Our pharmacy carries a broad inventory of pharmaceutical products and health care equipment for cost-effective care, and in most cases, the patient has the advantage of choosing which of these they prefer. Our systems ensure that expired medicines never reach the patient by mistake. Our Pharmacies educate the patients about dosage, drug side effects, etc. We use efficient medicine stacking and inventory management system to serve you faster and with the right medicines. Medicines that need to be stored under lower temperatures are stored under refrigeration so that the efficacy and potency of the drugs do not deteriorate. The pharmacy staff can also assist patients with the selection of common non-prescription medication and personal care products such as Blood Pressure apparatuses, sugar monitoring machines, Nebulizers, etc.
SMCH Pharmacy is part of the hospital facility. It ensures that there is an adequate supply of most common medicines and is dispensed in a timely manner. Medications prescribed for use during your hospitalization are covered under your health insurance. Please bring your current medications into hospital as there will be a charge if your scripts need to be refilled. Pharmacy costs for medications or other items supplied for home use, if not covered under your insurance is payable on discharge.