Pharmacy bill signed into law by governor

March 18, 2014

Morrow County Commissioner Tom Whiston was present when with Governor John Kasich signed Rep. Jeff McClain’s HB 44 into law this month. This bill will better prepare Ohioans for emergencies by empowering pharmacists to make critical decisions to ensure the safe flow of medications to patients in times of crisis. In the photograph with Whiston and Gov. Kasich (seated) is Antonio Ciaccia, Director of Government & Public Affairs at Ohio Pharmacists Association; Ernie Boyd, Executive Director OPA; Kevin Mitchell, State Pharmacy Board; Kyle Parker, Executive Director of the State Board of Pharmacy. Larry Schieber, President of OPA; State Representative Jeff McClain; and Jay Meyers Legislative Aide for Rep. Jeff McClain.

Photo from Ohio Pharmacists Association