Overview of services:

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Tyler A. Vest, Pharm.D., M.S., BCPS, BCSCP,   Associate Chief Pharmacy Officer

The Department of Pharmacy Inpatient Pharmacy Services Division provides an array of services which support care of patients in both the acute and ambulatory arenas. These services include:

  • Sterile preparation and distribution of both hazardous and nonhazardous medications in a USP 797-compliant environment.
  • Unit Dose medication distribution utilizing a hybrid model which involves the use of patient care unit-based Automated Dispensing Cabinets (ADC) and first dose dispensing.
  • Integrated patient specific delivery and ADC replenishment delivery model.
  • Comprehensive ADC management.
  • Controlled substance management.
  • Code cart procurement, assembly, distribution and maintenance..
  • On a daily basis, the team prepares 4500 doses and restocks 26,000 doses into ADCs.