Prescribing for Minor Ailments and Self-Care: Basics

Prescribing for Minor Ailments and Self-Care: Basics online training is mandatory for pharmacists practicing in a self-care environment.  

  • This course has been accredited by CPDPP for 3.5 CEUs

Once you have completed this training, you are able to prescribe for all approved minor ailment and self-care conditions. 

The guidelines and flowcharts are posted on the medSask website

Registration Fee: $200.00 + GST
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Minor Ailments - Level 2

Minor Ailments Level 2 covers diaper dermatitis, oral thrush, canker sores, SCPP update, and frequently asked questions.

  • For course information, including learning objectives, please see the Information Sheet.
  • This course has been accredited by CPDPP for 2.5 CEUs

The guidelines and flowcharts are posted on the medSask website.

*This training is not mandatory. Once a pharmacist completes Prescriptive Authority Level 1 Basics and Prescribing for Minor Ailments and Self-Care: Basics, they are able to prescribe for all minor ailment and self-care conditions.

Registration Fee: $100.00 + GST
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Minor Ailments - Level 3

Minor Ailments Level 3 covers strains & sprains, headache, dysmenorrhea, GERD/dyspepsia, and hemorrhoids.  It also includes an update on Minor Ailment Prescribing.

  • For course information, learning objectives, please see the information sheet
  • This course has been accredited by CPDPP for 5.0 CEUs

The guidelines and flowcharts are posted on the medSask website

*This training is not mandatory. Once a pharmacist completes Prescriptive Authority Level 1 Basics and Prescribing for Minor Ailments and Self-Care: Basics, they are able to prescribe for all minor ailment and self-care conditions.

Registration Fee: $175.00 + GST
Contact CPDPP for registration options

Conjunctivitis

Learn the signs and symptoms of bacterial, viral, and allergic conjunctivitis, and how to prescribe for these conditions. Accredited by CPDPP for 1.0 CEU.

Registration Fee: $35.00 + GST
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Erectile Dysfunction

Learn the rationale for pharmacist prescribing for erectile dysfunction. Accredited by CPDPP for 1.0 CEU.

Registration Fee: $35.00 + GST
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Influenza

Learn the signs and symptoms of influenza and how to prescribe oral antivirals in an epidemic or pandemic situation.  Accredited by CPDPP for 1.0 CEU.

Registration Fee: $35.00 + GST
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Onychomycosis

Learn the signs and symptoms of onychomycosis and how to prescribe eficonazole. Accredited by CPDPP for 1.0 CEU.

Registration Fee: $35.00 + GST
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Shingles

Learn the signs and symptoms of shingles and how to prescribe antivirals in this patient. Accredited by CPDPP for 1.0 CEU.

Registration Fee: $35.00 + GST
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Tobacco Cessation

This is a training course for minor ailment and patient self-care pharmacist prescribing for smoking cessation.  It is CPDPP accredited for 2.0 CEUs.

Registration Fee: $35.00 + GST
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Urinary Tract Infections

Learn the signs and symptoms of acute, uncomplicated urinary tract infections in women and how to prescribe antibiotics for this patient.  Accredited by CPDPP for 1.0 CEU.

Registration Fee: $35.00 + GST
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Women's Health (Contraceptives, Emergency Contraceptives, and Dysmenorrhea)

Learn about medical abortion, and self-care prescribing of hormonal contraception, emergency contraception, and dysmenorrhea. Accredited by CPDPP for 8.25 CEUs.

Registration Fee: $125.00 + GST
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