Overview of Arizona Pharmacy Law, 2nd Edition


About the Course 
This continuing education course provides important background information on the Arizona State Board of Pharmacy, its role in revising and adopting changes to the law, and important Arizona State Pharmacy Law updates from Early 2021 through the first half of 2023.

Learning Outcomes 
Upon the completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  • Describe the make-up, powers, and responsibilities of the Arizona State Board of Pharmacy
  • Identify the role of the Arizona State Board of Pharmacy in introducing new legislation or revising existing legislation
  • Explain the process of participating in Arizona State pharmacy rule changes and where to find updates to Arizona State pharmacy law
  • Discuss the initial and continuous eligibility requirements for an Arizona license to practice pharmacy
  • Discuss the initial and continuous eligibility requirements for an Arizona pharmacy permit
  • Explain important aspects of the scope of pharmacy practice in Arizona
  • Describe updates to Arizona Pharmacy law occurring between January 2021 and May 2023.

About the Author/Presenter 
Patricia Weiser is a licensed pharmacist and freelance medical writer. She earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania. She has more than 14 years of clinical experience as a community and hospital pharmacist. Dr. Weiser is passionate about preventative healthcare. Through writing, she strives to educate and empower people to take an active role in managing their health and wellness.

How to Receive Credit 

  • Read the entire course online or in print which requires a 3-hour commitment of time. 
  • After completion of the course, complete the final examination.  A passing grade of 75% is required. Test questions link content to learning outcomes as a method to enhance individualized learning and material retention.  
    Note to Nursing professionals: Depending on your state requirements, you will be asked to either affirm that you have completed the course, or you will be required to complete the Post-test included in the course.
  • Provide required personal information and payment information.
  • Complete the mandatory course evaluation.
  • Print your Certificate of Completion.

Resolution of Conflict of Interest 
Colibri Healthcare, LLC implemented mechanisms prior to the planning and implementation of the continuing education activity, to identify and resolve conflicts of interest for all individuals in a position to control content of the course activity.

Sponsorship/Commercial Support and Non-Endorsement 
It is the policy of Colibri not to accept commercial support. Furthermore, commercial interests are prohibited from distributing or providing access to this activity to learners.

The information provided in this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition. 
©2023: All Rights Reserved. Materials may not be reproduced without the expressed written permission or consent of Colibri Healthcare, LLC. The materials presented in this course are meant to provide the consumer with general information on the topics covered. The information provided was prepared by professionals with practical knowledge of the areas covered. It is not meant to provide medical, legal, or professional advice. Colibri Healthcare, LLC recommends that you consult a medical, legal, or professional services expert licensed in your state. Colibri Healthcare, LLC has made all reasonable efforts to ensure that all content provided in this course is accurate and up to date at the time of printing but does not represent or warrant that it will apply to your situation nor circumstances and assumes no liability from reliance on these materials. Quotes are collected from customer feedback surveys. The models are intended to be representative and not actual customers.

Accreditations and Approvals 
Colibri Healthcare, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. (Provider #0607). Your hours will be reported to CPE Monitor within 10 business days after course completion. 
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Colibri Healthcare, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmaceutical education. (Provider #0607).  


Target Audience 
Pharmacy Technicians