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INTRODUCTION

OBJECTIVE

ACTIVITIES

POST AND VACANCIES

QUALITY OUTPUT

 

 

Introduction

The opening of the Pharmacy Unit Sipitang Hospital coincide with the commissioning of the Hospital. As the other unit found in this Hospital, itís started operation on the 10th of April 1995.

The set up of the Pharmacy Unit of this Hospital differs from other Pharmacy Unit found in other Hospital in Sabah. Separate counter was built for outpatient dispensing counter and for ward supply. Many rooms of different function and purposes was also included in the set up of this unit such as Internal preparation room, room for liquid preparation, corrosive substance store, raw material store, empty bottle store, I.V Drip store and also a room specially for a Pharmacist A comfortable rest room with settee for the staff convenience was one of the characteristic not found in other Pharmacy Unit of other Hospital in Sabah.

Administrative wise, this unit also took charge of the Hospital Store. One Storekeeper and an attendant is responsible to ensure smooth operation of the Store Unit inclusively the Inflammable Store which was situated the Store building.

 

Objective

The Objective of this unit is to give efficient and qualitative pharmaceutical services to the patient by:

    1. Ensuring that all customer are given and supplied with medication prescribed correctly according to their needs and attended with kindness smile.
    2. Providing relevant information to the customer regarding their medication through detail explanation.
    3. Closely monitoring and control of usage of drug and non-drug to ensure that stock are available and sufficient at all times so as to minimize inconvenience to the customer and also to prevent wastage.
    4. Maintaining update record of dangerous and psychotropic drug to prevent misuses according to Poison 1952.

 

Departmental Activities.

    1. Ward Pharmacy ( In Patient )
    1. Out Patient Pharmacy ( Counter Service )
    1. Substore Pharmacy
    1. Production Section
    1. Integrated Store

 

POST AND VACANCIES IN THE PHARMACY DEPARTMENT, HOSPITAL SIPITANG

POST

NO.OF POST AVAILABLE

NO.OF POST FILLED

NO.OF VACCANCIES

Pharmacist U3

02

0

02

Pharmacy Assistant U7

01

0

01

Pharmacy Assistant

03

04

-1

Storekeeper

01

01

0

Attendant

02

02

0

 

QUALITY OUTPUT FOR PHARMACY AND SUPPLIES, HOSPITAL SIPITANG

No.

Items

1995

1996

1997

1

No. of Prescription received

34,217

37,335

40,922

2

No. of Drug Profile and Indent

2,698

3,382

3,194

3

No. of Ward Functioning with unit of use

2

2

2

4

Quantity for galanical preparation

1953.75 lit

3464.68 lit

2184.25 lit

5

No. of item received

1594

720

697

6

No. of item supplied

3036

2911

2967