The Pharmacy Department is a full service centralized inpatient hospital pharmacy. Services are provided for all inpatients as well as those patients served by our outpatient service departments and clinics. Hospital & Clinical pharmacists function as integral members of health care teams at Dr. Shahid Heart & General Hospital, working with physicians to achieve desired therapeutic outcomes, prevent or minimize drug-related problems, and improve medication use. The Pharmacy Department maintains a complete and comprehensive computerized patient drug profile on all patients. Clinical consultations are provided for patients and physicians as requested. Specifically, the department of pharmacy is responsible for:
- The specifications of quality for procurement of all drugs
- The preparation and distribution of all drugs.
- The control and management of drug costs.
- The monitoring and assurance of quality of drug use.