When You Need to Talk to a Drug Expert, Choose a Strong Health Pharmacist
The Department of Pharmacy provides efficient, patient-focused pharmacy services. We offer our pharmacy services to Strong Memorial and Highland Hospital inpatients, outpatients and emergency department patients, as well as to specific groups of patients in the Rochester community.
The Department of Pharmacy at Strong Health is dedicated to:
- Servicing the needs of our patients and staff by providing drug information for both patients and medical professionals and promoting safe and cost effective drug therapy
- Education and training of future pharmacists by promoting teaching internships and residency programs
- Cutting-edge scientific research programs, working to better understand how the human body functions and alleviate human diseases
The Strong Health Pharmacy Department offers four outpatient pharmacies and two inpatient pharmacies, one at Strong Memorial Hospital and one at Highland Hospital. Pharmacies include:
- Strong Memorial Hospital Outpatient Pharmacy
- Strong Ties Outpatient Pharmacy
- Highland Hospital Apothecary
- Infectious Disease Clinic Pharmacy
Strong Health Pharmacy Department Earns National Award – Twice!
Strong Health is the only organization that has earned the Best Practices Award from the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists more than once since the award’s inception in 1999. The following programs have been recognized for their accomplishments.
2003 – Establishment of an Ambulatory Pharmacy in a Community Mental Health Center. Thomas E. O’Brien, PharmD, MS, FASHP; Kumar Maharj, MSBA, BCPP, FASCP; David Olson, PhD, RPh.. Read more…
2005 – Pharmacists Enhancing Patient Safety During Trauma Resuscitations. Sarah Kelly-Pisciotti, PharmD; Daniel Hays, PharmD, BCPS; Thomas E. O’Brien, PharmD, MS, FASHP; Mark Gestring, MD, FACS; Rollin Fairbanks, MD, MS; Matthew Metz.
Online Prescription Refills Available
If you’ve had your prescriptions filled at the Strong Memorial Hospital Outpatient Pharmacy, now you can refill your prescriptions online.