The Pharmacy department, from a central location, dispenses medication for hospital inpatients, including pediatrics, adults, geriatrics, and outpatient day surgery patients. Departmental services include: unit-dose drug distribution, IV admixtures, chemotherapy, immunoglobulin infusions, antibiotic piggybacks, and pain management solutions via epidural or Patient Controlled Analgesia (PCA) pumps. Clinical pharmacists manage our hyperalimentation, drug utilization, pain management, and anticoagulation services. Outpatient prescriptions are filled for employees only. The Pharmacy is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, including holidays.
All staff members within the Pharmacy Department have documented evidence of competency in key skills specific to the preparation and distribution of pharmaceuticals. Our technical staff is nationally certified and have specialty training in IV admixture and chemotherapy preparation.