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About the Department of Pharmacy

Patients served by the Department of Pharmacy include the full range of ages from neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric. Appropriate training is required for pharmacists to provide care to neonatal, pediatric or geriatric patients.

Departmental integration

Our Pharmacists collaborate with other allied health disciplines to provide pharmaceutical care to patients. Pharmacy services are provided to all patient care units. Major groups of staff with which we collaborate include: medical and dental staffs, nursing staff, respiratory care staff, and clinical dieticians. In addition, our Pharmacy Services staff collaborates with many other hospital staff to expedite care delivery.

Standards of practice

Pharmacy Services follows standards of practice as identified by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, American Pharmaceutical Association, and the New Hampshire Board of Pharmacy.

Uniform level of care

All pharmacists must be graduates of an accredited college of pharmacy and meet all requirements identified in the New Hampshire Pharmacy Practice Act.