Lifetime Achievement For Ginette Vanasse

National, | Jun 22, 2020

Each year the Recycling Council of B.C. recognizes the valuable contribution that individuals and organizations make towards the preservation and protection of British Columbia’s environment. Ginette Vanasse from Health Products Stewardship Association received Lifetime Achievement Award by RCBC in recognition of her role over the years in the recycling space.

Safe Storage and Disposal of Medications during the COVID19 Pandemic

National, | Jun 9, 2020

Storing medications safely at home and returning products to the pharmacy when they are no longer needed are important ways to prevent harm. Newsletter COVID19 Medication Disposal Take a look at these suggestions on how to store or dispose of medications during the COVID19 pandemic!

Health Canada Bulletin

National, | Apr 20, 2020

On April 16th, 2020, the Office of Controlled Substances (OCS) of Health Canada issued a bulletin, providing pharmacists with information on temporary exceptional measures for post-consumer returns containing controlled substances and recommendations to help reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19. http://healthsteward.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Post-consumer-returns-bulletin_revised.pdf

Health Products Stewardship Association – Important notice

National, | Mar 19, 2020

March 18th, 2020 To all pharmacy manager, As concerns about the COVID-19 continue to grow here in Canada, Health Product Stewardship Association would like to confirm that at this time there is no interruption of services and our collection and deliveries of supplies for HPSA stewardship programs will be maintained by our service providers (Whitecap, […]