Healthcare and Services

Healthcare and Services

Pharmacy

The pharmacy department of IHC is composed of 2 pharmacists, one technician and a clerk. It offers pharmaceutical services to the whole Hudson Bay territory. The central pharmacy is located in Puvirnituq and there are satellite pharmacies in each service points. The role of the pharmacist in remote area requires a good capacity of adaptation and a lot of resourcefulness. The department is currently restructuring in order to widen the range of services offered to the community. There is always an on-call pharmacist.