North Dakota P.R.N.

Information updated as of 10/2017

Model: Volunteer Committee, State Pharmacy Associations

Eligible for Pharmacists, Interns, Student Pharmacist and Technicians


North Dakota Pharm-Assist

Co- Chairs: 
Mike Riepl, R.Ph.,
613 Brunswick Dr., Bismarck, ND  58503,
Kim Essler, R.Ph.,
PO Box 1206, Garrison, ND  58540,


This organization is free standing/separate from the Pharmacy State Board, and is a committee under the State
Association. It does carry general liability insurance (through the state association), and utilize substance abuse
professionals with credentials during aftercare. It has enabling legislation that limits liability.

What about funding? The organization does not charge client fees. It receives funding through license renewal 
fees:  $1.00/ license. Other funding: State professional organization

Active clients include: Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians and Students