PharmaNet FAQ

Who can access PharmaNet?

Physicians, Practitioners, Pharmacists, Midwives, Registered Nurses & Registered Psychiatric Nurses, as well as, any individual who is supervised by them in a clinical setting, such as a Medical Office Assistants and clerks.  Employees of a Health Authority are covered under Hospital Access to Pharmanet.

How do I sign up for Medinet Access to PharmaNet?

Are you NEW to MediNet or do you need access at a NEW location?  Complete our online signup form! Click the orange signup button on this page.

When can I start using it?

According to the Ministry of Health, access is granted to qualified applicants within four weeks. Sometimes it takes a bit longer.

What equipment do I need?

If you have access to the Internet, you are ready to go! Our program is web-based and accessible through your Internet browser. No special equipment or installation is required, although high-speed Internet access is recommended.

How much does it cost?

Physicians can gain access to PharmaNet for a small monthly fee. Hospital staff are covered by a master agreement with the Health Authority. Please contact us to make arrangements.

Next steps

You can reach Medinet in Vancouver at 604 737-1477, toll free at 1 800 737-3771, or send us an email.

As a member of Safer Healthcare Now! we are committed to complete and accurate recording of patient medications at all transition stages in acute and long-term care.