Enforcement Division of the Texas State Board of Pharmacy

The Texas State Board of Pharmacy (TSBP) is the state regulatory agency responsible for licensing of Texas pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and pharmacies. The TSBP’s Enforcement Division is responsible for handling complaints against licensees and imposing disciplinary measures. As stated in the Board’s Annual Report 2018, the Enforcement Division’s Goal is: To enforce pharmacy laws and…

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Laser Hair Removal Technicians in Texas – What You Need to Know

Laser Hair Removal, if not conducted properly, can cause harm to patients. The Texas Department of Licensing and Registration (TDLR) regulates laser hair removal facilities and the Technicians licensed to perform the procedures. The TDLR issues certificates of registration to laser hair removal facilities, qualified technicians, and agency-accepted training programs in Texas. However, the TDLR…

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Licensed Dyslexia Therapists & Practitioners: Bases for Disciplinary Action

The Dyslexia Therapy program is administered by the Texas Department of Licensing & Regulation (TDLR), which licenses and regulates licensed dyslexia therapists and licensed dyslexia practitioners. Texas law requires that a person using the titles “Licensed Dyslexia Therapist” and “Licensed Dyslexia Practitioner” be licensed. However, Texas law does not require a school district to employ…

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BON Rule Changes for Texas Nurses

Earlier this year the Texas Board of Nursing (BON) adopted significant amendments to the Board Rules. The changes are now in effect. BON licensees subject to the amendments have a duty to comply with the new mandates. Requirement to Review the Prescription Monitoring Program As of September 1, 2019, advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) are…

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