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Meet the 2018 Innovation Winners

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John Papastergiou
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Saleema Bhaidani
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NOVEMBER 2018 - Vaccine adherence rates, opioid stewardship and new pharmacy practice models to improve patient care are all...

CFP Forum tackles quality question

NOVEMBER 2018 - Ready or not, pharmacies will be assessed for the quality of their care to patients, and the results will be publicly reported, as part of a growing movement to improve health outcomes across the healthcare system. This message...

Blazing trails with flu shots

NOVEMBER 2018 - Pharmacists administered just shy of 3 million flu shots during the 2017-2018 season, a 20% gain over the previous season and a continuation of consistently strong gains in uptake since 2012-2013. These numbers from provincial...

Be part of the million dollar difference

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NOVEMBER 2018 - As you consider charitable donations before the year’s end, think about making a contribution to the future of pharmacy by joining CFP’s 1 million for 25 campaign. If every pharmacist in Canada donated just $25, there would...

PEI's Pillar of Pharmacy

NOVEMBER 2018 - Some 120 people gathered in Charlottetown in October to celebrate a pillar in pharmacy—and in their communities. Pharmacist/owner Ray Murphy was lauded for his exemplary service to his profession and his community in a ceremony...

Deprescribing, within a pharmacist's domain

OCTOBER 2018 - Community pharmacists can have a vital role in deprescribing, according to the Catalyst Study, which was funded by Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy.

When equipped with training and resources, pharmacists at all four pharmacies in...

How are pharmacy services measuring up?

OCTOBER 2018 - Alberta’s Pharmacy Services Framework (PSF) is likely the most comprehensive compensation models for pharmacist services in the country. So it was fitting that researchers Christine Hughes, Terri Schindel and Rene Breault set out...

Pharmacists' fit in travel medicine

OCTOBER 2018 - We now know Canadians are very willing to receive a pre-travel consultation and vaccinations from a pharmacist-managed travel clinic, and 94% were satisfied by the care received, thanks to a study conducted by Sherilyn Houle,...

Embracing Change: Oromocto, New Brunswick

Brett_JacksonSEPTEMBER 2018 - It would be fair to say that Brett Jackson epitomizes that famous slogan from Nike, “Just Do It.” The associate-owner of a Shoppers Drug Mart pharmacy in Oromocto, New Brunswick, and his pharmacy staff have embraced every...

CFP Forum on pharmacists' value: Oct. 25

SEPTEMBER 2018—As pharmacy struggles to find its fit in a new era of healthcare, a number of initiatives underway are looking to prove the value of Canadian pharmacists and the quality of pharmacy services beyond dispensing. At the Canadian...