SHA reviewing pharmacy procurement in long-term care homes

Jun 30, 2021 | 10:16am

The Saskatchewan Health Authority will be reviewing its pharmacy procurement process in all SHA operated long-term care homes. This follows a recommendation from Ombudsman Saskatchewan in the 2019 Annual Report, where the SHA made changes to the program in order to improve consistency. The policy relates to medication support, product delivery, oversight of quality and […]

Some Saskatchewan pharmacies being made available for vaccination appointments

Apr 26, 2021 | 4:36pm

A pilot project that will see vaccination appointments at select pharmacies across the province is about to begin. In a release, the government says the select pharmacies will be providing vaccinations based on age groups and populations who are eligible on the day the appointment is booked and pharmacies will determine their own booking procedures. […]

Community pharmacies to have part in Sask. COVID-19 vaccine delivery plan

Feb 22, 2021 | 11:59am

The Saskatchewan government has officially announced that pharmacists will have a key role in delivering vaccines for the province’s COVID-19 mass vaccination program. Community pharmacies will have COVID-19 vaccines available in Phase 2 of the province’s immunization plan, creating more public access to doses and improving the rate of vaccination across Saskatchewan. The government is […]