If you are a physician working in South Dakota and are considering medication dispensing at your practice, you must adhere to state laws and regulations. The information included on this page is for reference only, so please refer to your state medical or pharmaceutical board for updated information.
Registration for Medication Dispensing
If you are a physician in South Dakota, you can dispense medication to patients after completing a controlled substance registration form. There is also a small fee of $150. Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants can also dispense as long as they are under the supervision of a physician.
All state and federal regulations must be followed when dispensing to patients, including proper storage and labeling. You can find more information on South Dakota’s licensing rules and regulations here.
What are the Benefits of Medication Dispensing in South Dakota?
There are several benefits of 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?
First Coast Health Solutions is a leading national provider of full-service physician dispensing. 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 also 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 software for physician dispensing can fit your needs and has proven successful in similar settings.
How does First Coast Health Solutions Support South Dakota Physician Dispensing Regulations?
Most offices dispense controlled substances, and our 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 South Dakota physician dispensing regulations, please contact us.
The material contained on this site is for informational purposes only and DOES NOT CONSTITUTE THE PROVIDING OF MEDICAL ADVICE, and is not intended to be a substitute for independent professional medical judgment, advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified healthcare providers with any questions or concerns you may have regarding your health.