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Calgary Co-op’s travelling clinical pharmacists deliver specialized services

Calgary Co-op’s three clinical pharmacists are on the move. For Aileen Coutts and her colleagues, work days differ from those of most neighbourhood pharmacists. Read more

The power of partnerships. Helping the profession come together in a time of change

These are historic – and rapidly evolving – times for the pharmacy profession. … Read more


4 top tips to gear up your pharmacy’s social media

Two in three Canadians use social media and over one in three Canadians will not go a single day without checking their social media feed, according to a 2013 report by the Media Technology Monitor. Read more

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NEWS: Lovell Drugs launches a new loyalty program

Lovell Drugs launched a new loyalty program on September 22. Read more


Watch & Learn: Richard Smith and Peter Meraw’s 5 tips to manage workflow

We expanded and renovated our Minden Pharmasave to position ourselves to compete against other big brand chains, create new revenue streams to offset losses from the reduction of generic drug rebates in Ontario, and improve the level of service to customers. Read more


CPhA welcomes Health Canada’s action plan on acetaminophen safety

The Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA) welcomes Health Canada’s announcement to take further action to improve acetaminophen safety through a suite of measures. Read more

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Pharmacist-consultant Karen Riley from Sarnia, Ont. has always had a passion for improving her knowledge.
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New study: More patients reach cholesterol goals at their pharmacy

Patients whose cholesterol is too high can reach a healthy cholesterol goal when they are tested, treated and followed up by their pharmacist. Read more


What are the ABCs of pharma finance?

As a pharmacist myself, I understand that pharmacists and pharmacy owners face many challenges to keep your practices running smoothly. Read more


UPDATE: Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of Canada releases Pharmacy 360

The findings of the new Pharmacy 360 report have confirmed the critical role that neighbourhood Read more

Bonnyville Pharmasave is happy to be of service

Thanks in large part to a major transformation of their business, Bonnyville Pharmasave owners Mandy and Peter Jr. Davey are holding their own quite nicely in the face of an Alberta economy that has been wracked by the recent decline in oil prices. Read more


Focus on the BUSINESS of pharmacy at Pharmacy U Vancouver

Colleen Hogg, owner/pharmacist at Peoples Drug Mart in Quadra Island, BC, was one of the hundreds of pharmacists who attended last year’s Pharmacy U in Vancouver. Read more

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John Papastergiou’s groundbreaking research wins prestigious international prize

John Papastergiou and his team's groundbreaking pharmacogenomics research project won first prize at the prestigious FIP World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences 2016 in Buenos Aires. Read more


Birtle Pharmacy’s Alison Desjardins turns to Pharmacy U Vancouver for ideas

I’ve attended Pharmacy U in Vancouver for the past two years. It’s a must-do for me. Read more