787 chemin Principal, Grosse-Ile, QC G4T 6B5

The Emerging Role of a Pharmacist

On Monday, March 26, pharmacist Marjorie Delaney visited with the people in Grosse Ile to discuss the emerging role of a pharmacist. She explained that pharmacists are now able to do the following services as per Bill 41.

  • Provide new professional services
  • Extend a prescription
  • Adjust a prescription
  • Perform substitutions of a prescription in case of a supply shortage
  • Administer medications to demonstrate proper use to a patient
  • Order and interpret laboratory tests
  • Prescribe a drug for a minor condition when the diagnosis is known
  • Prescribe a drug when no diagnosis is required