Blount Memorial Pharmacy provides 24-hour service focused on patient safety, innovation and quality
The award-winning Blount Memorial Pharmacy provides 24-hour comprehensive services. The department earned a Risk Management and Medical Error Prevention Award from the Premier alliance of more than 1,300 hospitals and health systems, as well as the Innovative Pharmacy Practice Award from the Tennessee Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
The pharmacy’s stringent quality measures reduce medical errors and ensure the highest-quality patient care. A robotic medication-dispensing device significantly reduces the time spent filling orders. An electronic point of care medication administration system with bar-coded medications allows for real-time communication between pharmacy staff and patient care units.