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Pharmacist Graham MacKenzie discusses The Pharmacist Opioid Stewardship Initiative (POSI)

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Graham talks about his work providing opioid agonist therapy in Baddeck, NS. The Opioid Stewardship Spotlight is an ongoing series in support of the Pharmacist Opioid Stewardship Initiative (POSI), part of the Canadian Pharmacist Harmonized Scope 2020. Read more

Pharmacist Tim Smith discusses The Pharmacist Opioid Stewardship Initiative (POSI)

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When working in different pharmacies across several provinces and territories one of the challenges is getting to know and building rapport with patients. It can be frustrating for patients dealing with new faces in the pharmacy, who don’t know them, don’t know their histories, don’t recognize their faces. Read more

Pharmacist Cole Mondor discusses The Pharmacist Opioid Stewardship Initiative (POSI)

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Opioid agonist therapy management is a significant part of our pharmacy practice in Edmonton’s inner-city. Our role involves acting as facilitators, rather than controllers, of our patients’ journey to recover from addiction and dependence. Read more

Watch the video of Mona Kwong discussing The Pharmacist Opioid Stewardship Initiative (POSI)

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The Pharmacists Opioid Stewardship Initiative (POSI) project focuses on the scope enhancement and harmonization that enables pharmacists to be opioid stewards. Read more