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Hospital pharmacy in the US

Hospital pharmacy in the US

What are the major themes of change for hospital over the 50 years in the US?

In this video, Director Chang will explain the three major themes:

  • Pharmacists must be in charge of drug product acquisition, distribution, and control.

  • Pharmacists play major role in patient safety and in promoting rational drug therapy.

  • The mission of hospitals pharmacy departments become fostering optimal patient outcomes from medication use.

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Essentials of Good Pharmacy Practice: The Basics

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