Is your CSHP branch involved in a unique initiative like the BC Branch's advocacy efforts for CPP? Tell us about it!

By: Amanda Iannaccio

If your branch is involved in an important initiative that has the potential to positively impact hospital pharmacy practice, please let us know about it! Contact CSHP’s publications administrator at We’re looking forward to hearing from you!

Pharmacist Prescribing in British Columbia

The CSHP BC Branch is involved in advocacy efforts for collaborative pharmacist prescribing (CPP) in BC. The College of Pharmacists of BC recently submitted a proposed framework for pharmacist prescribing in collaborative settings to the BC Ministry of Health for consideration. CPP would allow certified pharmacists who work closely with physicians and nurse practitioners to write prescriptions, so that patients receive the best treatment for their medical conditions and have timely access to their medications. Learn more here!