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More FCC details available

November 19, 2013

The latest Primary Health Care Bulletin (#8) outlines progress on compensation, governance, and IT issues surrounding Family Care Clinics.

Learn more about Family Care Clinics on the Alberta Health website.

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New Health Act announced

November 19, 2013

Yesterday, the province announced that the Alberta Health Act will come into force on January 1, 2014. The Act will establish a Health Charter, which sets out the government’s commitment to the principles of the Canada Health Act. A Health Advocate’...

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Mr. Pharmacy 2013 is...

November 19, 2013

That’s the announcement the crowd at SUB will be eagerly awaiting this Saturday. It’s good fun for a good cause – get your tickets now!

November 23, 2013

Doors open at 6:00 PM, event starts at 7:00 PM

Myer Horowitz Theatre, Students Union Building, U of A

Tickets...

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Council meeting Dec. 4 and 5

November 19, 2013

Council Meeting

Rowand Room, Sutton Place Hotel

Edmonton, AB

The agenda will be posted next week.

Council meetings are open to observers at council’s discretion. To reserve a seat, please call Leslie Ainslie at 780-990-0321, 1-877-...

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Public awareness campaign starts next week

November 19, 2013

Pharmacists do more than count pills – and we’re making sure the public knows that! With humour and a swipe at old stereotypes, we’re letting the public know how ACP and pharmacists work together to ensure they receive excellent pharmacy care....

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Who is your pharmacy hero?

November 19, 2013

Honour your practice mentors and idols by nominating them for an APEX Award. The new streamlined process makes it a cinch!

Please visit our website to view the updated categories and get started. Nominations are due Dec. 13. 

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Helpful resource for you and your patients

November 5, 2013

In response to continued requests (we shipped 5,000 in two weeks!), we have printed more patient Health Journals. The Health Journal is a 30-page booklet that helps patients track symptoms, moods, and health issues and note their questions and concerns....

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New ACP website needs testing: Any volunteers?

November 5, 2013
We would like your opinion on the design and layout concept for our new website. If you are interested in giving it a test drive, please email sheena.mcnally@pharmacists.ab.cabefore Nov. 19.
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APEX Awards: Improved and open for nominations

November 5, 2013

We are pleased to unveil an improved APEX Awards program. Highlights include:

  • Clearer award descriptions and categories
  • Streamlined application process
  • New awards ceremony (stay tuned for details)
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