A. A licensee shall submit an application to the appropriate Board on the form that the Board requires.
B. A licensee may not dispense prescription drugs until a written permit is received from the appropriate Board, except that a written permit is not required in order to dispense starter dosages or samples provided without charge.
C. A licensee shall personally prepare and dispense prescription drugs.
D. A licensee shall dispense prescription drugs only to the patients of the licensee.
E. A licensee shall comply with the labeling requirements set forth in Health Occupations Article, §12-505, Annotated Code of Maryland.
F. A licensee shall comply with the child resistant packaging requirements set forth in Health-General Article, Title 22, Subtitle 3, Annotated Code of Maryland.
G. A licensee shall comply with drug recalls.
H. A licensee shall record the dispensing of the prescription drug on the patient's chart.
I. A licensee may not have a substantial financial interest in a pharmacy.
J. A licensee shall, except for starter dosages or samples provided without charge, provide the patient with a written prescription.
K. A licensee shall maintain for at least 5 years:
(1) A separate file for Schedule II prescriptions; and
(2) Another file for other prescriptions.
L. A licensee shall maintain biennial inventories of all stocks of controlled substances.
M. A licensee shall dispense prescription drugs to a patient only when the patient determines that a pharmacy is not conveniently available to the patient.
N. In each patient's chart for each patient to whom prescription drugs are dispensed, a licensee shall maintain a single form which:
(1) Indicates that a pharmacy is not conveniently available to the patient;
(2) States that the determination that a pharmacy is not conveniently available was made solely by the patient; and
(3) Is signed and dated by the patient before dispensing prescription drugs to the patient for the first time.
O. A licensee shall display prominently a sign which informs the patient that prescription drugs can be purchased from the permit holder if the patient determines that a pharmacy is not conveniently available to the patient.
P. A licensee may not make any agreement that denies a patient a free choice of pharmacist or pharmacy services.
Q. A licensee shall post a sign conspicuously positioned and readable regarding the process for resolving incorrectly filled prescriptions or includes written information regarding the process with each prescription dispensed.
R. A licensee shall maintain at all times the minimum professional and technical equipment and sanitary appliances that are necessary to prepare and dispense prescriptions properly.