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Where no pharmacist is present in the professional service area a pharmacy is not required to convert to a non−prescription or sundry outlet if the:

I. The pharmacist is absent for a time period of one half hour or less.

II. The pharmacist must be accessible for communication with the remaining pharmacy staff by phone, pager or other device.

III. The pharmacy must indicate that the pharmacist is not available in the professional service area and indicate the period of absence and the time of the pharmacist's return.

a. I only
b. I and II only
c. II and III only
d. All


Where no pharmacist is present in the professional service area a pharmacy is not required to convert to a non−prescription or sundry outlet if the:

I. The pharmacist is absent for a time period of one half hour or less.

II. The pharmacist must be accessible for communication with the remaining pharmacy staff by phone, pager or other device.

III. The pharmacy must indicate that the pharmacist is not available in the professional service area and indicate the period of absence and the time of the pharmacist's return.

a. I only
b. I and II only
c. II and III only
d. All

Answer: All, [Wisconsin Administrative Code Chapter-6 Phar-6.04(3)(c)].

(c). Where no pharmacist is present in the professional service area a pharmacy is not required to convert to a non−prescription or sundry outlet if the following requirements are met:

1. The pharmacist is absent for a time period of one half hour or less.

2. The pharmacist must be accessible for communication with the remaining pharmacy staff by phone, pager or other device.

3. The pharmacy must indicate that the pharmacist is not available in the professional service area and indicate the period of absence and the time of the pharmacist's return.

4. Pharmacy technicians may only perform duties allowed by s. Phar 7.015 (2).