The Huggins Hospital pharmacy team includes a clinical pharmacist who researches new drugs as well as new uses for existing ones. Whether you come to the Emergency Department, Surgical Services, or are admitted as a patient, whenever medications are involved, our pharmacy plays a key role in your treatment. We evaluate your medication order, checking it for:
- Appropriate use
- Correct dosage
- Possible drug interactions
- Potential allergies
We also monitor your laboratory results to make sure your medication is having the desired therapeutic effect.
Prescription Service After Your Hospital Stay
Save yourself a stop on the way home. If you are staying in the hospital and you receive a prescription on discharge, you can have it filled at the Huggins Hospital Pharmacy before you leave the hospital.