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Flu season will be big this year. How good are your injection skills?

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Monique Lavoie from Shoppers Drug Mart in Peace River, Alberta, isn't your typical pharmacist. Read more

News: E-Prescribing to take a big step forward in Canada with new deal

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Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) and Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) have reached an agreement to advance e-prescribing in Canada. Read more

5 top tips to enhance your patient-centred care

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The opportunities to provide additional services to patients and enhance our value to them have never been greater. Read more

News: Shoppers Drug Mart to run its own medical clinic

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Shoppers Drug Mart has opened its first managed medical clinic, in Toronto, Ont. This is to be the first of three expected to open in the Greater Toronto Area. Read more

COVID-19. Pharmacists on the frontlines. Wilson Li – “After a long day of work, I am exhausted, but in a satisfying way.”

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After adjusting to my new role as a first-time dad, little did I know I was also returning to an entirely different world, bringing new significance to what it means to be a frontline pharmacist. Read more

Pharmacy Leader profile: Ashesh Desai of Shoppers Drug Mart

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Ashesh Desai has been with Shoppers Drug Mart since 2001. In his current role as executive vice president of pharmacy, he oversees the pharmacy and healthcare businesses for Loblaw Companies Limited (LCL) and Shoppers Drug Mart (SDM) across Canada. Read more

Shoppers Drug Mart’s Kal Chauhan is excited about respiratory care

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Kal Chauhan, BScPhm, CRE, is excited about the respiratory care opportunities for pharmacists in today’s healthcare environment. Read more

Pharmacy leader John Papastergiou – passionate about pharmacy practice research

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John Papastergiou plays many leadership roles in the pharmacy community. Owning and operating two busy urban Shoppers Drug Mart locations consumes most of his time. That being said, he is also passionate about pharmacy practice research. Read more

5 top tips to market your in-store clinics

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It’s not unusual for customers at Omar Alasaly’s Victoria, B.C. pharmacy to make an about face at the frontshop cash and beeline it to the dispensary for a flu shot or a medication review. Read more

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

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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