Pharmacy professionals are a humble bunch. All too often those of us who are doing the most innovative things may not have the time, opportunity, or desire to spread the word about what we’re doing and how we’re doing it.
Over the weekend of January 21-22, 2017, Fraser Health hosted a hackathon with the goal of creating innovative solutions to some of the most pressing issues plaguing healthcare today.
Read the guest post by clinical pharmacist Winnie Ma about her Hacking Health experience.
Read the Guest Post by Dr. Mary De Vera and Natasha Campbell of the UBC Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
The National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities (NAPRA) announced that it has developed requirements for Pharmacy Practice Management Systems (PPMS). The PPMS requirements will come into effect on January 1, 2016.
The requirements developed by NAPRA provides guidance for pharmacy practice software developers to ensure that tools/technology manufactured support pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in their adherence to the standards of practice and the safety of the public.