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Pharmacist Carlene Oleksyn’s sure-fire strategies to thrive from expanded scope opportunities

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Mr. L. presents with a prescription for pregabalin 25 mg for diabetic neuropathic pain in his legs. The prescription is the same dose he’s been receiving for the past several months. Read more

Guest post: Broadening our expanded scope of practice

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BenGunterSDM1428
Expanding the roles and responsibilities of pharmacists across Canada should continue to be a top priority to control and contain healthcare costs. Read more

Pharmacy steps outside the comfort zone

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Without question, the profession of pharmacy is continuing to evolve. Not only has scope of practice changed throughout Canada, there is a shift in the delivery and expectation of pharmacist care from both patients and payers. Read more

Watch & Learn: Patient-focused care is key for London Drugs’ Rick Siemens

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When he joined the pharmacy in 1998, Rick Siemens had a vision to transform London Drugs Lethbridge, AB into a patient services-focused practice. Read more

Canadians embracing expanded role of pharmacists. Survey shows deep trust in profession, appreciation for positive impact on health outcomes

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Canadians are increasingly aware and supportive of the expanded role pharmacists are playing in delivering needed health care services including flu shots, advice on medications, and treatment of common ailments. Read more

Quebec pharmacists now enjoy expanded scope

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Bert Bolduc
Quebec patients have welcomed the pharmacist’s expanded scope of practice granted by the provincial government. Read more

Pharmacy in the blood

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Hometown for Richard is North Bay, ON. He’s 25 and holds a B.Sc. degree in biochemistry from the University of Ottawa (2011), and is currently in his fourth year at the University of Toronto’s Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy in the Doctor of Pharmacy program. Read more