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(Effective December 1, 2021)

PDFWAC 246-945-178

Pharmacist continuing education.

(1) As part of the process to renew a pharmacist license, a pharmacist shall complete CPE in compliance with this section.
(2) A pharmacist shall complete the equivalent of 3.0 of CPE hours (equal to thirty contact hours) administered by an ACPE accredited provider each license renewal cycle.
(3) A pharmacist shall register with a program designated by the commission for tracking completed CPE hours.
(4) A pharmacist shall complete a one-time training in suicide screening and referral by the end of the first full renewal cycle after initial licensure. The training must meet the following requirements:
(a) Be at least three hours long;
(b) Be from the department of health's model list of approved suicide prevention training programs, and include content related to imminent harm via lethal means; and
(c) The hours spent completing the training in this subsection may count toward meeting CPE requirements.
(5) CPE hours cannot be carried over to the next renewal cycle.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 18.64.005 and 18.64A.020. WSR 21-04-145, § 246-945-178, filed 2/3/21, effective 12/1/21. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.64.005, 18.64.080, 18.130.075, 18.64.043, 18.64.044, 18.64.045, 18.64.046, 18.64.370, 18.64.460, 69.50.310, 18.64.011, 18.64.245, 18.64.470, 18.64.255, 18.64.205, 18.64.253, 18.64.410, 18.64.500, 18.64.590. WSR 20-12-072, § 246-945-178, filed 6/1/20, effective 3/1/21.]
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