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Jean Coutu pharmacies launch travel health services

Jean Coutu pharmacies launch travel health services

VARENNES, Quebec — Jean Coutu Group and its affiliated pharmacist-owners have rolled out travel health services. The Quebec-based drug chain said the services include immunizations, prescriptions for certain conditions and pharmacist consultations to assist customers with travel preparations. At more than 190 Jean Coutu pharmacies across Quebec, customers can meet with a nurse who can

Flu shot campaign begins at Jean Coutu

VARENNES, Quebec — The Jean Coutu Group and its pharmacist-owners have launched a campaign aimed at increasing awareness of the need to get a flu shot. Called “Protect Your Health and That of Your Loved Ones,” the initiative is designed to support a public health effort for flu prevention, Coutu said. The flu shots will

Jean Coutu launches Rx image transmission service

Jean Coutu launches Rx image transmission service

VARENNES, Quebec — Jean Coutu Group has introduced an image transmission service for new prescriptions that’s designed to make it easier for patients to fill medications. The Canadian drug chain said Wednesday that the new service is accessed via the Jean Coutu mobile application. To use the service, patients open their Health Record in the

Jean Coutu unveils Health Record

VARENNES, Quebec — The Jean Coutu Group has launched an online platform that provides customers and their families with a single account from which they can access their health records. Called the Health Record, the platform is a project of the Jean Coutu network of affiliated pharmacist-owners. Customers can sign up and log in at

Jean Coutu launches new Health Record tool

Jean Coutu launches new Health Record tool

VARENNES, Quebec — Jean Coutu Group has upgraded its online health care management platform to make it easier for families to access and keep track of their pharmacy and other health information. The new Health Record is offered by all Jean Coutu network pharmacies and combines all services and benefits into one platform, the Canadian

Jean Coutu readies for expanded pharmacist services

Jean Coutu readies for expanded pharmacist services

LONGUEUIL, Quebec — The Jean Coutu Group is prepping patients and pharmacists for expanded health care services now available through pharmacies in Quebec. In late June, Quebec implemented Bill 41, which amended the province’s Pharmacy Act to enable pharmacists to provide certain health care services previously performed only by doctors. The legislation was passed in

Jean Coutu offers kit for new moms

Jean Coutu offers kit for new moms

LONGUEUIL, Quebec — The pharmacist owners affiliated with the Jean Coutu network are offering a free “New Mom Starter Kit” to customers. The Canadian drug chain said the kit will be distributed at the prescription counters in all Jean Coutu pharmacies. Contained in a fabric pouch that is designed to fit easily into a maternity