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COVID-19. PHARMACISTS ON THE FRONTLINE:

MANAGING STRESS WHEN OUR WORLD HAS COME TO A HALT

Free webinar on-demand: An integrated and practical approach to coping and transcending challenging times. Watch now

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BLISTASSIST IS A PREPARATION AND VERIFICATION TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVING COMPLIANCE PACKAGING

Manual compliance packaging is a tedious and inefficient task prone to errors. BlistAssist is an innovative, world-first medication blister card packaging assistant that brings accuracy, traceability, and security to a manual process. In this short video, see the device in action, and how the process works between pharmacists and staff members. Watch now

CUSTOM CONTENT:

CONTRACEPTIVE CARE: CLINICAL PEARLS FOR PHARMACISTS

A CPhA survey from earlier this year found that over 70% of Canadian women trust pharmacists to screen, prescribe, counsel and provide recommendations for birth control. Read more

 
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Do you have what it takes to be a pharmacy “leader”? Part 4 – Become the master of your time

Most of us appreciate and are grateful for the things in our lives that are precious to us. The list is typically pretty short and likely includes health, family, relationships, our work or career, etc. Read more

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The three stages of financial planning for your pharmacy

No business remains the same over the course of its lifetime, from startup to exit. Read more

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When your patients begin to travel abroad

As COVID-19 has changed a lot of our travel plans, how they have changed has been an interesting shift. The thought of travel can be enticing, but there is a lot for our patients to consider. Read more

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5 tips to offer your patients the best diabetes care

When Rick Siemens from Lethbridge, graduated from the University of Alberta, he quickly realized that many of his patients with diabetes were struggling with their condition. Read more
“THERE ARE NO EASY SOLUTIONS TO THE OPIOID CRISIS.”
Late in my pharmacy career, I became interested in the subject of addiction, as the intensity of the opioid crisis increased. Many of us have lived experiences of mental health disorders in our families.  It is clear that addiction, with its propensity for destroying lives, is one of the most devastating mental health disorders that we as pharmacists encounter.
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5 top tips to help you manage your time

Time is of the essence, but managing time effectively can be a challenge. Fortunately, time management is a skill that can be learned... Read more

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Transforming pharmacy school instruction during the COVID-19 pandemic

In the spirit of experimentation, I decided to convert two of my four lectures into online modules using Articulate. Read more

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Why do pharmacists need a value proposition?

Getting your value proposition right is critical to your business model. You can have the best features, perfectly executed business operations, the right price, etc., but no one will ever know if they don’t get past your high-level value proposition. Read more

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Do you have patients showing signs of prediabetes?

Approximately 25% of Canadian adults have prediabetes (meaning almost one in four adults who come in to your pharmacy!), and approximately half of these individuals will develop diabetes. Read more
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Pharmacy Leader profile: Carla Beaton – “I am excited about the expanding scope for pharmacists.”

I am so mesmerized by the women leaders I see in pharmacy today. Professionally it makes me very proud to be a pharmacist and personally it inspires me to continue to be better myself. Read more

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Pharmacy Leader profile: Amy Oliver – “As a pharmacy student I wanted to be exposed to everything.”

I am running a company I am really proud of that helps pharmacy owners and other healthcare practice owners develop and implement strategy and embark on collaborative leadership journeys in an effort to positively influence their communities and the health and wellbeing of Canadians. Read more

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Pharmacy Leader profile: Sari Westermarck – “One of the greatest challenges is COVID19.”

One of the greatest challenges is COVID19. Read more

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Pharmacy Leader profile. Kelly Crotty – “We deliver a personalized pharmacy experience.”

Medical Pharmacy in Ottawa’s east end isn’t your usual neighbourhood drugstore, with customers picking up prescriptions or vitamins. But every day its staff are busy preparing and delivering sophisticated intravenous compounds and chemotherapy treatments for thousands of patients. Read more