On October 27, 2014, Petitioner, Parallon Business Solutions, LLC, (hereafter, “Parallon” or “Petitioner”), filed a petition for emergency waiver and variance from the requirements of Rule 61N-1.023(2), Florida Administrative Code (hereafter, “F.A.C....  

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    DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION

    Drugs, Devices and Cosmetics

    The Department of Business & Professional Regulation, Division of Drugs, Devices, and Cosmetics hereby gives notice:

    On October 27, 2014, Petitioner, Parallon Business Solutions, LLC, (hereafter, “Parallon” or “Petitioner”), filed a petition for emergency waiver and variance from the requirements of subsection 61N-1.023(2), Florida Administrative Code, (hereafter, “F.A.C.”). Notice of the petition was published in the October 30, 2014, issue of the Florida Administrative Register, Volume 40, Number 212.

    Parallon requests that the Department issue a final order granting Parallon a waiver and variance from subsection 61N-1.023(2), F.A.C., as follows:

    18 A. A waiver from the limitation in subsection 61N-1.023(2), F.A.C., that prescription drug transfers must be made only to a facility under common control licensed with a pharmacy permit that authorizes the acquisition and possession of prescription drugs; and 18 B. A variance permitting Parallon to transfer prescription drugs from the receiving facilities under common control back to Parallon distribution centers, which are not licensed with pharmacy permits.

    Based on the foregoing, Petitioner’s request for a variance and waiver as set forth in paragraph 18A and 18B above, is denied in part and granted in part, as follows:

    A. Petitioner’s request for a waiver from the limitation in subsection 61N-1.023(2), F.A.C., that prescription drug transfers must be made only to a facility under common control licensed with a pharmacy permit that authorizes the acquisition and possession of prescription drugs, IS DENIED, for the reasons set forth above; and

    B. Petitioner’s request for a variance permitting Parallon to transfer prescription drugs from the receiving facilities under common control back to Parallon distribution centers, which are not licensed with pharmacy permits, IS GRANTED for the reasons set forth herein above.

    A copy of the Order or additional information may be obtained by contacting: The Division of Drugs, Devices and Cosmetics, Dinah Greene, 1940 N. Monroe Street, Suite 26A, Tallahassee, FL 32399-1047 or by calling (850)717-1800.

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Contact:
The Division of Drugs, Devices and Cosmetics, Dinah Greene, 1940 N. Monroe Street, Suite 26A, Tallahassee, FL 32399-1047 or by calling (850)717-1800.