Letter from President Chartrand

My Fellow Metis Citizens:

I am taking this opportunity as President of the Manitoba Metis Federation to introduce you to “your” pharmacy, MEDO Care. MEDO Care is dedicated to improving health outcomes for Manitoba’s Metis population, while also providing a community pharmacy in South Point Douglas servicing all our MEDO Care brings a unique business approach and dedication to the Metis people.

MEDO Care is owned by the Metis Crown Corporation, this is truly “our” pharmacy – in place to meet the needs of our people. Among the many highly personalized services to be offered through MEDO Care include:

  • Prescription pickup and 2-day delivery province wide
  • One-on-one counselling sessions with pharmacist, both in person, on the phone and via video-conferencing
  • Competitive pricing with other pharmacies
  • Free medication management packaging

MEDO Care also makes it easy for you to transfer your existing prescriptions to us from other pharmacies. And MEDO Care pharmacy offers one-on-one counseling service for your prescription needs and usage.

MEDO Care services are unique to both the pharmacy sector and to Manitoba. In the City of Winnipeg, we will pick-up prescriptions from your home or doctor’s office, fill those prescriptions and deliver them to your home. If you live outside of Winnipeg, MEDO Care will deliver to you within 2-days. Our goal is to make filling prescriptions as easy as possible for our clients.

The Manitoba Pharmaceutical Association (MPhA) is committed to protecting your privacy and personal information. And states, “Our commitment to safeguarding your privacy is assured through compliance with federal and provincial privacy legislation and responsibility for administration of The Manitoba Pharmaceutical Act. In keeping with the requirements of this privacy legislation, Council Members and employees of the MPhA are required to abide by the MPhA Pledge of Confidentiality.”

MEDO Care takes extra care to make sure you know why you are taking the medication and how to take it. Feel free to call and talk to us about your health needs anytime. We are here to help you and we care.

Don’t be surprised if one of our MEDO Care pharmacy team members gives you a call back within a few days to see how you are doing on your new medication. To transfer your prescription or just to chat with our pharmacist, call MEDO Care Pharmacy at 1-204-942-7220, as well as, toll-free 1-877-635-5931 or drop by the pharmacy at 150 Henry in Winnipeg Monday to Friday from 9am - 5pm. The best for last.

All profits from our pharmacy go back into Metis programs and services. I am confident that by working together we will build a healthier future for you and your family everyday.

Megwetch,

David Chartrand
President