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InSync Video Series #2: If it ain’t broke, fix it anyway!

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




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.


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Learn the ABCs of Pharmacy Finance

Recent changes in government legislation have continued to place Canada’s pharmacy owners under further financial pressures, and the need for solutions that address these pressures is at an all-time high. Read more

James Morrison

Announcement: James Morrison joins Wholehealth as Director of Pharmacy Excellence (Operations)

Noted pharmacist James Morrison has joined Wholehealth Pharmacy Partners as Director of Pharmacy Excellence (Operations). Read more

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Are you following these 4 winning tips to offer the best patient-centred care?

It's up to pharmacists to do a first-rate job of educating their patients about the importance of good health. But how do you begin? Read more


Afraid to charge for your services? Help is at hand.

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


4 tips to get the most out of your continuing education

All pharmacists have a responsibility to continue their professional development. How many turn their learning to their business? Read more
Pharmacists play an important role in patients’ mental health

Learn how Medicine Shoppe pharmacist Hugh Toner works with his patients.

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It’s year-end tax cleanup time for your pharmacy business!

It’s time to clean up your investment pantry for tax-loss selling purposes. Read more


How to tell if you’re still relevant to your patients in the world of Dr. Google

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

Mike Jaczko

4 questions you need to ask to assess the value of your pharmacy

Whether you are a pharmacy owner or a potential pharmacy buyer, it is always important to understand what a pharmacy business may be worth. Read more
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Flu season is here, and pharmacists are ready.

Expanded scope of practice has proven to be a shot in the arm for Canadians and their pharmacists. Literally. Read more


Helping your patients manage their pain is a growing role for pharmacists

Non-prescription drug recommendations from pharmacists enable patients to make safe and informed decisions regarding their health and the proper use of self-care products. Read more

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Physicians can be your greatest collaborators

Clinical practice guidelines and regulatory colleges both recommend interprofessional collaboration. But, even knowing this collaboration can enhance patient care, many pharmacists struggle with enhancing relationships with physicians in their community. Read more


5 steps to strengthen relationships with your patients

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