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May 6, 2022

Job Opportunity: Administrative Assistant - Licensure

The College has a full-time, permanent job opportunity in its Licensure Department.

April 29, 2022

April 2022 Board Meeting Highlights

The highlights from the April Board Meeting are now available.

April 29, 2022

Health Canada’s Office of Controlled Substances fax line for controlled substance and precursor Loss or Theft Reports has been decommissioned.

April 22, 2022

The Provincial Health Officer (PHO) has now publicly posted Mask Use and Infection Prevention & Control Guidance for Health Professionals – April 1, 2022. The letter provides current guidance for mask use and infection prevention and control for health professionals and their patients.

April 15, 2022

As of Friday April 15, 2022, amendments to the Drug Administration by Injection and Intranasal Route Standards, Limits and Conditions to lower the age limit for drug administration by injection to patients 4 years of age are in effect. 

This means that pharmacists in British Columbia with valid injection certification may now administer immunizations by injection to children as young as...

March 8, 2022

A new Order of the Provincial Health Officer (PHO) has been issued “to prevent or reduce the risk of the transmission of infection with SARS-CoV-2 by health professionals.”

February 11, 2022

February 2022 Board Meeting Highlights

The highlights from the February Board Meeting are now available.

February 10, 2022

On February 09, 2022, Provincial Health Officer, Dr. Bonnie Henry, announced that she is issuing a new public health order that requires all regulated health professionals to be vaccinated by March 24, 2022, in order to work in their occupation in British Columbia. 

 
January 31, 2022

CALL FOR VOLUNTEER COMMITTEE MEMBERS 2022

The College of Pharmacists of BC is inviting volunteers to serve on its committees!

December 20, 2021

The College of Pharmacists of British Columbia is pleased to welcome Suzanne Solven as our new Registrar and Chief Executive Officer. Suzanne will be replacing Registrar Bob Nakagawa, who will be retiring in early 2022. 

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