Principal's Message

“Pharmaceutical services are a very technical profession and it requires self-motivation and professional ethics.”.

 

The mission of the pharmacy profession is to render service to humanity with full respect for the dignity of profession and man, besides addressing the needs of society and of individual patients. The public places great trust in the knowledge, skills and professional judgments of pharmacists. This trust requires the pharmacists to ensure and maintain throughout their career high standards of personal and professional conduct, up-to date knowledge and professional competence relevant to their domain of practice. The registered pharmacist should merit the confidence of patients entrusted to their care, rendering to each a full measure of service and devotion. For which the registered pharmacist should try continuously to improve his knowledge and skills and should make available to their patients and colleagues the benefits of their professional attainments.A pharmaceutical service requires constant interaction with patients and other professionals to monitor, advice and follow-up on drug efficacy, any side effects and complications. The profession also requires constant interaction with different health professionals at various levels to provide the best patient care.Drugs are the lifelines of the health system. The success of the health care system depends on how various factors like patient compliance to the medicines, cost, and supply, rational utilization of resources, minimization of wastages and rational prescribing. Pharmacist is fully involved in carrying out and promoting them, thus contributing to the overall economy of the nation. The pharmacist is directly involved in counselling the patients, advising the prescribers on rational selection of drugs and therefore it has a direct impact on the overall patient care.The success and image of the health system is directly influenced by the clinical care provided to the patients. The pharmaceutical service is the backbone of the clinical services and has direct impact on the overall health care. The quality of the pharmaceutical services will entirely depend on how they are planned and implemented and this position category play a vital role in extending the services to the public.