The Pharmacy department at Kinder Hospitals is responsible for dispensing medications daily for the inpatient and outpatient population. It consists of pharmacists and support personnel, who work together to ensure that patients receive highest quality pharmaceutical care.
Pharmacy, situated in the gound floor, functions round the clock, throughout the year and is also kept open during public holidays.. The pharmacy store is situated at the basement. Bulk stocks of all the medicines and surgical items are stored in the pharmacy stores. Medicines are procured from companies that set standards in quality. These include standard companies with good credentials.
The dispensing at the pharmacy counters is done by the pharmacists after carefully checking the medicines individually with the prescription.
The medicine requirement of special ward patients is handled by a dedicated billing and dispensing counter. Online prescriptions received at this counter are handled by a team of pharmacists. The pharmacy department also has a Drug Information and Counseling Centre for the out patients, where clinical pharmacists provide information about the prescribed medicine; inform patients about dosage and; adverse effects