Pharmacy

Overview

The Pharmacy Department’s missions are to

  • Provide high quality pharmaceutical care services throughout the CIUSSS’ network of institutions
  • Ensure each patient receives the most optimal medication and pharmaceutical services
  • Assure all patients and healthcare professionals receive accurate and precise information about medication
  • Contribute to the advancement of health knowledge through research and innovation

The Pharmacy Department is comprised of a team of approximately 120 members, including over 50 pharmacists, over 60 pharmacy technical assistants and support staff, pharmacy and technical assistant students and residents.

Services

  • Unit dose or multidose preparation & delivery of medications to all hospitalized patients
  • Prescription validation of more than 1,300,000 transactions per year
  • Preparation of more than 350,000 sterile and non-sterile products yearly
  • Medication reconciliation on admission, transfer and discharge
  • Provide nurses and physicians with accurate medication information and council on pharmacotherapy management
  • Publication of more than 80 Pharmacy Update
  • Managing the smart pump software and ensuring compliance to the drug library (99 % adherence)
  • Offer teaching to Pharmacy students, residents, and other members of the interdisciplinary team on pharmacotherapy and drug information
  • Identification & reporting of adverse drug reactions
  • Review of medication related incidents and accidents
  • Develop and update treatment protocols, guidelines & policies & procedures to promote and ensure optimal use of medication based on best current evidence.

Chief Pharmacist

Eva Cohen
 ecohen@jgh.mcgill.ca
514-340-8222 #28217

Associate Chief Pharmacist

Research, Teaching, Professional Orders
Julie Roy, B.Pharm., M.Sc., Ph.D.
 jroy@jgh.mcgill.ca
514-340-8222 #25295

Associate Chief Pharmacist

Pharmaceutical care & services, Medication circuit
Gaëlle Abittan, B.Pharm, M.Sc.
 gabittan@jgh.mcgill.ca
514-340-8222 #25925
 

Contact information and opening hours

Site

Area

Location

Hours of operation

Phone number

Fax number

Jewish General Hospital

Satellite Pharmacy

K-8345

Mon – Fri, 08:00 to 21:30

Sat – Sun & STAT holidays,

08:00 to 20:00

514-340-8222
25347
25257

28043

NICU Pharmacy

K-3307

Mon – Sun, 08:00 to 16:00

514-340-8222
25447

28045

ICU Pharmacy

K-1054

Mon – Fri, 8:00 to 16:00

514-340-8222
24844
22522

28046

ER Pharmacy

KS-2318

Mon – Fri, 07:30 to 15:30

514-340-8222
22825
26097

28120

Hemodialysis Pharmacy

D-029

Mon – Fri, 08:30 to 16:30

514-340-8222
23410
23368

28309

Oncology Pharmacy

E-881

Mon – Fri, 08:00 to 16:00

514-340-8222
25940

27585

Basement Pharmacy

C-14

Mon – Fri, 08:00 to 16:00

514-340-8222
25021

28063

Maimonides

2D-10

Mon – Fri, 08:30 to 16:30

Sunday, 08:30 to 16:30

514-483-2121

Ext: 2236

514-483-1975

Jewish Elder Care

Pavilion Hope,

2C-09

Mon – Fri, 08:30 to 16:30

514-738-4500

Ext: 2309

514-738-3046

Mount Sinai

B-126

Mon – Fri, 08:30 to 16:30

514-369-2222

Ext: 1262

514-369-0831

Julius Richardson

JR500, 5th floor

Mon – Fri, 08:00 to 16:00

514-484-7878

Ext: 2505/2416

514-483-3929

Catherine Booth

A-160, 1st floor

Mon – Fri, 08:00 to 16:00

514-484-7878

Ext: 64610

514-481-0436

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