Under North Carolina physician dispensing regulations physicians can dispense medications once they have applied and received a state dispensing physician registration. All practitioners must comply with all state and federal dispensing regulations.
Physician Assistants (PAs) and Nurse Practitioners (NPs) may dispense prescriptions they have written but must also have a dispensing permit. Links to applications and additional information can be found on the NC Board of Pharmacy.
What Are the Benefits of Medication Dispensing in North Carolina?
There are several benefits for medication dispensing, including:
- Driven revenue into your practice
- Improved patient medication compliance
- Patient satisfaction and recommendations to your practice
- Reduce workload for staff (fewer pharmacy calls)
- Reduced cost to patients
- Time saved for both patients and staff
Why Should You Choose First Coast Health Solutions?
We are a leading national provider of full-service physician dispensing software. Our dispensing programs are designed to work with all medical, dental, and health care specialties.
By choosing our services, you have not only the software and medications to dispense but the service support necessary to keep your business thriving. We have dedicated account managers, over 800 customer support agents, guaranteed quick reimbursements, leading dispensing software, the analytics to maximize reimbursement, and proven formulary optimization.
It does not matter if you are a clinic, urgent care, hospital, or private practice; our program for physician dispensing can fit your needs and has proven successful in similar settings.
How Does First Coast Health Solutions Support North Carolina Physician Dispensing Regulations?
Most offices dispense controlled substances, and our medication dispensing software monitors and submit information to state Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMP).
We are also here to support you, the physician, and understand your license is your lifeline. If you have questions about North Carolina physician dispensing regulations, don’t hesitate to contact us.
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