Nevada Professions, Occupations and Businesses

Sec. § 636.022
“Prescription” defined.


“Prescription” means:

1.

An order given individually for the person for whom prescribed, directly from a licensed optometrist who is certified to prescribe and administer pharmaceutical agents pursuant to NRS 636.288, or his or her agent, to a pharmacist or indirectly by means of an order signed by the licensed optometrist or an electronic transmission from the licensed optometrist to a pharmacist; or

2.

A written direction from a licensed optometrist to:

(a)

Prepare an ophthalmic lens for a patient; or

(b)

Dispense a prepackaged contact lens that does not require any adjustment, modification or fitting.
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Feb. 5, 2021