Applying lean tools in a hospital pharmacy - Impact on efficiency and productivity
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: TEIXEIRA, Branca (Centro Hospitalar do Porto, Pharmacy Department, Porto, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Sousa, Joana (Centro Hospitalar do Porto, Porto, Portugal)
Rocha, Patrocínia (Centro Hospitalar do Porto, Porto, Portugal)
The appropriate distribution of medicines is a responsibility of pharmacists. For reasons of safety and economy, the preferred method to distribute drugs in Hospitals is the unit dose system. This activity is complex, time-consuming and envolves large professional and economic resources. Hospital Pharmacy, benefits from lean principles, as.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.