Implementing authority for pharmacists to prescribe and administer drugs by injection in alberta
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: EBERHART, Greg (Alberta College of Pharmacists, Edmonton, Canada)
- Co-author(s): Cooney, Dale (Alberta College of Pharmacists, Edmonton, Canada)
Legislative amendments were made in Alberta in 2007, allowing pharmacists to prescribe and to administer drugs by injection.Â The prescribing model allows all pharmacists to 'adapt' prescriptions written by other health professionals to accomodate appropriate therapy.Â Pharmacists who successfully complete an authorization process administered.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.