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.
'As I was very, very nervous, I must have been the worst patient
ever and they were brilliant with me and I can't thank them enough
- could you please pass on my sincere thanks.'
Patient, Hysteroscopy Unit, Chester-le-Street Community