renewal?    

6 hours must be obtained through attendance at lectures, seminars, or workshops.

 

How many hours of pharmacy law are required for license renewals?   

N/A

 

How many hours during the renewal period must be in Sterile Compounding?    

N/A

 

Other information on license renewal training?    

All hours completed in any license year in excess of the requirement may be carried forward for credit in the next license year but may not be carried forward for more than one license year.

 

What is the state law reference number regarding license renewal training?    

South Carolina Code of Laws Title 40 - Professions and Occupations - Chapter 43 Pharmacists - Section 40-43-130

 

What is the name of this section heading?    

Continuing Education

 

What is the verbiage regarding the renewal of license requirements?    

(B) Each licensed pharmacist, as a condition of an active status license renewal, shall complete fifteen hours (1.5 CEU's) of American Council on Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE) accredited continuing pharmacy education or continuing medical education (CME), Category I, or both, each license year. Of the fifteen hours, a minimum of six hours must be obtained through attendance at lectures, seminars, or workshops. At least fifty percent of the total number of hours required must be in drug therapy or patient management.

 

 

 

 

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