The profession of a pharmacist is dynamic, information driven, patient-orientated and takes responsibility for medicine in all its facets by acting as a:

  • Supervisor of medicine;
  • Formulator, producer, distributor and controller of safe, effective and quality medicine;
  • Advisor on the safe, rational and applicable usage of medicine;
  • Provider of essential clinical services including screening tests and referral services;
  • Provider of health care education and information;
  • Provider of pharmaceutical care by accepting responsibility for the outcomes of therapy and by being actively involved in the design, implementation and monitoring of pharmaceutical care plans; and
  • Provider of cost-effective and efficient pharmaceutical services.