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Ontario Pharmacists' Association Company Profile

04:46 EDT 21st June 2018 | BioPortfolio

The Ontario Pharmacists' Association (OPA) advocates for the profession of pharmacy and for the quality care and well being of the people of Canada's largest province. Pharmacists are experts in medication and disease management. We are dedicated to advancing patient care and improving medication use in Ontario. The OPA is working to support the expanding role of the pharmacist to improve the health of all Ontarians. We provide a wide range of professional services and education programs for our members and work closely with government and other health care providers. OPA is a voluntary organization with over six thousand members. The Association was founded in the mid-sixties but has deep roots in Ontario, dating back to the early 1900's. OPA members practice in community pharmacies, hospitals, industry and long term care facilities and also include educators, researchers and students

Location

23 Lesmill Road, Suite 301
Don Mills
Ontario
M3B 3P6
Canada

Contact

Phone: (416) 441-0788
Fax: (416) 441-0791
Email: mail@opatoday.com


News Articles [694 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Pharmacists’ Defence Association Union request extension to Boots ballot process after voting papers not delivered

The Pharmacists’ Defence Association Union has made a second request for an extension to the timetable for the ballot to derecognise the Boots Pharmacists’ Association, after it says voting papers...

Boots pharmacists vote to end deal with BPA

Boots pharmacists have narrowly voted to derecognise the Boots Pharmacists Association

Govt pharmacists in Delhi to observe one─day token strike on May 21, threaten to go on indefinite strike shortly

Protesting against the failure of the Government of NCT of Delhi to create promotion cadre posts for pharmacists in service, the Pharmacist Employees Association (PEA), an organization of working phar...

Reporting and evaluating wait times for urgent hip fracture surgery in Ontario, Canada

(Canadian Medical Association Journal) About two-thirds of patients admitted to hospital in Ontario for hip fracture did not receive surgery during the recommended time window of 24 hours, according t...

California Pharmacists Association Launches New, Revamped Website

New features bring improved navigation and streamlined structure of content California Pharmacists Association (CPhA) launched the new cpha.com website to kic...

Health care coalition seeks ways to improve prior authorization, timely access to care

Health care leaders, including physicians, pharmacists, medical groups, hospitals and health insurance providers, are collaborating to put forth a new industry-wide effort to simplify prior authorizat...

Boots ballot extended until 1 June 2018

Boots pharmacists will have an extra nine days to cast their vote in the ballot on whether to derecognise the Boots Pharmacists’ Association.

Disaster time prescription records

ICERx.org (In Case of Emergency Prescription Database), an online resource that provides licensed prescribers and pharmacists caring for disaster victims with secure access to a patient’s comprehens...

PubMed Articles [1560 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Pharmacists as Vaccinators: An Analysis of their Experiences and Perceptions of their new role.

In 2012, Ontario pharmacists were granted immunization privileges to administer influenza vaccines to the public. This study explored the experiences and practices of pharmacist vaccinators and the im...

Community pharmacists as first responders in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria.

Exploring pharmacists' perceptions regarding influenza and streptococcal testing within a chain pharmacy.

To assess pharmacists' perceptions of point-of-care testing (POCT) and treatment for influenza and streptococcus pharyngitis in a community pharmacy setting. A secondary objective was to explore the c...

Pharmacists' scope of practice in travel health: A review of state laws and regulations.

The primary objective of this study was to assess pharmacists' authority to provide travel health services in each state and Washington, DC. Secondary objectives were to determine the need for collabo...

Communication failure: analysis of prescribers' use of an internal free-text field on electronic prescriptions.

Electronic prescribing promises to improve the safety and clarity of prescriptions. However, it also can introduce miscommunication between prescribers and pharmacists. There are situations where info...

Clinical Trials [1686 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Home Medication Reviews by Pharmacists in Ontario, Canada

RATIONALE: Several examples in the literature describe the types of medication management issues uncovered during the course of home-based medication reviews. For example, the investigato...

Proximity Work in Family Medicine Groups : the Impact of Pharmacists

The project objective is to evaluate the impact of the recent addition of pharmacists within family medicine groups (FMGs) on organizational and clinical parameters. The process by which c...

The Association of Sex With Guideline-based Perioperative Care in Hip Fracture Surgery

The investigators will use multilevel multivariable regression analysis to measure the association of sex with provision of guideline-based perioperative care for hip fracture surgery in O...

The Association Between Food Insecurity and Incident Type 2 Diabetes in Canada: A Population-based Cohort Study

A pervasive and persistent finding is the health disadvantage experienced by those in food insecure households. While clear associations have been identified between food insecurity and di...

Evaluation of an Intensive Multi-disciplinary Education Program on Tobacco Treatment for Pharmacists in Qatar

In Qatar, tobacco use is one of the main causes of premature deaths and preventable diseases. As per the 2013 Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS), 12.1% of adults and 20.2% of men in Qatar ...

Companies [1639 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

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The Ontario Pharmacists' Association (OPA) advocates for the profession of pharmacy and for the quality care and well being of the people of Canada's largest province. Pharmacists are experts in medic...

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The California Pharmacists Association (CPhA) was founded in 1869 and is the largest state association representing pharmacists. CPhA represents pharmacists, technicians, and stud...

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