Clearfield PA Pharmacy

Find Clearfield, Pennsylvania pharmacies and drug stores. Pharmacies provide information on prescription drugs and medicines, name brand, generic and discount drugs, over the counter (OTC) medications.

CVS Pharmacy 3055 Park Place Clearfield PA 16830 814-765-1241

Clearfield Hospital Pharmacy 809 Turnpike Avenue Clearfield PA 16830 814-768-2265

Clearfield Pharmacy 307 East Market Street Clearfield PA 16830 814-765-7841

Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy 304 North 3rd Street Clearfield PA 16830 814-765-5371

Rite Aid Pharmacy 8878 Clearfield Curwensville Highway Clearfield PA 16830 814-765-2753

Walmart Supercenter Pharmacy 100 Supercenter Drive Clearfield PA 16830 814-765-8587

About Clearfield Pharmacies

Clearfield Pharmacies are establishments where medicines and drug compounds are prepared and dispensed or sold in Clearfield, PA. In addition to Community Pharmacies, which are Clearfield retail Pharmacies that serve the general public, there are numerous other types of Pharmacies that meet the specific needs of customers.

You may contact the Pharmacy for questions about:
  • Finding a Clearfield Pharmacy near you
  • Accepted health insurance plans
  • Prescription drug and medicine prices, refills, and transfers
  • Prescription drug interactions
  • Pharmacy jobs and employment
Clearfield Retail Pharmacy

A Community Pharmacy, or Retail Pharmacy, may be located within another store or it may be a stand-alone Clearfield store. Pharmacists at Clearfield Pharmacies dispense prescription medications available to the general public, provide customers with information on the safe and effective use of medications, and may assist customers in understanding and managing health insurance co-pays and reimbursements for medications.

Hospital Pharmacy

Clearfield Hospitals and health clinics often house their own Pharmacies, primarily to serve their patients. A Clinical or Hospital Pharmacy works in cooperation with the hospital's in-house health professionals to ensure that medication is effectively coordinated with patient care.

Ambulatory & Home Care Pharmacies

Clearfield Ambulatory Pharmacies are mobile services that are designed to serve geriatric patients and patients in rural areas. They are typically part of a managed health care organization and help to minimize the number of hospital visits that members require. Similarly, Home Care Pharmacies in Clearfield prepare and deliver medical injections to critically ill patients in their homes.

Pennsylvania Board of Pharmacy

Pennsylvania has a Board of Pharmacy, Commission of Pharmacy, or similarly named agency that is responsible for ensuring that all Clearfield Pharmacies meet standards for safe practices. They license and register Pharmacies, pharmacists, pharmacist interns, prescription drug wholesalers, and other drug outlets. They also monitor and educate Pharmacy professionals, investigate complaints, and enforce disciplinary actions against violators of Pennsylvania Pharmacy and related laws and regulations.

Controlled Substances Act & FDA Regulations

Pharmacies are highly regulated operations, affected by regulatory agencies at the federal and Pennsylvania State level of government. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency enforces the Controlled Substances Act, including its requirements for prescribing, administering, and dispensing controlled substances in Clearfield, PA. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is responsible for approving drugs for sale after they have been tested for safe and effective use. The FDA also oversees the production of drugs and medical products.