Hospital Pharmacy Practice: Preparing for Day One


Who is this guidance for?

This guidance is for pharmacists who have not worked in hospital sector previously and are preparing for their first day of practice in hospital pharmacy, pharmacist changing from another sector to hospital and those returning to practice following a career break.

How can this guidance help me?

Feedback suggests first day of experience can be exciting but daunting for a newly qualified pharmacist. For those changing sectors, the different environment may bring different challenges. The first day in practice will be different for everyone, whether you are working in hospital or another pharmacy sector. The guidance aims to help prepare you for the first day of practice so that it is an enjoyable experience, and you can deliver great pharmaceutical care to your patients from day one.