A-29.01, r. 4 - Regulation respecting the basic prescription drug insurance plan

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1.1. For the purposes of section 8 of the Act respecting prescription drug insurance (chapter A-29.01), the following services, when required for pharmaceutical reasons and provided by a pharmacist, are covered under the basic prescription drug insurance plan:
(1)  filling and renewal of a prescription;
(2)  extension of a physician’s prescription, so that the treatment prescribed by the physician to a patient shall not be interrupted, according to the terms and conditions referred to in subparagraph (6) of the second paragraph of section 17 of the Pharmacy Act (chapter P-10) as well as in the Regulation respecting the extension or adjustment of a physician’s prescription by a pharmacist and the substitution of a medication prescribed (chapter P-10, r. 19.1);
(3)  adjustment of a physician’s prescription, by modifying the dosage form, dose, quantity or dosage regimen of a prescribed medication, according to the terms and conditions determined by the Regulation respecting the extension or adjustment of a physician’s prescription by a pharmacist and the substitution of a medication prescribed;
(4)  replacement of a prescribed medication, where it is completely out of stock in Québec, with another medication of the same therapeutic sub-class, according to the terms and conditions determined by the Regulation respecting the extension or adjustment of a physician’s prescription by a pharmacist and the substitution of a medication prescribed;
(5)  administration of a medication orally, topically, subcutaneously, intradermally or intramuscularly, or by inhalation, in order to establish its appropriate usage, according to the terms and conditions determined by the Regulation respecting the administration of medication by pharmacists (chapter P-10, r. 3.1);
(6)  prescription of laboratory analyses for the purpose of the monitoring of a medicational therapy by a pharmacist practising in a community pharmacy, according to the terms and conditions determined by the Regulation respecting certain professional activities that may be engaged in by a pharmacist, (chapter M-9, r. 12.2);
(7)  prescription of a medication when no diagnosis is required, in the cases and according to the terms and conditions determined by the Regulation respecting the prescription of a medication by a pharmacist, (chapter P-10, r. 18.2), except for the case referred to in item 6 of Schedule I to that regulation;
(8)  prescription of a medication for a minor condition, according to the terms and conditions determined by the Regulation respecting certain professional activities that may be engaged in by a pharmacist;
(9)  taking charge of the adjustment of a dose of a medication to attain a therapeutic target, according to the terms and conditions determined by the Regulation respecting the extension or adjustment of a physician’s prescription by a pharmacist and the substitution of a medication prescribed. The cost of tests performed in a pharmacy are not included in the pharmacist’s remuneration for this service;
(10)  evaluation of the need for the prescription of a medication when no diagnosis is required, in the cases and according to the terms and conditions determined by the Regulation respecting the prescription of a medication by a pharmacist, except for the case referred to in item 6 of Schedule I to that regulation;
(11)  evaluation of the need for the prescription of a medication for a minor condition, according to the terms and conditions determined by the Regulation respecting certain professional activities that may be engaged in by a pharmacist;
The services referred to in subparagraph (1) of the first paragraph must, when coverage is provided by the Board, relate to a medication on the list of medications drawn up by the Minister under section 60 of the Act respecting prescription drug insurance.
O.C. 506-2015, s. 1.