News

January 31, 2014

Methadone Transition Begins February 1, 2014.

January 31, 2014

Not completed the mandatory training? Now is the time.

As of February 1, 2014 all pharmacy managers, staff and relief pharmacists and pharmacy technicians employed in a community pharmacy that provides pharmacy services related to MMT must have:

January 29, 2014

Important Information for MMT Transition: Accepting Prescriptions Starting February 1

January 29, 2014

Vancouver, BC – British Columbia’s 26 regulated health professions, governed by 22 colleges under the Health Professions Act, and 1 under the Social Workers Act, have incorporated under the Society Act to become the Health Profession Regulators of BC Society.

January 21, 2014

Update - Methadone Maintenance Treatment (MMT) Controlled Prescription Form

January 21, 2014

Starting February 1, 2014 changes to the Methadone Maintenance Treatment (MMT) program come into effect. Over the next few weeks, the College will be sending you a number of MMT-related emails.

January 15, 2014

Beginning February 1, 2014, the current methadone formula dispensed by pharmacists will change.

January 13, 2014

The BC Supreme Court has denied a request from Sobeys West Inc. And Jace Holdings Ltd. for an injunction against the enforcement of Bylaws prohibiting the provision of incentives for prescriptions or pharmacy services. As a result, College bylaws prohibiting incentives remain in full force.