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Ontario Pharmacists' Association Company Profile

18:54 EST 12th December 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 [915 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Boots pharmacists vote to end deal with BPA

Boots pharmacists have narrowly voted to derecognise the Boots Pharmacists Association

Boots wants to exclude 300 pharmacists from bargaining unit, says PDA Union

Discussions between Boots and the Pharmacists’ Defence Association Union to establish a possible voluntary arrangement for the future representation of Boots pharmacists have ended in a stalemate.

PDA will represent Boots pharmacists, ruling says

The Pharmacists’ Defence Association will now represent Boots’ pharmacists in pay, hours and working conditions negotiations following a ruling by the Central Arbitration Committee.

PDA Union and Boots meet to discuss future representation of Boots pharmacists

Representatives from the Pharmacists’ Defence Association Union and senior Boots managers have begun talks to establish how Boots pharmacists are represented in the future.

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...

Six in ten UK hospital pharmacists encounter medicines shortages daily, finds survey

Six in ten hospital pharmacists in the UK have reported experiencing medicines shortages every day, according to a new survey carried out by the European Association of Hospital Pharmacists.

CAC decides make up of Boots bargaining unit

All Boots pharmacists and managers at levels 5, 6, and 7, except those in field and support office roles, can vote on whether they will negotiate their pay, hours and holiday through the Pharmacists...

National Hispanic Health Foundation launches National Hispanic Pharmacists Association

PubMed Articles [1461 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Comparison of two training methods in community pharmacy: Project VACCINATE.

To compare the impact of a whole-staff training strategy to a train-the-trainer strategy on 1) the number of influenza, pneumococcal, herpes zoster, and pertussis vaccines administered by community ph...

Medications and pregnancy: The role of community pharmacists - A descriptive study.

Safe use of medications during pregnancy requires a comprehensive understanding of risk-benefit profiles for individual treatments. Pharmacists are supported in this aspect by clinical information age...

Perceived preparedness for full-scope pharmacist services among recent Doctor of Pharmacy graduates from Ontario schools of pharmacy.

To examine how recent Doctor of Pharmacy graduates feel about providing full-scope pharmacist services (such as prescribing and immunization) and whether characteristics such as recent graduates' inst...

Australian Community Pharmacists' Experience of Implementing a Chronic Kidney Disease Risk Assessment Service.

Community pharmacists are well positioned to deliver chronic kidney disease (CKD) screening services. However, little is known about the challenges faced by pharmacists during service implementation. ...

Industry and geographic patterns of use and emission of carcinogens in Ontario, Canada, 2011-2015.

The goal of this study was to leverage data from two environmental regulatory initiatives, Ontario's Toxics Reduction Act (TRA) and Canada's National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI), to assess thei...

Clinical Trials [1884 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...

Pharmacists' Intervention in Patients Using Novel Oral Anticoagulants:A Study on Behavioral Patterns

Novel oral anticoagulant drugs (NOACs) are now increasingly used in clinical practice. Although there are outstanding advantages of NOACs, there are also some shortcomings in use. The beha...

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...

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Ontario Pharmacists' Association

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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California Pharmacists Association (CPhA)

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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ASSOCIATION

The Illinois Pharmacists Association is dedicated to enhancing the professional competency of pharmacists, advancing the standards of pharmacy practice, improving pharmacists’ effectiveness in assur...

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