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Board of Pharmacy

The primary mission of the Board of Pharmacy is to promote, preserve, and protect the health, safety, and welfare of the citizens of New Hampshire by fostering the provision of quality pharmaceutical care.

The duties of the Board include the licensure and regulation of pharmacists, pharmacies, limited retail drug distributors, and prescription drug/device manufacturers/wholesalers. The Board also registers pharmacy technicians and out-of-state mail-order pharmacies. Other duties in which the Board is responsible include the investigation of pharmacy-related consumer complaints and incidents of prescription/controlled drug diversion. The Board continuously monitors the practice of pharmacy in New Hampshire through the ongoing inspection of pharmacies throughout the state in order to ensure that the citizens of New Hampshire continue to receive the safe, quality pharmaceutical care they have come to expect.

Board News

  • The next meeting of the Board of Pharmacy is scheduled for January 18, 2017, at 8:30 a.m. at 121 South Fruit Street, Concord, NH.
  • Job Opening – Administrator/Chief of Compliance
    The Board of Pharmacy has an immediate opening for a pharmacist to serve as Board Administrator/Chief of Compliance pdf file. Submit either a paper application pdf file or apply online. All hard copy applications should be submitted to the Office of Professional Licensure and Certification, Attention: Kira Hageman, Director of Administration, 121 South Fruit Street, Suite 402, Concord, NH 03301. Questions regarding the position may be submitted to Joe Shoemaker, Director, Division of Health Professions at (603)271-0602 or joseph.shoemaker@nh.gov.
  • NH Med Bank pdf file
    A charitable pharmacy that collects unused, unexpired, non-controlled medications from licensed healthcare facilities and dispenses them at no cost to New Hampshire residents who cannot afford their medications.
  • Board of Pharmacy Quarterly Newsletter
    See the Board of Pharmacy Quarterly Newsletter Section of NABP to review the latest newsletter from the Board of Pharmacy.

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Office of Professional Licensure and Certification
121 South Fruit Street |  Concord, NH 03301