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December 3, 2018

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The compensation plan for pharmacy services, first established in 2012, aims to improve patient access to health professionals, increase efficiency in health care delivery, provide incentives for patient-focused pharmacy care in the community, and increase the capacity of the health care system...


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May 14, 2018

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The compensation plan for pharmacy services, first established in 2012, aims to improve patient access to health professionals, increase efficiency in health care delivery, provide incentives for patient-focused pharmacy care in the community, and increase the capacity of the health care system...


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March 29, 2018

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The compensation plan for pharmacy services, first established in 2012, aims to improve patient access to health professionals, increase efficiency in health care delivery, provide incentives for patient-focused pharmacy care in the community, and increase the capacity of the health care system...


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February 1, 2016

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This report compares publicly funded drug programs across Canada and determines where Alberta fits in comparison to the other provinces/territories with respect to its publicly-funded drug plans, drug access, expenditures, and patient-borne out-of-pocket costs.


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March 3, 2015

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Opioids are generally used to treat acute pain following surgery, chronic pain among people in palliative care, and other conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis. This edition of Health Trends Alberta looks at those who had an emergency department visit for an opioid related disorder, and looks...


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September 30, 2014

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Describes dispensation patterns in 2013 of prescription drugs by age in the province of Alberta.


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March 7, 2012

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2012 Data standard definition for the data set for prescribing, dispensing and management of a patient's medication profile. This includes information related to the drug, provider, patient, prescribing and dispensing of prescriptions.


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September 1, 2011

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The misuse and abuse of prescription drugs is harming too many Albertans. Ease of access and affordability of medications such as opioid pain relievers, stimulants, tranquillizers and sedatives, can quickly and easily lead to addiction. Compounding this ease of accessibility and affordability is...


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January 1, 2010

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In December 2008, Alberta Health and Wellness announced the Alberta Pharmaceutical Strategy to help make drug coverage more accessible, sustainable and affordable for all Albertans. The strategy included two phases. This fact sheet provides an overview of the second phase of the strategy, which...


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January 1, 2010

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In December 2008, Alberta Health and Wellness announced the Alberta Pharmaceutical Strategy to help make drug coverage more accessible, sustainable and affordable for all Albertans. The strategy included two phases. The second phase, announced in October 2009, focuses on generic drug prices and...