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Health care outlook 2024: Sandra Hanna, CEO, Neighbourhood Pharmacies

Health care outlook 2024: Sandra Hanna, CEO, Neighbourhood  Pharmacies

In the first of a two-part series, leaders of industry associations present their expectations for pharmacy operators for this year. The views of other organizations will appear in the next issue of Chain Drug Review. 2023 was a momentous year for community pharmacy in Canada. All provinces further expanded pharmacists’ scope of practice and/or increased

Health Care Outlook 2023: Sandra Hanna, Neighbourhood Pharmacies

Health Care Outlook 2023: Sandra Hanna, Neighbourhood Pharmacies

A key takeaway for our federal and provincial governments in Canada throughout the pandemic was that no matter how daunting, community pharmacy rose to the challenge and delivered. From triage to testing, education to vaccination, our capability to serve as community health hubs, touted before the pandemic, was validated. Our governments are finally realizing that

Pharmacy Outlook: Sandra Hanna, Neighbourhood Pharmacies

Pharmacy Outlook: Sandra Hanna, Neighbourhood Pharmacies

Each new year offers a time for reflection. There’s also a readiness to shake off the old and leap optimistically toward a promising future. I’ve never felt so optimistic about the possibilities on the horizon for pharmacy, especially when reflecting on our accomplishments over last year. For our association, 2021 was a year of remarkable

Pharmacy Outlook: Sandra Hanna, Neighbourhood Pharmacies

Pharmacy Outlook: Sandra Hanna, Neighbourhood Pharmacies

Never have we collectively wanted to seal the door to a year so firmly and decisively as 2020. I suspect most people will remember last year for its unpredictability and destabilization. Yet amidst the anxiety and instability, the overstretched hospitals, and the restrictions and closures in primary care, I will remember how pharmacy kept the

Pharmacy Outlook: Sandra Hanna, CEO, Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of Canada

Pharmacy Outlook: Sandra Hanna, CEO, Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of Canada

Looking ahead to 2020, the Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of Canada (Neighbourhood Pharmacies) continues to be recognized as the leading pharmacy advocate for our members across the country. A solutions-oriented partner, we focus on working collaboratively for a sustainable, competitive pharmacy industry that serves the best interests of patients. Neighbourhood Pharmacies represents Canada’s leading pharmacy organizations

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