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.
CALL FOR VOLUNTEER COMMITTEE MEMBERS 2022
The College of Pharmacists of BC is inviting volunteers to serve on its committees!
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.
UPDATE: In November 2021, Health Canada issued an update to the Subsection 56(1) class exemption for patients, practitioners and pharmacists prescribing and providing controlled substances in Canada to allow transfers of controlled substances prescriptions between provinces.
The highlights from the November Board Meeting are now available.
PHO Issues Order Requiring Health Professionals and Health Care Staff to be Vaccinated Against COVID-19
If you are in community-based practice, it is important to review the Order to confirm it applies to you. While the Order is largely directed at employees of certain organizations, such as health authorities, pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in community pharmacies under contract with those...
WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU: HOW’S OUR SERVICE?
From October 18 - November 19, take the College’s Customer Satisfaction Survey and help us continue to improve our service standards!
The highlights from the September Board Meeting are now available.
Polls are now open for Fraser Valley (District 2), Kootenay / Okanagan (District 4), and Pharmacy Technicians (District 8).