Thursday, November 15, 2012

Duties and Responsibilities of the Pharmacist

The following are the duties and responsibilities of the pharmacist in community pharmacy:

  1. Maintains the cleanliness in the dispensing area.
  2. Promotes rational drug use to patients and clients.
  3. Make and supervise the filling and refilling of prescriptions.
  4. Shall check the labels of all dispensed drugs.
  5. Inhibitor against use of cipher or unusual terms in prescription and prescription switching.
  6. Dispenses contraceptives and devices
  7. Monitors quality of stocks and their inventory.
  8. Assesses supplier's capability to produce quality products.
  9. Responds to laws and policies implemented by DOH-FDA.
  10. Shall be pharmacovigilant to drugs' auxiliary effects and adverse effects while they are in the market.

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