The pharmacy department currently dispenses an average of 100,000 labelled prescription items per year from our departments on the two main sites.
The average time for a discharge prescription to be completed within pharmacy is approximately 60 minutes with over 90% of all discharge prescriptions completed within 2 hours.
'Every aspect of my emergency care was dealt with quickly,
efficiently and professionally with full explanations and
compassion from all staff involved'.
Patient, Emergency Department, Darlington Memorial Hospital