August 26, 2020 Meeting of the Iowa Board of Pharmacy

Meeting Information
Meeting Time: 
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Meeting Location: 
Iowa Board of Pharmacy
400 SW 8th St Ste H
Des Moines, IA 50315
Meeting Agenda: 

Meeting Location:  The meeting will be held via Cisco Webex.  The Board office is not currently open due to COVID-19.  To access the meeting, see details below:
Meeting number (access code): 126 925 5636 Meeting password: btP2Ewisp83
Call in: 408-418-9388
Meeting number (access code): 28723947

9:00 a.m.         Call to Order & Announcements

Public Comment Period—anyone who has submitted material for the agenda will be given an opportunity to address the Board during the particular agenda item.  A member of the public wishing to address the Board regarding a particular agenda item should raise a hand during that agenda item to be recognized. During the initial public comment period, members of the public will have the opportunity to address the Board regarding any items not on the agenda, or any agenda item if the person is unable to be present for the discussion of the particular agenda item. Acknowledgment and an opportunity to speak will be limited to 5 minutes per person, with additional time allowed at the discretion of the chairperson.

Approval of Minutes

  1. June 23, 2020 Open Session Minutes


  1. Petition to Revise Joint Statement Regarding Hydroxychloroquine/Chloroquine/Azithromycin – Sen. David L. Hartsuch, MD MS
  2. Request to waive 657 IAC 2.9 licensure by license transfer – Izdihar Osman, Cedar Rapids
  3. Request to waive 657  IAC 2.4(2) timeliness of licensure by examination – Mariam Wanis, Iowa City
  4. Request to waive 657 IAC 13.16(4) requiring the distance to the nearest pharmacy that dispenses prescription drugs to outpatients to be greater than 10 miles – Genoa Healthcare LLC, Le Mars

Petitions for Exemption from Mandate for Electronic Transmission of Prescriptions

  1. Cosette Boone, ARNP
  2. Elevate Aesthetics & Wellness
  3. Dr. Thomas Pattee, DO
  4. Dr. Nicola Preston, DO
  5. Select Specialty Hospital – Quad Cities

Licensure/Registration Applications

  1. Alexandra Peters – Pharmacist-intern applicant, Brookings, SD
  2. Denise Bonjour – Pharmacist applicant, Monroe, WI
  3. Douglas Stewart – CPhT applicant, Burlington
  4. Jerrett Singleton, PSP applicant, Des Moines
  5. Woodland Hills Pharmacy, NRP applicant, Woodland Hills, CA

Reports & Informational Items

  1. Executive Director’s Report
  2. Meetings and Travel
  3. PMP Update
  4. Medication Disposal Report
  5. IMP3 Report
  6. HF2589 Report
  7. HHS Expands Access to Childhood Vaccines during COVID-19 Pandemic

Rules and Legislation

  1. 2021 Legislative session - Board discussion and directive for 2021 draft legislation
  2. Proposed for Notice of Intended Action to amend Chapter 16, "Nuclear Pharmacy Practice," to require compliance with USP General Chapter 825 standards
  3. Proposed for Notice of Intended Action to amend Chapter 10, “Controlled Substances,” to add one substance to Schedule I and remove FDA-approved cannabidiol products containing less than 0.1% THC from Schedule V

Closed Session Agenda—these agenda items will be handled in closed session after the conclusion of open session. For closed session agenda items requiring final action, the Board will vote on these items in open session.

Motion to go into closed session pursuant to Iowa Code section 21.5(1)(a), to review or discuss records which are required or authorized by state or federal law to be kept confidential; pursuant to Iowa Code section 21.5(1)(d), to discuss whether to initiate licensee disciplinary investigations or proceedings; and pursuant to Iowa Code section 21.5(1)(f), to discuss the decision to be rendered in a contested case conducted according to the provisions of Iowa Code chapter 17A.

  1. Review of Closed Session Minutes – 21.5(1)(a)
    1. June 23, 2020 Closed Session Minutes
  2. Complaints and Investigative Reports – 21.5(1)(d)
  3. Notice of Hearing and Statement of Charges – 21.5(1)(d)    
  4. Combined Statement of Charges, Settlement Agreement and Final Orders – 21.5(1)(d) & (f)

Return to Open Session

Votes on any closed session agenda items requiring final action


Meeting Agenda Document: 
Meeting Minutes: 

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Meeting Materials

Printed from the Iowa Board of Pharmacy website on October 27, 2021 at 4:36am.