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The Ochsner pharmacy department comprises a complete continuum of patient care, including inpatient, clinic, infusion centers and retail pharmacy services.

These locations provide clinical, distributive, and administrative support and services to Ochsner patients. Ochsner pharmacy personnel are integrally involved in all aspects of patient care. Complete and appropriate drug therapy is provided in a multidisciplinary patient-centered environment.

  • Innovative clinical practice models
  • Communicative learning environment within a teaching institution
  • State of the art technology: Epic Electronic Health Record and dispensing support, Pyxis ES integrated dispensing platform and automated dispensing cabinets, pharmogistics business intelligence, medication carousels and USP 797/800 compliant sterile compounding areas.

  • Transplant
  • Cardiology
  • Geriatrics/rehabilitation
  • Anticoagulation
  • Critical care
  • Infectious disease
  • Pediatrics
  • Internal medicine
  • Oncology
  • Administration and leadership
  • Medication use, safety and policy

  • ASHP- Accredited Pharmacy Practice Residency; PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, PGY-2 Community Pharmacy Residency, PGY- 1 / 2 Health- System Administration and Leadership, and PGY-2 Pharmacy Practice Residency in Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Medication-Use Safety and Policy, Oncology, and Solid Organ Transplant
  • Precepting affiliation with Xavier University of Louisiana, College of Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy technician training program
  • Educational programs for physicians, medical and surgical residents, nurses and other healthcare workers
  • Educational programs for the community

  • Conduct pharmacy practice research
  • Perform economic and outcome studies
  • Member of the Institutional Review Board
  • Formal Investigational drug service