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Latest Issue of e-Connect Now Available!

Published May 16, 2018

The latest issue of e-Connect is now available!

Issue #124: May 16, 2018

  • Applications for 2018/2019 UIIP Now Open
  • Important Information for Pharmacies Dispensing Methadone
  • Statement on Dose-Splitting
  • Focus on Error Prevention: Calculation Err...
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Dose-Splitting of Lucentis, Eylea May Pose a Risk to Patient Safety

Published May 16, 2018

The College is advising all pharmacy professionals that dose-splitting of single use Lucentis or Eylea vials may pose a risk to patient safety. Please view the following correspondence from the National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory...

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Important Information for Pharmacies Dispensing Methadone

Published May 16, 2018

As part of the government of Canada’s response to the opioid crisis, effective May 19, 2018, federal regulatory amendments to the Narcotic Control Regulations will remove the requirement for prescribers to obtain a section 56 exemption u...

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The Ontario College of Pharmacists regulates pharmacies and pharmacy professionals in the province of Ontario. Our mandate is to protect and serve the public interest, with the goal of ensuring safe and quality care for patients across the province. We do this by building on a long-standing commitment to putting patients first and by collaborating with stakeholders and professionals.