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Think pharmacy solution deployed in OMNI care homes
TORONTO – Think Research Corporation, a company focused on transforming healthcare through digital health software solutions, announced that its medication management solution, Pharmapod, has been implemented in OMNI Care Homes to improve medication management and support high-quality resident care.
PrescribeIT to be launched at Jean Coutu and Brunet
TORONTO – Canada Health Infoway, Jean Coutu and Brunet are pleased to announce that they have entered into an agreement to onboard and deploy PrescribeIT, Infoway’s national e-prescribing service, in their RxPro Pharmacy Management System.
Walmart Canada now using Infoway’s PrescribeIT
TORONTO – Canada Health Infoway and Walmart Canada are pleased to announce Infoway’s PrescribeIT electronic prescribing service is now available in 14 Walmart Canada pharmacies in Ontario, Alberta, Saskatchewan and New Brunswick, with plans to expand to more stores by year-end.
NTS offers Paxlovid assessments around the clock
OTTAWA – As Ontario responds to the 6th wave of COVID-19, assessment centres across Ontario have been working on improving the access and distribution of Paxlovid, an oral antiviral medication that works to prevent SARS-CoV02 from replicating. The process to release Paxlovid to appropriate patients requires a comprehensive medication review for both drug-drug interactions and renal function assessment, usually best done by a pharmacist.
Montreal network ups use of digital pharmacy solution
MONTREAL – Prescriptions are being filled and medication is being administered with unprecedented speed and accuracy in the facilities of CIUSSS West-Central Montreal, thanks to a digital system that is bringing unity and consistency to pharmacy activities.
PrescribeIT now available in Ont. and NB
TORONTO – Canada Health Infoway and Loblaw Companies Limited have announced that Shoppers Drug Mart and Loblaw pharmacy locations in Ontario and New Brunswick are now enabled with PrescribeIT®, Infoway’s national e-prescribing service. PrescribeIT® enables prescribers to send prescriptions and renewals electronically to a patient’s pharmacy of choice, resulting in more efficient patient care, enhanced safety and improved communication between clinicians.
Online pharmacy PocketPills expands out east
SURREY, BC – PocketPills, Canada’s first full service online pharmacy that delivers pre-sorted medications directly to patients, has launched its services in Nova Scotia.
Already available in BC, Alberta, Ontario, Yukon and Northwest Territories and Manitoba, the expansion ensures online access to medication to those living in the Atlantic provinces.
CareRx launches “Pharmacy At Your Door”
TORONTO – CareRx Corporation, a leading provider of specialty pharmacy services to seniors, announced the launch of Pharmacy At Your Door, a new digital business providing a safe and easy alternative for Canadians to meet their pharmacy needs without leaving their homes. The initial launch is focused in Calgary, Alberta.
Virtual medication reconciliation on discharge coming to hospitals
To support small and rural hospitals with patients transitioning from hospital to home, Northwest Telepharmacy Solutions (NTS) is launching their Virtual Medication Reconciliation on Discharge (VMRD) program to several hospital clients across Ontario.
PrescribeIT is gaining momentum
TORONTO – PrescribeIT, Canada’s national e-prescribing service, announced it is now working with 20 community pharmacy companies in six provinces, with the participation of more than 3,300 pharmacies.