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University College London Hospital n7 9nh

University College London Hospital n7 9nh

Pharmacy and medicines management

UCLH Pharmacy provides a trustwide comprehensive array of pharmacy services with the overall aim of ensuring safe, effective and economical use of medicines throughout the trust and supporting education, training and research. The pharmacy is closely involved in all stages of medicine use from negotiating contracts for the purchase of medicines through to assessing the outcomes of medicines in the clinical setting.

The Head of Pharmacy has a trust-wide responsibility for ensuring high-quality medicines management and safe and secure storage of medicines.

The Use of Medicines Committee oversees medicines management issues including the trust formulary and assessment of new drugs.  The Medication Safety Committee focuses specifically upon improving medication safety.

Pharmacy services are delivered from pharmacies at each of the main clinical sites: UCH, University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street, The National Hospital, Mortimer Market (for tropical diseases and HIV), the MacMillan Cancer Centre, The Royal National Throat Nose & Ear Hospital.
UCLH pharmacy also provides medicines production and medicines procurement/distribution from MHRA licensed units.

Patient support services

All patients have access to patient medicines helpline to assist with any medicines related enquiry.

Dr Robert Urquhart
Consultant

Dr Robert Urquhart

Pharmacy and medicines management

Contact details

Pharmacy and medicines management

University College Hospital

Outpatient pharmacy UCH
Ground floor, podium
235 Euston Road
London, NW1 2BUOpening times:
Mon and Wed 9am-7pm
Tues, Thurs and Fri 9am -5.30pm
Sat and Sun 9.15am-12:00pm
Telephone:
020 3447 3019
NHNN pharmacy
Ground Floor
Queen Mary Wing
London, WC1N 3BG Opening Times:
Mon-Thu 9am-5.15pmFriday 9.15am – 5.15pm
Sat 10am-1pm (inpatients only)Telephone:
020 3448 3160National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery

University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street Pharmacy
Ground floor
16-18 Westmoreland Street
London, W1G 8PH
Opening Times:
Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm
Sat 10am-1pm
Telephone:
020 3456 3033
Pharmacy Dispensary
Ground Floor
Opening Times:
Mon – Thurs 9am – 7.30pm
Fri 9.30am – 5pm
Telephone: 0203 447 3810Pharmacy Production Unit
2nd & 3rd Floor
Opening times: Mon – Fri 9am – 5.30pm
Telephone: 0203 447 1870Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital
330 Gray’s Inn Road
Pharmacy Department, Lower Ground Floor
Opening times: Mon – Fri 9am – 5.30pm
Telephone: 0203 456 5121Mortimer Market Pharmacy
Capper Street
London, WC1E 6JA Opening Times:
Mon, Tues, Thurs 9.30am – 5.30pm
Wed 1.30pm – 5pm
Fri 9.30am-3pmTelephone:
020 3317 5255 Pharmacy Procurement, Distribution & Repacking Unit 14 Brewery Road
London, N7 9NH Opening Times:
Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pmTelephone:
020 3447 9731University College Hospital Macmillan Cancer CentrePatient enquiries
Telephone: 020 3447 3019 / 020 3447 3025GP enquiries
Telephone: 020 3447 9181
Fax: 020 3447 3582
Email: uclh.pharmacy@nhs.netService manager – Robert Urquhart
Email: robert.urquhart@uclh.nhs.uk