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Chanting 'Patient Care First! Patient Care First!', roughly three dozen local pharmacists marched through downtown Red Deer Thursday morning to protest coming changes to Alberta's Pharmacy funding framework. Pharmacists say the coming changes will result in massive cuts to patient care and could result in significant staff cuts to pharmacists as well.
Chanting 'Patient Care First! Patient Care First!', roughly three dozen local pharmacists marched through downtown Red Deer Thursday morning to protest coming changes to Alberta's Pharmacy funding framework. Pharmacists say the coming changes will result in massive cuts to patient care and could result in significant staff cuts to pharmacists as well. Sheldon Spackman

Local pharmacists march to protest new government funding framework

By Sheldon Spackman
April 19, 2018 - 2:20pm

A grassroots group of roughly three dozen pharmacists marched through downtown Red Deer on Thursday to protest a new pharmacy funding framework announced by the Alberta government on February 28.

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