Please find us in the Diabetes Community within MyCPhA – the pharmacists’ hub. Anyone can join the community. All you have to do is create a MyCPhA profile and start reading and sharing information on diabetes care and management in pharmacy practice. We hope to see you there!
A lot of great research was presented at the Canadian Pharmacists Association National Conference 2010 in Montreal this past May. An example of this research is the poster presented by Sony Poulose. Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose Frequency and Awareness among Non-Insulin Treated Type 2 Diabetes Patients: A Community Pharmacy Survey “The objective of the study was to describe the [...]
The Canadian Diabetes Association launched a national “Get Checked Now” campaign where select DRUGStore Pharmacy locations across the country are offering to screen patients through blood testing to determine whether or not they have diabetes. Please see http://www.getcheckednow.ca/ for more information. Is anyone working in a DRUGStore Pharmacy location that offers this free service? If [...]
Calling out to Ontario’s pharmacists: MedsCheck for Diabetes. How is your progress? Ontario’s pharmacies are reimbursed $75 for providing a once-per-year MedsCheck for Diabetes annual service and $25 per follow-up service to patients diagnosed with type 1 or type 2diabetes and are taking medication for their condition. We’d love your input! How often are you [...]