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Questions about inducements

September 29, 2017

As you may be aware, on Friday, September 22, 2017, the Alberta Court of Appeal ruled that the Alberta College of Pharmacists (ACP) is within its mandate to establish standards of practice and a code of ethics, which includes addressing inducements.

PrescribeIT™ national e-prescribing service launching soon

September 13, 2017

On August 30, 2017, Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) announced that PrescribeIT™, a national e-prescribe service, will be launching soon. Alberta is one of six provinces that has signed an agreement with Infoway. Therefore,...

Join the Change Day movement!

September 13, 2017
One thing. Anything. It begins with you.

Have you heard of Change Day? It's an annual campaign that invites Albertans to make a change that will improve their health or the health of others. It's fun, free, and has the potential to positively impact our health system. As a proud supporter of Change Day, we encourage you to make a...

Nominations now open for the 2018 APEX Awards!

September 13, 2017

Do you know an outstanding pharmacist, pharmacy team, or friend of pharmacy? We bet you do!

Submit your nomination(s) to help recognize role models, celebrate great patient care, and raise the profile of pharmacy practice in Alberta! Award recipients and their nominators will be invited to our...

6 creative ways to earn CEUs you may not have thought of

September 13, 2017

It’s tempting to stay in a routine when it comes to earning your CEUs, but the practice of pharmacy in Alberta is evolving and growing. Practice is getting more complex, and patient expectations are rising.

The Continuing Competence Program is a great...