About

We are

focused on the business of neighbourhood pharmacy to ensure our members can continue to deliver the convenient, professional patient care products and services on which Canadians rely. Our commitment is repaid in trust, as 80% of Canadians consult their pharmacists for professional healthcare, at nearly 9,000 neighbourhood pharmacies across the country.

 
About

We represent

the operators of Canada’s approximately 6,500 chain, banner and franchise neighbourhood pharmacies, as well as grocery chains and mass merchandisers with pharmacies. Neighbourhood pharmacy helps save the Canadian healthcare system more than $12.5 billion annually, preventing adverse drug reactions, operating an efficient supply chain and by providing innovative drug therapies and lower-cost generic drugs.

 
About

We engage

stakeholders in dialogue to make use of the full spectrum of the neighbourhood pharmacy industry’s capabilities to enhance the sustainability of Canada’s healthcare system for current and future generations, and we develop and offer innovative solutions to help advance needed change in our healthcare delivery system.

Board of Directors

Sandra Hanna

CEO

Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of Canada

Karl Frank
Board Chair

Divisional Director

Bayshore Specialty Rx

Chris Dalseg

VP, Strategic Growth and Marketing

BioScript Pharmacy Ltd.

Judy Roberts

Senior Director, Pharmacy

Calgary Co-operative Association Limited

Lawrence Varga

GMM, Pharmacy Operations Canada

Costco Wholesale

Joseph Carroll

Senior Manager, Pharmacy Operations and Marketing

Federated Co-Operatives Limited

Jason Zabransky

VP, Specialty Operations

Innomar Strategies Inc.

Perry Martin

Vice President, Governmnet Relations

Loblaws Company Limited

Chris Chiew

GM, Pharmacy

London Drugs Limited

Rita Winn
Board Vice-Chair

Director

Lovell Drugs Limited

David Simmonds

Senior Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs

McKesson Canada

Carmen Churcott

CEO

Pharmasave Drugs (National) Ltd.

Chi Quon

GM, Pharmacies

Save-On-Foods

Marie-Claude Vézina

Vice President & General Manager

Sobeys National Pharmacy Group

Shelly Kiroff

SVP, Health, Wellness & Pharmacy

Walmart Canada Corp.

Members

Find us in:

Logo Description Link Group, if any
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Calgary
Co-op

AB

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Costco

BC . AB . SK . MB . ON . QC . NB . NS . NL

BayShoreLogo
Bayshore Specialty RX

AB . ON . BC . MB . NB . NL . NS . PE . QC . SK

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London Drugs

BC . AB . SK . MB

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Lovell

ON

Bio
BioScript

NL . PEI . NS . NB . QC . ON . MB . SK . AB . BC

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Save-On-Foods

BC . AB

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Pharmasave

BC . AB . SK . MB . ON . QC . NB . NS . PE . NL

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Innomar Strategies

SK . MB . ON . NS . NB . NF

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Guardian (McKesson)

NT . BC . AB . SK . MB . ON . NB . NS . PE . NL

McKesson
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IDA (McKesson)

NT . BC . AB . SK . MB . ON . QC . NB

McKesson
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Medicine Shoppe (McKesson)

NT . BC . AB . SK . MB . ON . QC . NB . NS . PE . NL

McKesson
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Proxim (McKesson)

QC

McKesson
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Loblaw Companies Limited

BC . AB . SK . MB . ON . QC . NS . NB . PEI . NF . NWT . YK . NU

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Federated Co-Operatives Limited

BC . AB . SK . MB . ON

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Rexall

BC . AB . SK . MB . ON

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Shoppers Drug Mart

BC . AB . SK . MB . ON . QC . NS . NB . PEI . NF . NWT . YK . NU

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Safeway

BC . AB . SK . MB . ON

Sobeys
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Sobeys (Sobeys Group)

YT . NT . BC . AB . SK . MB . ON . QC . NB . NS . PE . NL

Sobeys
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Lawtons (Sobeys Group)

NB . NS . PE . NL

Sobeys
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Walmart

YT . NT . BC . AB . SK . MB . ON . QC . NB . NS . PE . NL

The Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of Canada Associates supply a broad range of goods and services to the Canadian neighbourhood pharmacy industry.

Names Group

A

Abbott Laboratories Co.
Amgen Canada Inc.
Aphria Inc.
Apotex Canada
Ascensia Diabetes Care
ASOP (Alliance for Safe Online Pharmacies)
AstraZeneca Canada Inc.
AuroPharma Canada
Aurora Cannabis Inc.

1-A

B

BD Medical – Diabetes Care


C

Canopy Growth
Cosper Distribution Inc.



B-C-D

H

Healthmark Ltd.
HTL-Strefa
 

I


Impres Pharma Inc.
Inmar
IQVIA

E-F-G-H-I

J

Jamp Pharma Corp.
Johnson & Johnson Inc.


K

Kohl & Frisch Ltd.


L

Lifescan Canada Ltd.

 

 

J-K-L

M

Mint Pharmaceuticals
Mylan Pharmaceuticals ULC.


N

Natco Pharma (Canada) Inc.


O

Odan Laboratories Ltd.
Omnicell, Inc.

M-N-O

P

Pear Healthcare Solutions
Pfizer Canada Inc.
Pharmacy2Home
Pharmacy Quality Solutions
Pharmascience Canada
 

P-R

S

Sandoz Canada Inc.
Sanofi Pasteur Ltd.
ScriptPro Canada Ltd.
Seqirus Canada Inc.
Sterimax Inc.


T

Teligent Inc.
Teva Canada Limited
Trudell Medical International

S-T-U

V

Vigilance Sante

V-W
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Who We Are

The Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of Canada is the strong voice and advocate for the business of neighbourhood pharmacy and its vital role in sustaining the accessibility, quality and affordability of patient care for Canadians.



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Mission and Strategy

We are solution-focused partners working collaboratively for a sustainable and competitive pharmacy industry serving the best interests of patients.

No. 1

Enhanced Collaboration and Partnerships

To increase partnerships and collaboration, our Association will develop a proven framework that we use when collaborating with partners. This will let our Association deliver a clear message to Canadians with a truly aligned voice in an efficient manner. Our Association will support a positive business environment for pharmacy while being recognized as a partner in healthcare.

No. 2

Solution-Focused Thought Leadership

Our Association will share insights and best practices on models of pharmacy to become the national Association to consult for pharmacy-related issues. We will become a critical influencer in the industry and be consulted by government decision makers for our expertise.

No. 3

Proactive Advocacy

We will advocate to be at the right decision making tables and positively influence pharmacy related decision making with relevant stakeholders. Using a targeted approach, we will represent the business of pharmacy in a way that reflects the best interests of our diverse members and healthcare system.

No. 4

Viable Sustainability

The Association will look to achieve a steady rate of growth and expansion ensuring the financial sustainability of the organization while also being recognized as an employer of choice.

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