St. Joseph’s Hospital celebrates National Pharmacy Week

BUCKHANNON, W.VA. – WVU Medicine St. Joseph’s Hospital recognized National Pharmacy Week Oct. 18-24.  

St. Joseph's Hospital pharmacy staffIt is an annual observance that acknowledges the invaluable contributions that pharmacists and pharmacy technicians make to patient care in hospitals, ambulatory care clinics, and other healthcare settings. Pharmacy staff are invaluable to the hospital and its patients, ensuring the safe and effective use of medications throughout the hospital and clinics.   

“Our pharmacy staff here at St. Joseph’s Hospital go above and beyond to ensure safe medication practices for all of our patients,” Eric Strother, director of pharmacy for St. Joseph’s Hospital, said.