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PHU-Magazine-Thumbs-July2014 Pharmacy Business is the trusted business resource for the pharmacy community. Read more

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TELUS Pharma Space offers value added

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Ron Mack believes that the best pharmacy teams offer patients much more than prescriptions… Read more


3 top trends to drive true growth in the frontshop

The face of retail pharmacy looks very different today from a few years ago, and front-of-shop retailing is a major driver of growth, according to a presentation on True Growth in the Front Shop: Retail Trends in Pharmacy at the Canadian Association of Chain Drug Stores (CACDS) conference in Vancouver in a session presented by Scott Cameron, principal at McKinsey and Company. Read more


Pharmacy and the retail business of care

While customer satisfaction is at the heart of any successful retail business, in the era of social media, developing a culture of care, being open and honest, and paying attention to “demon customers” are vital. Read more


What’s YOUR exit strategy?

Pharmacist Ian McNeil, who since 2010 has purchased three pharmacies, is in the process of developing a succession plan for his business. Read more

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4 top tips to help you charge for your services

As businesspeople, pharmacists recognize that it is important to ensure products and services generate revenue and turn a profit. As healthcare professionals, however, they often find it difficult to discuss price with a patient. Read more

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The expanding scope of practice is challenging pharmacists to broaden the array of professional services they provide.

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Watch & Learn: 5 top tips to assess and meet your technology needs

Good workplace design, in addition to the successful implementation of technology in your pharmacy, can help you gain full value from new technologies. Read more


Watch & Learn: NEW SMBG testing recommendations

The number of people with diabetes is skyrocketing. It’s estimated that by 2020, close to one in three Canadians will be living with either prediabetes or diabetes. Partner content Read more

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Watch & Learn: Assessing cardiovascular risk in your patients

Approximately 90 per cent of adult Canadians have at least one major risk factor (dyslipidemia, hypertension, cigarette smoking, sedentary lifestyle, high alcohol intake, obesity, diabetes) for coronary artery disease (CAD). Read more

Watch & Learn: Mentors, with their mentees, are transforming the profession

"The test of a good coach is that when they leave, others will carry on successfully." Read more


Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy Announces 2014 Pillar of Pharmacy Award

The Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy (CFP) is delighted to announce Dr. Jake Thiessen as the 2014 Pillar of Pharmacy Award recipient. He joins other distinguished past winners for his life-long commitment andcontribution to the profession of pharmacy in Canada. Read more


Energy savings are hot, hot, hot at Valley Drug Mart!

Sometimes you just have to think outside the community. For Rob Perry, Curtis MacIntyre and Kathy Spurell, that statement is not a play on the well-known business adage “think outside the box,” it’s a reality. Read more


Meet Nazlin Khamis’s holistic compounding pharmacy

Nazlin Khamis’s transformation of Chilliwack Pharmasave from a traditional community pharmacy into a speciality compounding, natural and home health destination has evolved over 27 years and a series of four renovations and reorganizations. Read more