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The vital role of pharmacy in long-term care

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Becky Agar
With the improved homecare supports available in Ontario, seniors are much older than they used to be when finally moving to long-term care facilities, and they are often transferred directly from acute-care facilities, after a crisis incident such as a fall, or rapid decline in cognition. Read more

NPAC
The Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of Canada (Neighbourhood Pharmacies) has released a new report, "A Primer on the Value of Pharmacy Services in Long-Term Care Settings in Canada." Read more

Funding long-term care costs – the retirement issue we should be talking about

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Mike_Jaczko_Max_Beairsto
As people age, the likelihood of requiring some form of supportive care either at home or in some kind of long-term facility increases. It’s a reality that’s growing and cannot be ignored. Read more

What are the costs of long-term care?

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Mike_Jaczko_Max_Beairsto
Most people want to remain in their homes as long as possible – an option that can be affordable if you need only a few hours of help per day or week. Read more