PANS News - Press Releases

07
Mar, 2022
Pharmacy Appreciation Month is a Celebration of Pharmacy Contributions and Innovation
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04
Oct, 2021
PANS Honours its Pandemic Heroes

Dartmouth, NS – The Pharmacy Association of Nova Scotia (PANS) presented their annual awards virtually over the weekend highlighting the enormous contributions that members of the profession have made to their communities over the past 18 months.

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26
Feb, 2021
High Demand Continues for Essential Healthcare Services at Pharmacies During Pandemic

Dartmouth, N.S. – Almost one in five Nova Scotians used pharmacies to obtain healthcare services since the COVID-19 Pandemic reached Nova Scotia almost one year ago.

Pharmacists in the province wrote more than 165,000 prescription renewals for patients in 2020.  This is on top of the almost 20,000 assessments done for shingles, urinary tract infections (UTIs) and birth control, and more than two hundred thousand flu shots.

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24
Sep, 2020
FLU SEASON MAY LOOK DIFFERENT THIS YEAR BUT IT IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN EVER TO GET YOUR SHOT

DARTMOUTH, NS – Pharmacy teams across the province are encouraging Nova Scotians to get their flu shot.

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20
Mar, 2020
Nova Scotia Pharmacies Limiting Prescription Fills to A 30-Day Supply

                             

 

 

 

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30
Sep, 2019
Nova Scotia Pharmacy Practitioners Recognized for Outstanding Patient Care

Dartmouth, NS - The Pharmacy Association of Nova Scotia (PANS) marked their 40-year anniversary this past weekend at the Old Orchard Inn in beautiful Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia, with an awards gala celebrating the best in pharmacy.

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18
Mar, 2019
Access to Healthcare Concerns are Rising in Nova Scotia: New Study

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia – A new study by Abacus Data has found that Nova Scotians’ concerns about access to healthcare in the province has increased 16 points since 2018. Of Nova Scotians surveyed, 86 percent expressed concerns about being able to access healthcare.  One-third of those surveyed said they were extremely concerned.

 

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07
Mar, 2019
A Simple Act to Keep Your Loved Ones Safe

The Pharmacy Association of Nova Scotia (PANS) is once again partnering with the Halifax Regional Police and the RCMP to promote our Medication Disposal Program with our "Keep Them Safe" campaign. The campaign, which started on March 4, highlights the importance of safely disposing of unused or expired medications to ensure you, your family and loved ones are protected from accidentally taking medications that could be harmful.

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