State trends in regulating compounding pharmacies following the meningitis outbreak
In 2013, state and federal policymakers will be considering what laws could have prevented the fungal meningitis outbreak. This abstast will focus on the changes states make in their legal framework governing compounding pharmacies in 2013. To date, legislation has been introduced in Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Hampshire, Tennessee, South Carolina and Virginia. The legal changes will be analyzed and trends from the states will be identified
Learning Areas:Public health or related laws, regulations, standards, or guidelines
Identify trends in state law to better regulate compounding pharmacies following the fungal meningitis outbreak.
Keyword(s): Law, Public Health Legislation