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Medical Pharmacies Group Limited – One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the 18th Time!

Posted March 08, 2018 News

March 8, 2018 – For the 18th time, Medical Pharmacies Group Limited (MPGL) has been awarded Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation, making us a 2018 Platinum Club winner. This prestigious designation recognizes MPGL’s commitment to sustainable growth and innovation. “We are so pleased to continue to be awarded this prestigious designation. This really solidifies MPGL’s commitment to continued growth and advancement towards enhancing the quality of life for seniors and their caregivers in Canada,” says Ed Jamieson, CEO, Medical Pharmacies Group Limited. As a leading pharmacy services provider to long term care, retirement home and extended care facilities, MPGL strives to enhance the well-being of both the residents and their care providers through the use of applications, technologies, consultation, education, and clinical research. The continued and sustainable growth in this industry is attributable to our dedication to improving and innovating the services we offer. Established in 1993, Canada’s Best Managed Companies is the country’s leading business awards programs recognizing excellence in Canadian owned and managed companies for innovative, world-class business practices. Applicants are evaluated by an independent judging panel made up of judges from Deloitte, CIBC, Canadian Business, Smith School of Business and MacKay CEO Forums. Best Managed companies share commonalities that include an emphasis on culture and people, innovation, sustained performance and strong financial results.

About Medical Pharmacies Group Limited

Medical Pharmacies (MPGL) is Canada’s leading pharmacy specializing in providing pharmacy services to long term care, retirement home and continuing care facilities. Through its subsidiary Ontario Medical Supplies (, MPGL also offers a comprehensive and complementary suite of medical products. The company delivers a personalized pharmacy experience to over 45,000 residents, one person at a time, from multiple locations in Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta. MPGL is a respected innovator of medication management systems that enhance medication accuracy, safety and cost efficiency. The company has been recognized annually since 2000 as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, and is a Platinum Member. For more information on MPGL, please go to

About Canada’s Best Managed Companies

Canada’s Best Managed Companies continues to be the mark of excellence for Canadian-owned and managed companies with revenues over $15 million. Every year since the launch of the program in 1993, hundreds of entrepreneurial companies have competed for this designation in a rigorous and independent process that evaluates their management skills and practices. The awards are granted on four levels: 1) Canada’s Best Managed Companies new winner (one of the new winners selected each year); 2) Canada’s Best Managed Companies winner (award recipients that have re-applied and successfully retained their Best Managed designation for two additional years, subject to annual operational and financial review); 3) Gold Standard winner (After three consecutive years of maintaining their Best Managed status, these winners have demonstrated their commitment to the program and successfully retained their award for 4-6 consecutive years); 4) Platinum Club member (Winners that have maintained their Best Managed status for seven years or more). Program sponsors are Deloitte, CIBC, Canadian Business, Smith School of Business and MacKay CEO Forums. For further information, visit www.

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