MediSystem will lead and shape our industry by being the experts in the pharmacy services and programs we provide. Our actions will be driven by our desire to positively impact the quality of lives of those we service. Our initiative, integrity, and commitment to excellence will define MediSystem as the premier provider of innovative health care solutions in Canada.
OUR Long (condensed) History
Blazing a trail since 1988
Breaking new ground
MediSystem established as a community pharmacy. We broke new ground and began offering multi-dose strip packaging. This innovation dramatically lowered the error rate to where it stands today at 0.016%. First pharmacy in Ontario to bring strip packaging into nursing homes.1988
"POD" concept pharmacy
MediSystem introduced the “POD” concept pharmacy, allowing MediSystem to grow while continuing to offer the same local community pharmacy feel.1998
Pioneering the Digital Pen Ordering System
MediSystem continues to lead in pharmacy innovation by pioneering the Digital Pen Ordering System. First Pharmacy to bring DigiPen system to Ontario.2002
Shoppers Drug Mart partnership
MediSystem Pharmacy became a Shoppers Drug Mart Company with access to 1,200 retail stores, allowing for unmatched 24/7 emergency service. Strong partnerships formed between MediSystem and each SDM location in communities across Ontario.2006
Building on the DigiPen platform, MediSystem deployed a digital MAR (DigiMAR) to over 98% of existing clients.2007
serving 20,000 residents
MediSystem celebrated a significant milestone servicing over 20,000 residents.2009
MediSystem partners with RAI vendors to provide a Pharmacy-driven eMAR solution.2010
paragon pharmacy acquisition
MediSystem opens a pharmacy in Kingston, Ontario and acquires Paragon Pharmacy as part of the company’s ongoing expansion.2012
Physician Portal (COBRA)
Developed a Physician Portal (COBRA) enhancing communication between Nurses and Physicians and enabling Physicians to write or modify prescriptions remotely.2013
Medico Dental Acquisition
Acquired Medico Dental (600 residents).2013
Opened a pharmacy in Mississauga.2014
Loblaw acquires Shoppers
Loblaw acquires Shoppers Drug Mart.2014
Pacific Rx Acquisition
Acquisition of Pacific Rx in British Columbia.2014
PointClickCare IMM EMAR Integration.2015
PackChecking machines installed.2016
PointClickCare IMM EMAR Implementation.2016 - 2017
MediSystem wins the bid for the Revera and WHRA business.2017
MediSystem improving technology
PointClickCare Clinical Connect Implementation.2018
Implementing New Technology
Automated Dispensing Cabinet Purchase and Pilot.2019
ePrescribing Pilot launched Q1 20192019
Why work for us?
Gain the experience you need to advance your career with MediSystem
We strive to maintain the open culture, in which everyone is a hands-on contributor and feels comfortable sharing ideas and opinions.
We, at MediSystem Pharmacy, truly value diversity and recognise it in the way we do business.
Full time employees enjoy a discount at Shoppers Drug Mart nation wide, in addition to the regular Optimum Rewards program.
Benefits plans are designed to provide a wide range of coverage to employees, allowing them to customize their plans to suit various needs.
training & development
Comprehensive onboarding and ongoing training will help you get the edge to succeed.
Over 5,700 online courses to help you grow as an employee and advance your career.
Are you interested in working for a company that provides superior pharmacy services and technology in the Long Term Care industry and can provide you with opportunities to grow? If so, MediSystem Pharmacy may be the place for you!CURRENT OPENINGS