.02 Definitions.

A. In this chapter, the following terms have the meanings indicated.

B. Terms Defined.

(1) "Board" means the Board of Dental Examiners, the Board of Physician Quality Assurance, or the Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners.

(2) "Licensee" means the dentist, physician, or podiatrist who is licensed by the appropriate Board to practice in Maryland.

(3) "Public interest" means the dispensing of prescription drugs by a licensee to a patient when a pharmacy is not conveniently available to the patient.