Members of the public play a key role on College committees. In addition to a unique perspective, they help ensure transparency and bring a wider range of knowledge and skills to enhance the effectiveness of the committee.
The College is pleased to announce the results of the most recent Board elections held for pharmacists in Districts 2 and 4, and pharmacy technicians in District 8. The successful candidates (indicated in bold, below) will begin their term at the beginning of the November Board meeting on Friday, November 21, 2014.
The College issued the following news release on September 26, 2014 at 9:50 AM PDT:
College of Pharmacists of BC shuts down Marigold Compounding and Natural Pharmacy in Courtenay over public safety concerns
The College of Pharmacists of BC, a member of Health Profession Regulators of BC, is pleased to participate in the public awareness campaign "Care Safe Trust". Here is a public service announcement that will be shown over the next twelve months on Global TV.
The College and CRNBC have developed a joint statement on dispensing medications.
The statement provides information about shared scopes of practice and nurse dispensing.
The College of Pharmacists of BC has filed an appeal of the July 25, 2014 decision of the Supreme Court of British Columbia to the BC Court of Appeal.