Your stay in hospital
What you can expect
All your own medications will be prescribed on admission by doctors, unless inappropriate due to your current medical condition
A registered nurse will administer your prescribed medications, ensuring that they are taken and not left attended
A pharmacist is also available to review your medications
All new medications will be explained to you by a member of staff.
How you can help
It is important to bring in all medications that you are taking at the time of your admission or to ask a relative or friend to bring them in
These medications must be handed to a member of the nursing staff and will be kept in a locked cupboard
Please take your medications when the nurse gives them to you.