The pharmacy unit is the section of the university health services that is charged with all pharmaceutical care needs of students ,staff and families of the university, other patients [clients] who choose U.H.S as his/her primary provider under the health insurance scheme as well as other neighboring communities that may require her services.
The unit now has a similar outfit at the Kongo campus since the year 2006. The pharmacy unit at main campus at present comprises of a general dispensing room, a compounding room, a pharmacy store, the Chief pharmacist’s office and an N.H.I.S pharmacy office. The Kongo campus comprise of the general dispensing room and a store.
The unit is charged with the following:
Both the Main and Kongo campus units are currently running two shifts with the pharmacists on duty on 24-hour .calls.
The pharmacy unit has altogether fourteen staff member consisting of four pharmacists, three pharmacy technicians, three pharmacy assistants, three pharmacy clinical attendants and a cleaner. A pharmacist and two pharmacy technicians are in the Kongo unit while others are in the main campus.
The list of staff with their personal number and rank is as follow
S/no Cadre Total
1 Pharmacist 5
2 Pharmacy Technician 4
3 Pharm. Assistants 3
4 Pharm. Attendants 5