Job Opportunity: Director of Policy and Legislation
The College is currently recruiting for a Director of Policy and Legislation.
The Drug Accreditation Program is seeking to increase awareness across all regulated healthcare professionals of the regulatory requirements for providing point-of-care services, including COVID-19 testing, and ensure compliance with the Health Professions Act and the public health order issued by Dr. Henry.
David Pavan, Deputy Registrar, will be leaving the College on June 30, 2022.
Over the past 5+ years, David has truly exemplified what it means to be a steward of public health and safety. We thank him for his dedication to pharmacy in British Columbia and wish him all the best in his future endeavours....
Job Opportunity: Administrative Assistant - Licensure
The College has a full-time, permanent job opportunity in its Licensure Department.
Health Canada’s Office of Controlled Substances fax line for controlled substance and precursor Loss or Theft Reports has been decommissioned.
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.
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...
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.”