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Application fees are non-refundable per IDAPA 24.36.01.202.02. In addition due to internal controls funds are non-transferable. Please ensure that you are submitting the correct application and that a NEW application needs to be submitted. Renewing does not necessitate the submission of an application. If you are unsure, please call our office for clarification. 208-334-2356.

ATTENTION MILITARY SERVICE MEMBERS, VETERANS, AND SPOUSES
Pursuant to Idaho Code 67-9305 applications for members of the military, veterans and their spouses will be expedited. Please identify yourself by emailing our office at info@bop.idaho.gov once your application has been submitted. The email subject line should read 67-9305. EXPEDITED APPLICATION.

Pharmacist Licenses

To apply for a new License or renew a current License, visit our online licensing portal

New Pharmacists

When completing the online application be sure to choose the Obtain By Method of “Application”. Requirements:

  • NABP Application – NABP Website
    • Graduates needing to take the NAPLEX must apply for the NAPLEX after creating your NABP e-Profile
    • Graduates wanting to transfer NAPLEX scores into Idaho must apply for NABP Score Transfer

  • Idaho PDMP Registration – Pharmacists must be registered with the Idaho Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (AWARxE). Registration can be completed at https://idaho.pmpaware.net New applicants must enter “pending” when prompted for your Idaho license/registration number.
  • Certificate of Graduation – Certificate of Graduation Form must be completed by the school and have the school seal affixed
  • Current government issued photo ID
  • Fingerprint Card – For applicants 18 and older

Important Notes about testing:

  • Authorization to Test (ATT) – After approval of a pharmacist application and graduation, verification is sent to NABP. After which the applicant will receive an email from Person Vue.
  • Test Score Results – The Idaho Board of Pharmacy will receive test scores approximately 3-4 business days after the exam has been completed. Applicants are to check their scores via the NABP website. Do not call the Board office for results.

Pharmacist Reciprocity and License Transfer

When completing the online application be sure to choose the Obtain By Method of “Reciprocity”. Requirements:

  • NABP License Transfer e-LTP Application – NABP Website
  • Idaho PDMP Registration – Pharmacists must be registered with the Idaho Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (AWARxE). Registration can be completed at https://idaho.pmpaware.net New applicants must enter “pending” when prompted for your Idaho license/registration number.
  • Current government issued photo ID
  • Fingerprint Card – For applicants 18 and older

Pharmacist Reinstatements

When completing the online application be sure to choose the Obtain By Method of “Reinstatement”. Requirements:

  • Continuing Education – Proof of 30 hours of continuing education credits. Credits must have been earned within the 24 months prior to the date the reinstatement application was submitted
  • Last 2 (two) Years of Pharmacy Employment – Must provide document showing the following:
    • Business name to include full address & Phone number
    • From and To Employment dates
    • Contact person name to include Title & Phone Number

  • Idaho PDMP Registration – Pharmacists must be registered with the Idaho Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (AWARxE). Registration can be completed at https://idaho.pmpaware.net
  • Current government issued photo ID
  • Fingerprint Card – For applicants 18 and older
  • The following may apply to Pharmacists who have not worked in the pharmacy field for several years:
    • 40 hours of internship for each year out of the pharmacy field
    • NABP testing via the NAPLEX
    • Completion of additional CPE hours
    • Appearance before the Board
    • Other requirements determined necessary to acquire or demonstrate professional competency

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