IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING LICENSE VERIFICATION REQUESTS

Effective March 1, 2019, the Office of Professional and Occupational Regulation (OPOR) will no longer issue paper license verifications. License verifications are available, free of charge, on OPOR’s official database, https://www.pfr.maine.gov/ALMSOnline/ALMSQuery/Welcome.aspx.This database is updated in real time as changes occur.The Office of Professional and Occupational Regulation considers this information to be a secure, primary source for license verification.

 

Are You a Mandated Reporter?

Maine law requires that medical, mental health and social services personnel immediately report or cause a report to be made to the Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) when the provider knows or has reasonable cause to suspect that an incapacitated or dependent adult has been or is likely to be abused or neglected or that a suspicious incapacitated or dependent adult death has occurred.

Follow this link for more Mandated Reporter Information

Future correspondence from the Board of Pharmacy will be sent to you by email, so please be sure to keep your contact information current. Follow this link to verify your contact information.

 

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What's New
POLICY ON VETERANS PREFERENCE Office of Professional and Financial Regulation - Policy on Veterans Preference - Adopted February 2017

Laws/Statutory

The following Laws were enacted by the 128th Maine Legislature. The general effective date for nonemergency Laws passed in the Second Regular Session of the 128th Legislature is Wednesday August 1, 2018

LD 565 Public Law Chapter 364 - An Act Regarding the Prescribing and Dispensing of Naloxone Hydrochloride by Pharmacists

LD 1892 Public Law Chapter 417 – An Act To Clarify the Prescribing and Dispensing of Naloxone Hydrochloride by Pharmacists (Emergency)

LD 1871 Public Law Chapter 407  - An Act To Implement the Recommendations of the Task Force To Address the Opioid Crisis in the State Regarding Respectful Language
Section A-145 (page 72) Pharmacy Law Amended

Rulemaking

New Rule, Chapter 40 Authorization, Training and Procedures for Prescribing and Dispensing Naloxone Hydrochloride - Effective May 23, 2018
Current Important Notices/Reminders

Older Important Notices/Reminders

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last Updated: March 1, 2019