News and Updates

Publicly Funded Vaccines Fee Increase

October 26, 2020

Publicly Funded Vaccines Fee Increase RxA has been diligently working on your behalf to see recognition for the increased demand that COVID-19 has placed on pharmacists providing immunization services. We are happy to share that through this work, Alberta Health has agreed to a temporary increase in compensation for publicly… Read More

Pharmacy Based Asymptomatic COVID-19 Testing Program

October 20, 2020

Update On October 20, 2020, Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Deena Hinshaw announced that the province is “pressing pause” on all asymptomatic testing for COVID19 in the province, including pharmacies, in an effort to decrease wait time for test results. The province will continue with Symptomatic Testing for Albertans… Read More

RxA’s Trusted Partners in Health
Fall Professional Development Conference

October 8, 2020

\ RxA’s Trusted Partners in HealthFall Professional Development Conference Virtual Conference November 13-14, 2020 The RxA Trusted Partner’s in Health Conference targets therapeutic and practical topics that focus on the latest evidence and new drug therapies. It is designed to equip pharmacists with timely, relevant and unbiased information. Armed… Read More

COVID-19 (novel coronavirus)

June 25, 2020

The Alberta Pharmacists’ Association (RxA) is committed to working to ensure that pharmacists in Alberta have the tools and resources to support their patients as we continue to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please see more here. Read More