Jefferson County Pharmacy

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

Brockway Drug Company Incorporated Pharmacy 1365 Main Street Brockway PA 15824 814-268-3305

Giant Eagle Pharmacy 40 South White Street Brookville PA 15825 814-849-7548

Hometown Drug Pharmacy 411 Main Street Brockway PA 15824 814-265-0050

Mccabe Drug Pharmacy 419 East Main Street Reynoldsville PA 15851 814-653-8295

Mccabe Drug Pharmacy 229 Main Street Brookville PA 15825 814-849-7300

Means Lauf Super Drug Pharmacy 155 Main Street Brookville PA 15825 814-849-7504

Punxsy Hometown Pharmacy 203 Hampton Avenue Punxsutawney PA 15767 814-938-9150

Rite Aid Pharmacy 201 West Mahoning Street Punxsutawney PA 15767 814-938-9161

The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy 240 West Main Street Brookville PA 15825 814-849-5217

The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy 132 West Mahoning Street Punxsutawney PA 15767 814-938-3077

About Jefferson County Pharmacies

Jefferson County Pharmacies are establishments where medicines and drug compounds are prepared and dispensed or sold in Jefferson County, PA. In addition to Community Pharmacies, which are Jefferson County 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 Jefferson County Pharmacy near you
  • Accepted health insurance plans
  • Prescription drug and medicine prices, refills, and transfers
  • Prescription drug interactions
  • Pharmacy jobs and employment
Jefferson County Retail Pharmacy

A Community Pharmacy, or Retail Pharmacy, may be located within another store or it may be a stand-alone Jefferson County store. Pharmacists at Jefferson County 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

Jefferson County 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

Jefferson County 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 Jefferson County 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 Jefferson County 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 Jefferson County, 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.