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Covid confidential – “Our experiences as key members of Canada’s vaccine rollout strategy”

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Despite the roller coaster ride during the last three months, our dedicated and courageous team continue to learn from others and utilize their feedback and experiences to design our own playbook for when the COVID-19 vaccine arrives at our pharmacies so we can ensure we effectively immunize patients and clients without compromising the quality of the regular services we provide. Read more

Pharmacists are asking to play a bigger role in COVID-19 vaccine rollout

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Pharmacists in Canada have stepped up to be part of the country's COVID-19 vaccine rollout strategy, but they could do much...MUCH more. Read more

Tips to ease into COVID-19 vaccinations at your pharmacy from Ontario pilot locations

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The COVID-19 vaccination pilots in Ontario pharmacies began just over three weeks ago. A total of nine Wholehealth Pharmacy Partners locations were in the first pilot group and additional pharmacies were added this week as part of the second phase of the rollout. Read more

Are patients mistaking seasonal allergies for COVID-19? You can help.

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A patient comes in complaining of a runny nose and sneezing. She's worried she may be suffering from the COVID-19 virus. Read more

Canada’s vaccine rollout: Pavithra Ravinatarajan – seeing the best in each other

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I work as a part time pharmacist at my region’s public health units. It’s not always the most interactive role where I get to get needles into arms, but it’s really given me the appreciation of how a community can rally together to support one another. Read more

Canada’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout – A BC pharmacist’s perspective

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As a first-year pharmacy graduate, I ran the first ever influenza vaccine campaign at my Dad’s community pharmacy in the fall of 2012. Since then, immunization has become my passion. Read more

Ontario pharmacies answer the call to administer COVID-19 vaccines!

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By the end of this week, a pilot including 327 pharmacies in Toronto, Windsor-Essex County and Kingston, Frontenac and Lennox & Addington public health units will be underway. Wholehealth is immensely proud to have nine of our pharmacies participating in the initial rollout. Read more

Pharmacists have the skills to administer COVID-19 vaccinations

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The time will come, before too long, when Canada's pharmacists are called on to administer COVID-19 vaccinations. They're perfectly suited the task, since every year they are the go-to healthcare professionals to give out flu (and other) shots. Read more

Top stories of 2020: COVID-19 and mental health. Pandemic particularly hard on women, parents and younger adults

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The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), Canada's largest mental health teaching hospital, in collaboration with Delvinia, a leading global research technology company, released the inaugural results of a new national survey series. Read more

Top stories of 2020: COVID-19. Pharmacists on the frontlines. Jane Xia – “It is time for us to be resilient, disciplined, and compassionate.”

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I recently celebrated my 23-year anniversary since immigrating to Canada from Wuhan, China. Read more