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InSync Video Series #7: Debunking myths about med sync and ABM

The appointment-based model (ABM) is improving the way many pharmacists work and enhancing the relationship they have with patients. Read More

Putting patient care front and centre

“I want to be on your team.”

At Pharmacy U, comedian and actor Robert Hawke, himself a patient, speaks with a pharmacist who put one of his patients front and centre — with dramatic results.

SynMed® Assist: Your gateway to blister pack automation


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Watch how SynMed® Assist can be used as a stand alone technology for more accurate and efficient manual production of blister packs.


Leaders in Pharmacy: Margaret Brna – Adapting to change, expanding horizons

Margaret Brna describes her role with Loblaw, supporting both Shoppers Drug Mart and grocery store pharmacies, as assisting pharmacists to embrace expanded scope so they can practise to their full potential. Read more


Leaders in Pharmacy: Carlo Berardi – Stepping up to meet patients’ needs

Carlo Berardi has been a pharmacist for more than 30 years. Read more


Travel medicine for your community pharmacy

With international travel increasing in popularity and pharmacists' scopes of practice expanding, travel health presents an excellent opportunity for pharmacists to provide a valuable service for their patients. Yet very few pharmacists practice in the space. Read more


How to choose the right financial advisor

With the holidays behind us and tax remittances and topping up RRSPs on the horizon, many pharmacists may be looking to find a qualified financial advisor who provides the right advice for their situation. Read more
Cape Breton pharmacist Hugh Toner is a mental health champion

Hugh has had a long journey as a pharmacist in Atlantic Canada. With 30 years of experience, he has taken care of many patients, in a variety of pharmacy settings.

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The growing importance of mental health awareness in pharmacy

Professional programs targeting specific disease states are not unique in the pharmacy industry. However, few programs seem to stick long-term and produce significant, ongoing patient engagement and investment. Read more


Pharmacists – it’s time to crunch your numbers!

Two chronic afflictions can kill your retail pharmacy business – too much inventory and high overhead. If they get out of control, either one can ruin your business. Today, you have no excuse for losing control. Read more


The Innovation Hub – innovation you can use

The Innovation HUB_section is available for you here. This exclusive section is filled with videos, features and resources including practical tips. Read more
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6 questions for pharmacists Hugh and Brandon Toner talked with pharmacist father and son, Hugh and Brandon Toner of Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy in Sydney, Nova Scotia, in a wide-ranging conversation about the changing world of pharmacy. Read more

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Creating the parent-friendly pharmacy

Who is your audience as a pharmacist? New mothers in their 40s. Extended families. You may even be prescribing vet meds for your patients' animals. How do you create a parent-friendly pharmacy for all types of parents and families? Read more


Google vs. the pharmacist

In a landscape of skyrocketing health costs, governments and payers are continually looking for ways to reduce costs. Read more

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Unique NS program benefits patients with mental health issues

An initiative to help pharmacists better connect with patients with mental health and addictions issues Read more