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Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Resources


The Texas State Board of Pharmacy (TSBP) is actively compiling and adding resources to this page to help assist consumers and pharmacy professionals in navigating pharmacy-related obstacles during the COVID-19 pandemic.
TSBP strongly recommends bookmarking this page and returning often to check for updates. We also recommend clearing your browser cache occasionally to be sure you are able to see the latest updates.

Recent Updates:
TSBP has issued COVID-19 testing guidance for pharmacists and pharmacies on this page.

TSBP has issued guidance statements regarding prescriptions issued for hydroxychloroquine and dispensing drugs in compliance with Emergency Board Rule 291.30.
Read the statements here and view more guidance statements here.


Pharmacy Practice Resources


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GENERAL RESOURCES

Explore general resources for consumers and pharmacy professionals, including links to Texas DSHS, CDC, WHO, DEA, and pharmacy association resources.
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TEMPORARY RULE SUSPENSIONS

The Office of the Governor has suspended several rule requirements for pharmacy professionals, which you can find here.
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EMERGENCY ADOPTIONS & PROCEDURES

Find emergency rule adoptions and procedures related to COVID-19 here, including pertinent pharmacy-related information from TMB, CMS, and DEA.
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GUIDANCE STATEMENTS & RESPONSES

Several agencies and entities have issued guidance statements and responses that can help guide pharmacy professionals through COVID-19-related issues and concerns.
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Licensees & Applicants


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LICENSEE & REGISTRANT INFORMATION

Visit this page for details on renewing your license or registration with TSBP, as there may be certain temporary changes to processes during this time.
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EMERGENCY APPLICATIONS

If you would like to apply for an emergency pharmacist license or pharmacy technician registration, visit this page for details. This type of application is only for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians that hold an active license or registration in another state.
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EXAM APPLICANT INFORMATION

For questions about exams (NAPLEX, MPJE, PTCE, ExCPT) and applications for pharmacist licensure or pharmacy technician registration, visit this page for links and resources.
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Information Last Updated: June 10, 2020