Medication is dispensed from each Unit’s medication room at approximately:
8:00 am; 12:00 noon or 1:00 pm; 6:00 pm; 8:00 pm and 10:00 pm.
Please present yourself at the allocated times for your medication.
MEDICATION ON DISCHARGE POLICY
Nurses are NOT permitted to dispense medications for leave or for discharge.
Discharge against Medical Advice:
Your doctor will be consulted prior to the nurses giving you any medication.
Weekend Day Leave:
Medication prescribed for conditions other than psychiatric (ie: physical conditions) will be your financial responsibility. All pharmacy accounts must be settled prior to discharge.
If you have a Pharmaceutical Benefits Card please inform the Reception staff as soon as possible and they will ensure this information is given to the Pharmacist.