This Week in Health Care

October 10, 2018

Every Wednesday, Stateside Associates selects some health care-related state and local events to highlight in This Week in Health Care.

To provide feedback, or for more information about these issues or Stateside Associates' Health Care Practice, please contact Robert Holden at (703) 525-7466 or rah@stateside.com.


There are no groups events to report.


ALASKA

The Board of Pharmacy will hold a meeting October 12 regarding rules addressing out-of-state wholesale drug distributors, third-party logistics providers and outsourcing facilities. Zack Cairns at zc@stateside.com

IOWA

The Board of Pharmacy will accept comments until October 16 regarding proposed amendments to rules impacting general pharmacy practice and pharmacy technicians. Melissa Martin at mpf@stateside.com

MAINE

The Office of MaineCare Services will hold a public hearing October 15 regarding a proposed rule concerning home health services and telemedicine. Brian LeFort at bl@stateside.com

MISSISSIPPI

The Division of Medicaid will hold a public hearing October 12 regarding proposed amendments to rules related to oxygen and oxygen related equipment. Madison Hetzner at mah@stateside.com

NEW JERSEY

The Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee will hold a public hearing October 15 regarding S.B. 1135, which permits pharmacists to dispense specified drugs in an emergency without a prescription. Jermaine Collins at jac@stateside.com