News Releases - 2017

Portraits of a Healthy Saskatchewan - May 3 2017

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Saskatchewan Report on Hypertension, April 3 2017

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National Study on Hypertension March 29, 2017

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News Release Notable Rise in Flu Shots

March 7, 2017 - Notable Rise in Flu Shots Administered by Pharmacists

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Statement onHealth System Structure Review Report

January 5, 2017 - Statement on the Health Systems Structure Report

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News Release on Flu Shots

January 4, 2017 -    Saskatchewan patients benefit from flu shots administered conveniently and safely at community pharmacies  

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Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Flu Shots

Letter to the Editor: Misconceptions about the cost of Pharmacists administering flu shots.  In response to   CBC News Article   from December 30, 2016

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PAS Chair Letter to the Editor: Expanded pharmacist services improve care

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What's New

2017-2018 Saskatchewan Pharmacy Letter

The Drug Plan and Extended Benefits Branch are registering pharmacies that plan to participate in the Province's 2017-2018 Seasonal Influenza Program.


Updated SMAP Forms and Education

The Ministry of Health will be changing mandatory documentation requirements for the Saskatchewan Medication Assessment Program (SMAP) September 1, 2017.


CPhA Releases New Study on Pharmacy Services

Expanding pharmacy services would translate to direct cost savings for governments and prevent chronic disease and premature deaths.


Pharmacists care for hypertension would save Saskatchewan $423 million

A pharmacists care for patients with hypertension provides better outcomes for the patient and health care system.

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