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acpnews November/December 2013
acpnews November/December 2013
November 1, 2013

Notes from Council

Complaints Resolution

  • Disciplinary report summary

Quality Pharmacy Practice

  • Privacy, pharmacy, and social media
  • 12 tips to protect yourself, your profession, and your patients online
  • Make the most of social media
  • Social media resources
  • ACP welcomes new ways to hear from you
  • Confidential communication in the pharmacy
  • Guidance for dispensing Methadose

Partners in Practice

  • Practice profile: Building a winning team
acpnews September/October 2013
acpnews September/October 2013
September 1, 2013

Quality Pharmacy Practice

  • Small town or big city: Chat, Check, and Chart is working
  • Practice Profile: Taking off with travel medicine

Partners in Practice

  • Preceptors: Thank you!
  • ACP and CPSA partner to identify high-risk patients
  • Technician bridging program delivery to go national
  • In memory

Health information: Handle with care

  • How is privacy protected in Alberta?
  • What ACP Standards apply?
  • The 3 HIA concepts you must understand
  • HIA in a nutshell
acpnews July/August 2013
acpnews July/August 2013
July 1, 2013

Notes from Council

  • Highlights from 2012-13
  • Thank you to outgoing councillors
  • Amended AGM resolution carried

Practice Development

  • Symposium highlights

Quality Pharmacy Practice

  • Mitigating risks in your pharmacy: Part 4
  • Recognize and report serious and unexpected adverse reactions
  • Deciphering record retention
  • Practice profiles

Partners in Practice

  • PharmD applications now being accepted
  • New publication addresses disruptive behaviour in the healthcare workplace
  • PEBC assessors needed
  • In memory
  • Placement and advertising of rubbing alcohol compound and isopropyl alcohol still causing concern
acpnews May/June 2013
acpnews May/June 2013
May 1, 2013

Notes from Council

  • New councillor elected
  • Restrictions on dispensing DHEA
  • Annual report highlights
  • Council meeting highlights
  • Not reading The Link?
  • ACP Symposium and AGM

Quality Pharmacy Practice

  • Finding and fixing common pharmacy deficiencies
  • New methadone guidelines
  • Mitigating risks in your pharmacy: Part 3
  • Prescription adaptation tools
  • New approval process for natural health products
  • Free patient resources
  • Help your patients as you help yourself and your pharmacy
  • It's renewal time for pharmacists and pharmacies
acpnews March/April 2013
acpnews March/April 2013
March 1, 2013

Notes from Council

  • Resolutions due Apr. 15
  • District 3 election options Mar. 15

Registration & Licensure

  • Attention pharmacists! Are you ready for registration renewal?
  • Return requirement for a corporation-owned pharmacy
  • Requirements for pharmacists who administer drugs by injection

Continuing Competence

  • Updated Competence Program philosophy and principles approved

Quality Pharmacy Practice

  • Mitigating risks in your pharmacy: Part 2
  • Finding and fixing common pharmacy deficiencies
  • Requirement for documenting delivered prescriptions
  • Partners in Practice
  • Preceptors and pharmacy interns needed for SPT pilot
  • Congratulations lab values graduates?
  • In memory

Special Feature

  • Turning concern into action
  • Addiction symposium
acpnews January/February 2013
acpnews January/February 2013
January 1, 2013

Notes from Council

  • Registrant survey highlights differences
  • Bylaw amendments
  • ACP business priorities for 2013

Continuing Competence

  • First changes from competence program review implemented
  • New national policies and recertification process for administration of injections

Quality Pharmacy Practice

  • Finding and fixing common pharmacy deficiencies
  • Mitigate risks in your practice

Partners in Practice

  • In memory
  • New prescribing authority for podiatrists
  • Order your free patient resources now
  • Another opioid prescription - what do you do?