assembly Bill A6699

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Authorizes physicians and pharmacists to enter into comprehensive medication management protocols for their patients

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Jan 05, 2022 referred to higher education
Mar 25, 2021 referred to higher education

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A6699 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6110
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 29-H §2999-ff, Pub Health L; add §6801-c, Ed L; amd §5, Chap 21 of 2011
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A8664, S7682
2019-2020: A3849, S5296

A6699 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes physicians and pharmacists to enter into comprehensive medication management protocols for their patients.

A6699 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6699
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 25, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced   by   M.  of  A.  McDONALD,  BENEDETTO,  SEAWRIGHT,  JOYNER,
   J. M. GIGLIO, NIOU, CAHILL, STECK, LUPARDO,  JONES,  COLTON,  DICKENS,
   FAHY, RA, SAYEGH, ASHBY, MORINELLO, BYRNES, GOTTFRIED, GRIFFIN, GALEF,
   WALCZYK,  WALLACE  --  Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of A. ENGLEBRIGHT,
   HAWLEY, TAGUE -- read once and referred to  the  Committee  on  Higher
   Education
 
 AN ACT to amend the public health law and the education law, in relation
   to comprehensive medication management; and to amend chapter 21 of the
   laws  of 2011 amending the education law relating to authorizing phar-
   macists to perform collaborative drug therapy management  with  physi-
   cians  in  certain  settings,  in relation to making the provisions of
   such chapter permanent
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  The  public health law is amended by adding a new article
 29-H to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 29-H
                    COMPREHENSIVE MEDICATION MANAGEMENT
 SECTION 2999-FF. COMPREHENSIVE MEDICATION MANAGEMENT.
   § 2999-FF. COMPREHENSIVE MEDICATION  MANAGEMENT.  1.  DEFINITIONS.  AS
 USED IN THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEAN-
 INGS:
   (A) QUALIFIED PHARMACIST. THE TERM "QUALIFIED PHARMACIST" SHALL MEAN A
 PHARMACIST  WHO  MAINTAINS  A  CURRENT  UNRESTRICTED LICENSE PURSUANT TO
 ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-SEVEN OF THE EDUCATION LAW, WHO HAS A MINIMUM
 OF TWO YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN PATIENT CARE AS  A  PRACTICING  PHARMACIST
 WITHIN  THE  LAST FIVE YEARS, AND WHO HAS DEMONSTRATED COMPETENCY IN THE
 MEDICATION MANAGEMENT OF PATIENTS WITH A CHRONIC  DISEASE  OR  DISEASES,
 INCLUDING,  BUT  NOT  LIMITED TO, THE COMPLETION OF ONE OR MORE PROGRAMS
 WHICH ARE ACCREDITED BY THE ACCREDITATION COUNCIL  FOR  PHARMACY  EDUCA-

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD10613-01-1