Links of Interest

 

Links to other related resources and organizations are included for your convenience.

Federal Laws and Regulations

  1. Laws
    1. United States Code (USC)
    2. Title 21 Food & Drugs—Food Drug & Cosmetic Act
    3. Title 21 Controlled Substances Act
    4. Title 42 Public Health & Welfare (Social Security, Medicare, Federal Health Care Programs)
  2. Regulations
    1. Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)
    2. Federal Register (Fed. Reg.)
    3. Regulations.gov
    4. Title 21 Food and Drugs (FDA)
    5. Title 21 (DEA) 
  3. Federal Agencies
    1. DEA Office of Diversion Control 
    2. FDA homepage 
    3. FDA Guidance Page
      1. [email protected] www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/cder/drugsatfda
      2. Orange Book 
      3. Medication guides
      4. REMS  (Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies)
      5. MedWatch safety announcements 
      6. Shortage information
      7. Recalls
  4. Judiciary
    1. Understanding Federal Courts 
    2. Federal Judicial Center
    3. Supreme Court of the United States
    4. U.S. Supreme Court Opinions
  5. Controlled Substances
    1. DEA Pharmacist Manual   

 

State Laws and Regulations

  1. National Center for State Courts   

 

Case Law

  1. NACDS Summary of Duty to Warn Cases 

 

Health Care Reform

  1. Kaiser Foundation

 

Privacy and HIPAA

  1. HIPAA Administrative Simplification  
  2. HIPAA Compliance  
  3. Health Privacy Project    

 

General Legal Research and Resources

  1. FindLaw   
  2. Cornell Law School Library  
  3. Legal Information Institute   
  4. Law.com  
  5. Thomas (Federal Legislative Information)   
  6. MoreLaw.com  
  7. Westlaw  
  8. LexisNexis Research System   
  9. Lois Law    
  10. Law.com Dictionary   
  11. Discovery Resources    
  12. An Electronic Book of Student Papers for Drug Law Topics
  13. Whistleblower Info

 

Pharmacy, Drug, and Clinical Information

  1. United States Pharmacopeia (USP)   
  2. Medscape    
  3. Electronic Orange Book   
  4. Drugs.com    
  5. National Library of Medicine    
  6. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   
  7. Vaccines & travel medicine ClinicalTrials.gov    
  8. National Guideline Clearinghouse    
  9. Drug Information Portal   
  10. DailyMed (package inserts)    
  11. Medline Plus    
  12. LactMed (drugs & breast feeding)   
  13. Pillbox    
  14. Rxlist   
  15. Epocrates    
  16. GlobalRPh (medical calculations, dosing, conversions, etc.)
  17. Drug Shortages
  18. Drug Dangers
  19. All You Need to Know About the Deadly Drug - Fentanyl

 

Pharmacy Ethics

  1. APhA Code of Ethics    
  2. Video Vignettes   
  3. Google Scholar    

 

Pharmacy Organizations

  1. Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP)    
  2. Food and Drug Law Institute (FDLI)    
  3. National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS)  
  4. Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA)   
  5. International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists (IACP)   
  6. Professional Compounding Centers of America (PCCA)   
  7. Pharmaceutical Executive   
  8. American Pharmacists Association (APhA)   
  9. National Association of Boards of Pharmacy   
  10. American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)   


Boards of Pharmacy

  1. State Boards of Pharmacy
  2. State Newsletters
  3. California Newsletters
  4. Maryland Newsletters
  5. Mississippi Newsletters
  6. Texas Newsletters

 

Help for Patients to Access Medications

  1. RxAssist   
  2. Partnership for Prescription Assistance   
  3. NeedyMeds         
  4. Mesothelioma Help Now
  5. Mesothelioma Guide
  6. SingleCare
  7. Abbeycare Foundation