Address

38 – 4th Street South East
Hamiota, Manitoba, Canada
R0M 0T0

Phone: +1 (204) 764-2140
Fax: +1 (204) 764-2276

 

Social Media

Store Hours:

Monday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Friday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Sunday CLOSED
Holidays CLOSED

Pharmacy Hours:

Monday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Friday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
1:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED
Holidays CLOSED

Where to find us:

Services

 
Health Services

  • Prescribing for minor ailments
  • Authorized to administer drugs & vaccinations
  • Smoking cessation & counselling
  • Delivery service available
  • Free needle disposal containers
  • Blood pressure testing
  • Medication packaging options
  • Affiliated with Super Thrifty Compounding Pharmacy
  • Affiliated with Home Health Care Pharmacy
  • Medication disposal

Store Services

  • Seniors’ discount
  • Manitoba Lottery ticket centre
  • Puzzles
  • Fashion apparel
  • Jewellery
  • Purses
  • Watkins products
  • Giftware
  • Candles
  • Riversol
  • International foods
  • Cosmetics
  • Toys & board games
  • Magazines & paperbacks

Special Services

  • Line of diabetic socks

Our Store

 

Originally named Denwal Pharmacy, the store became part of the newly founded Super Thrifty group in 1977. At that time, the name was changed to Super Thrifty Pharmacy.

George McGhee was pharmacist/manager/owner from 1977 until his retirement in 2013. Kyle Skayman has been the pharmacist/manager/owner since 2013. Jenna Badger has been a Super Thrifty pharmacist since 2016.

Our Community

 

Hamiota, located 84 kilometres northwest of Brandon, has a population of about 850 people. It is a very close-knit community that’s very senior-friendly while at the same time, a great place to raise a family. Always a contender for “Communities in Bloom”, Hamiota is a central hub for healthcare and sporting in the area. It’s nestled in great farming land, that’s close to Brandon and to Riding Mountain National Park.     

   

Super Thrifty donates to many community sports organizations including hockey, baseball, curling and the snowmobile club. As well, festivals such as Birdtail Fine Arts Festival and the Yoga Festival are recipients of Super Thrifty support.

Meet the team

 
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Kyle Skayman

Manager/Pharmacist

In 2003 while attending high school, Kyle started working at Hamiota Super Thrifty. After moving to Brandon to attend Brandon University, he worked part-time at Super Thrifty corporate office. Kyle graduated from the University of Manitoba, Faculty of Pharmacy in 2012. He became the relief pharmacist covering stores in Manitoba and one location in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut. In September of 2013 he returned to his home town of Hamiota to become the pharmacist/manager of the local Super Thrifty. He became an owner in February 2014. Kyle is on the board of directors of Pharmacists Manitoba.

 

Kyle is able to prescribe medications for self-limiting conditions. In addition, he can prescribe medications for smoking cessation.

 

Helping people is what Kyle enjoys most about his job. “It’s very satisfying to find a solution for someone’s problems.” On working for Super Thrifty Drugs, Kyle has this to say: “I like the people at Super Thrifty and the attitude management has regarding pharmacy. I don’t feel any corporate pressure to shove unnecessary medications onto people when they don’t need them. The small business mentality is great; it’s about helping people first.”

 
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Jenna Badger

Pharmacist

Jenna lives in Hamiota with her husband Mark. She graduated from the University of Manitoba, College of Pharmacy in June 2016. She joined the Super Thrifty family in the fall of 2016. Jenna currently works at Hamiota, having previously worked at Medical Centre Pharmacy in Brandon. She enjoys practicing pharmacy to her full scope including prescribing for minor ailments, prescribing for smoking cessation and administering injections.