Mifflin County PA Pharmacy

Find Mifflin 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.

CVS Pharmacy 404 North Logan Boulevard Burnham PA 17009 717-248-3991

CVS Pharmacy 120 East Market Street Lewistown PA 17044 717-248-4304

Caresite Pharmacy 21 Geisinger Lane Lewistown PA 17044 717-242-4264

Giant Pharmacy 325 West Freedom Avenue Burnham PA 17009 717-242-3141

Kmart Pharmacy 331 East Freedom Avenue Burnham PA 17009 717-242-4478

Lewistown Pharmacy 7 North Wayne Street Lewistown PA 17044 717-248-0041

Total Life Care Pharmacy 400 Highland Avenue Lewistown PA 17044 717-242-7392

Total Life Care Pharmacy 4752 Pennsylvania 655 Belleville PA 17004 717-935-2341

Walmart Supercenter Pharmacy 10180 Highway 522 South Lewistown PA 17044 717-242-6206

Weis Markets Pharmacy 224 North Logan Boulevard Burnham PA 17009 717-248-1525

About Mifflin County Pharmacies

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

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

Mifflin 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

Mifflin 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 Mifflin 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 Mifflin 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 Mifflin 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.