The primary activities of Jefferson's Department of Pharmacy are providing pharmaceutical care to our patients. In performing this function, our pharmacists play an integral role in the delivery of patient care throughout the Hospitals.
Some examples of how Jefferson pharmacists support specialized aspects of the Hospitals' patient-care mission include:
- Infectious disease management
- Pharmacokinetic screening and monitoring
- Acute and chronic pain management
- Code blue responses
- Therapeutic interchanges
- Comprehensive drug therapy reviews
- Specialized nutritional support
- Leadership in medication safety initiatives
Promoting New and Better Ways to Deliver Patient Care Excellence
In addition, our pharmacists work together with members of the medical staff, nursing staff, Hospital administration and numerous other Hospital personnel to promote new and better ways to deliver excellence in patient care.
Convenient Outpatient Pharmacies in Center City Philadelphia
Jefferson's Department of Pharmacy staffs outpatient pharmacies in three convenient Center City campus locations. Get locations, phone numbers and hours.
Inpatient Pharmacy Service
Jefferson's Department of Pharmacy provides comprehensive, 24-hour inpatient pharmacy service to patients, physicians and staff who are in the Hospital. Learn more about our pharmaceutical services.
Interested in Becoming a Pharmacist?
To learn more about becoming a pharmacist at Jefferson, visit our pharmacy staff website.