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MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL

      MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL 2016-2017

The online renewal application for Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician membership renewals is now available. Renewals are due in the SCPP office on or before June 1, 2016 Check your email for instructions!


NEWS & EVENTS

RxFILES CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR PHARMACISTS - 1 CEU
Making Goldilocks Happy - Duration of Dual Antiplatelet and Triple Therapy for Cardiovascular & Cerebrovascular Indications
Regina & Area - May 26, 7-8 p.m.
Saskatoon & Area - May 7, 9-10 a.m. and May 18, 7-8 p.m.
Other Areas TBA. Please click here for more information. No cost.


NATIONAL IMMUNIZATION Awareness Week – April 23-30
Encourage immunizations! Promo materials available: canada.ca/vaccines
ONE-DAY PRIMER on MENOPAUSE Event – Saskatoon, April 30
More info: http://www.sigmamenopause.com/files/Program.pdf
CAPT PROFESSIONAL Development Conference - Ottawa, May 6-8
More info: http://capt.ca/event/2016-professional-development-conference/
DIABETES JEOPARDY: A Medley of Topics
One-day workshop April 29 - Jacqui Shumiatcher Theatre, Regina

Presented by CDA-DES South Saskatchewan Chapter
Contact Colleen Hollinger: 306-697-4007/ Colleen.Hollinger@rqhealth.ca
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!
105th SCPP Annual General Meeting

Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 10:15 a.m.
SCPP 10, 25 & 50 Year Anniversary and Awards Reception

Friday, April 29, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.
Both events will be held during the PAS Annual Conference at Elkridge Resort, Waskesiu, April 29 to May 1, 2016
PHASE III COMPASS™ Pilot Project
Pharmacy Managers: Volunteers are Needed MORE

PEBC SEEKING New Exam Assessors
Assessor Invitation
CLICK HERE   More Information CLICK HERE

HELP SUPPORT REFUGEE PATIENTS IN SK : A message from PAS
Learn more at https://www.skpharmacists.ca/news/view/21

CPDP - Continuing Professional Development for Pharmacists
      LIVE EVENTS
      ONLINE COURSES


eHealth Service desk: 1-888-316-7446: Website
Trouble Shooting Document

NOTICES

  NAPRA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SEARCH
   For more information, please visit napra.ca


EFFECTIVE JAN 8, 2016: SK Optometrists have the authority to diagnose, treat and manage glaucoma, including prescribing oral medications. MORE
INTERNATIONAL PHARMACY GRADUATES
Appraisal Training & Assessment Program Under Review -The College's appraisal training and assessment program (for IPG’s and former members returning to practice) continues to be under review. MORE


ALLERJECT RECALL ADVISORY

Health Canada’s MedEffect e-Notice has distributed an Advisory: Sanofi-aventis Canada Inc., in consultation with Health Canada, is recalling all lots of Allerject (0.15 mg/0.15 mL and 0.3 mg/0.3 mL strength epinephrine auto-injectors) from the Canadian market MORE


REFERENCE MANUAL UPDATES:

Prescribing Privileges for Optometrists
Code of Ethics

Needlestick Policy

Vaccine Storage, Handling and Transport

Emergency Preparedness 

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN REGULATION

SCPP PHARMACY TECHNICIAN PUBLICATIONS
See Pharmacy Technician TAB above

PRACTICAL ASSESSMENT COURSES
One of the qualifications for becoming a licensed pharmacy technician with SCPP is the successful completion of a practical assessment. Saskatchewan Polytechnic is offering two courses as part of the pathways to become a licensed pharmacy technician in Saskatchewan. For course and contact information, please click here .


SELKIRK COLLEGE NATIONAL BRIDGING EDUCATION PROGRAM
Application and registration closes three to four weeks before class start dates each semester. For the 2016-17 academic year, please click here for important dates . For more information, go to the Selkirk College website

PEBC EXAM REGISTRATION DEADLINES/DATES

LINK to PEBC Website Exam Schedule

Examination Name Examination Date Application Deadline Date*
Spring Pharmacy Technician
Evaluating Examination
Apr 24, 2016 Registration Closed
Summer Pharmacy Technician
Qualifying Examination
MCQ: Sept 10, 2016
OSPE: Sept 11, 2016
June 10, 2016
Fall Pharmacy Technician
Evaluating Examination
Oct 15, 2016 June 24, 2016