Please see the attached COVID-19 materials shared with us: Billing Guide Second Edition COVID Operations FAQ Help Protect Your Pharmacist 30-Day Supply CPhA PPE Best Practice Suggestions OPA – Pharmacist’s Guide to Pandemic Preparedness
As per the Ontario Pharmacists Association: All Red Cross first aid certifications (which would have expired March through June 30, 2020) will be considered valid 90-days beyond their expiry date. These certifications will also be accepted for recertification courses when in-person training resumes.
Please see the attached Joint Message to Ontario’s Doctors, Nurse Practitioners and Pharmacists regarding the use of hydroxychloroquine and azithromycin for COVID-19 prophylaxis.
Please be aware that an adolescent patient has repeatedly purchased insulin from pharmacies in the area to use in suicide attempts. Please ensure that all team members are aware of this and are vigilant when selling insulin to all patients. As insulin is covered by OHIP plus, please be aware of adolescents who want to…
Effective August 29, 2018 St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton will start using a new discharge prescription. Please refer to the memo / sample.
Please be advised that, following the roll-out of their new EHR, St. Joseph’s will be using a new discharge prescription form. Please refer to the sample.
As part of the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care’s broader Opioid Strategy, the Centre for Effective Practice (CEP) will be implementing an academic detailing service across the province. Academic detailing, also referred to as educational outreach, focuses on providing objective, balanced, evidence-informed information on best practices to optimize clinical care via one-on one visits…
Our colleagues at the JCC have asked that we print and post the attached flyer: Life After Breast Cancer
Please see the prescription forgery alert from St Joseph’s Healthcare regarding stolen signature stamps and duplicate prescription forms.