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Quebec pharmacists fight feds over refugees

posted Jan 29, 2011, 5:08 PM by Milorad Borota   [ updated Jan 29, 2011, 6:33 PM ]
By LAURA PAYTON, Parliamentary Bureau
Last Updated: January 27, 2011 7:04pm
OTTAWA – Quebec's pharmacists are hitting back against the feds in an increasingly vicious fight over prescription coverage for refugees.
The dispute's over reimbursements for drugs prescribed to refugees.
The pharmacists say they aren't being reimbursed fast enough, or at all, and want the government to sign an agreement with the AQPP, the professional association that represents them, laying out deadlines and exactly which drugs are covered.

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