Narcotic Control Regulations
Version of section 35 from 2018-05-20 to 2019-12-08:
35 (1) Subject to subsection (2), a pharmacist may provide a narcotic to an employee of a hospital or a practitioner in a hospital if the pharmacist receives a written order for the narcotic signed and dated by
(a) the pharmacist in charge of the dispensary of the hospital;
(b) except in the case of diacetylmorphine (heroin), a practitioner who is authorized by the person in charge of the hospital to sign the order; or
(c) in the case of diacetylmorphine (heroin), a practitioner of medicine or dentistry or a nurse practitioner who is authorized by the person in charge of the hospital to sign the order.
(2) Before providing a narcotic under subsection (1), the pharmacist receiving the order must know the signature on the order or verify it.
- SOR/85-588, s. 12
- SOR/99-124, s. 5
- SOR/2004-237, s. 15
- SOR/2018-37, s. 5
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