News

September 10, 2018

Vancouver, BC – Results of an investigation into the now closed Marigold Compounding and Natural Pharmacy in Courtney, BC showed a blatant disregard for public safety and meeting pharmacy practice standards by pharmacy manager Isidoro Andres “Rudy” Sanchez.

August 31, 2018

Polls are now open for Fraser Valley (District 2), Kootenay/Okanagan (District 4), Urban...

August 30, 2018

On September 1, 2018, the new Professional Practice Policy-67 for Injectable Opioid Agonist Treatment (iOAT), as well as an accompanying Policy Guide for Injectable Hydromorphone Maintenance Treatment will come into effect. These documents set out the requirements for the safe dispensing of injectable hydromorphone for the treatment of opioid use disorder...

August 30, 2018

Registrants can now submit declarations of completion on eServices upon their successful completion of certain knowledge and training requirements in the College’s bylaws and Professional Practice Policies

August 30, 2018

Professional Practice Policy-69: Community Pharmacy Manager Education (PPP-69), which provides guidance to community pharmacy managers on complying with their obligations under the Pharmacy Operations and Drug Scheduling Act (“PODSA”) and PODSA bylaws, will be in effect as of September 1, 2018.

August 20, 2018

August 18, 2018 - Further to the initial recall of certain valsartan products because of the presence of NDMA in the active ingredient, Health Canada is now advising Canadians that, as a precautionary measure, Teva Canada is expanding its voluntary recall to include eight...

August 20, 2018

PLANNED MAINTENANCE TO ESERVICES AND RELATED SERVICES ON August 22, 2018.

Required maintenance work to the College’s IT systems supporting eServices will take place between 4:30 pm and 9:00 pm on Wednesday, August 22, 2018. 

August 17, 2018

We Want to Hear from You: How’s Our Service? 

From August 17 - September 7, take the College’s Customer Satisfaction Survey and help us continue to improve our service standards!

August 15, 2018

BC Wildfires – Provincial State of Emergency Declared

Information adapted from the Province of BC’s release: 

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