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    Pharmacy
    Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento


    Visit our Drug Guide.
    Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento (Sutter General and Sutter Memorial hospitals) provides pharmaceutical services to all patients of the hospital system, both inpatient and outpatient.

    Inpatient services
    Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians are available 24 hours daily to provide pharmaceutical support for emergency, ambulatory, and hospitalized patients. Before licensure, clinical training for pharmacists is extremely intensive. Using the latest technology, pharmacists provide individualized review of a patient's medication therapy including dose management and regimen review. Areas of specialty include pharmaceutical management for critical care, ambulatory care, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, geriatrics, pulmonology, cardiology, pharmacokinetics, pediatrics, nephrology, orthopedics, transplants, and high-risk neonatal patients.

    Outpatient services
    Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento also includes a specialized outpatient pharmacy that provides services to patients of skilled nursing facilities, and the special needs of patients within the Sutter Hospice and Frail-Elderly programs. Care and attention are given to each patient's circumstance, history and needs. The pharmacist staff provides monitoring and management of medication regimens including drug interactions to ensure safety.

    To learn more about a particular medication, visit our drug guide which enables you to search for specific prescription and over-the-counter medications to learn what conditions they treat, how they work, possible side effects and potential drug interactions.

    Sutter Memorial Hospital: (916) 733-1815
    Sutter General Hospital: (916) 733-3016