10a NCAC 26d .1105       PSYCHOTROPIC MEDICATION EDUCATION

(a)  To ensure the client's understanding of psychotropic medication, individual or group medication education shall be provided to each client:

(1)           who is to begin receiving, or is to be maintained on, psychotropic medication; and

(2)           by the prescribing physician, or other person approved by the physician;

(b)  Documentation in the client record shall reflect that medication education has been provided.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 148‑19(d);

Eff. January 4, 1994.