Priyank Patel: pandemic creates steep learning curve and additional workload for pharmacies

Priyank Patel stands in his pharmacy on 118 Avenue

There was a failure to communicate by the Government of Alberta and AHS (Alberta Health Services) to all other levels of health-care providers. Patel explained how this looked in his industry. “Pharmacists learn about an opening for a new vaccination phase because the phone won’t stop ringing.” Patel laughed ruefully. “So that’s how you know.”