In today’s high-pressure world of health care, pharmacies must be productive, meet increasingly rigid regulatory requirements and help improve overall patient care. Automating medication packaging and dispensing helps hospitals and pharmacies become more efficient and patient-centric.
Swisslog’s pharmacy automation solutions streamline pharmacy workflows and support the five rights of medication administration. By automating certain elements of medication management, hospitals can free their pharmacists from labor-intensive tasks and standardize processes – both of which substantially reduce the likelihood of life-threatening and expensive medication errors.
Our automated medication packaging and dispensing systems are designed to deliver substantial benefits including:
- Bedside medication verification through bar codes
- Improved accuracy, timeliness and availability of patient-specific medications and unit doses
- Increased tracking capabilities
- Accurate supply management
- Efficient storage of medications, including narcotics
- A greater emphasis on delivering high-quality patient care
ATP®-Series - Automated Tablet Packaging System
(Exclusive to North America)
Hospitals and pharmacies rely on the ATP to streamline medication management. The versatile system automates tablet packaging to increase staff efficiency and patient safety.
PillPick® Automated Packaging and Dispensing System
A pharmacy automation system, PillPick helps hospitals eliminate the opportunity for medication errors during packaging and dispensing—ultimately increasing patient safety. PillPick decreases human touches in bar coding, packaging, storing and dispensing unit dose medications. By automating these tasks, the packaging and dispensing system streamlines hospital pharmacy operations and increases accuracy.
UniPick 2 Drug Dispensing System
An automated drug dispensing system, UniPick 2 reduces the manual dispensing process for outpatient medication – decreasing errors and increasing staff productivity. Pharmacists can now spend more time counseling patients on medication information and administration.