Interactions: News from CSHP



CSHP’s Controlled Drugs and Substances in Hospitals and Healthcare Facilities: Guidelines on Secure Management and Diversion Prevention are Now Available – Learn More Here!

By: Amanda Iannaccio

Across Canada, the opioid crisis is affecting patients, families, the general public, and the healthcare system. The number of deaths attributed to the crisis is staggering. CSHP joined Health Canada, provincial ministries of health, health agencies, health professio…



May 18, 2017

CSHP’s Position Statement on National Pharmacare

By: Chris Doody

The Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) supports the development of a coordinated, national pharmacare program wherein the provision of medically necessary medications is recognized as an insured health service, meeting the primary objective of the Canada Health Act, regardl…


May 18, 2017

CSHP’s Position Statement on Medical Assistance in Dying

By: Chris Doody

The Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists (CSHP) is committed to patient care through the advancement of safe and effective medication use and the promotion of best practices and interprofessional collaboration. The Criminal Code of Canada allows for the provision of medical assistan…