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Some may argue that if there were ever a profession most impacted by government decisions, it would be pharmacy. From federal regulations and decisions to provincial laws, private and public payers and College regulations, community pharmacists have a myriad of issues to keep abreast of.

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On July 27, 2018, the BC Pharmacy Association found a new home – our fifth office location in the last 50 years. To better accommodate development of new training programs for members, we moved to a new floor of our same office building at Airport…

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In 2002, my wife, son and I were put on a ‘Black List.’ My wife, who was 38 weeks pregnant, and my three-year-old son both had upper respiratory infection symptoms, with my son’s nasal swab confirmed to be pertussis (despite having his immunizations up-to-date). We were all placed on antibiotics…

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Can pharmacists process claims for over-the-counter (OTC) / Schedule II items under a pharmacist’s license without the need for a prescription?

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For the last eight years, French-speaking Vancouverites have found a safe haven in the Pharmasave on Commercial Drive, co-owned and operated by pharmacists Kunakar Pou and wife Ja Kyung Kim.

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Pharmacist Felicia Yang never imagined she’d wind up behind bars. But for the past year, she’s found her passion helping inmates manage their medications.