Perry County PA Pharmacy

Find Perry 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.

Bloomfield Pharmacy 1 West Main Street New Bloomfield PA 17068 717-582-2313

Continuing Care Rx Pharmacy 28 South 2nd Street Newport PA 17074 717-567-2147

Rite Aid Pharmacy 3 Friendly Drive Duncannon PA 17020 717-834-6303

Rite Aid Pharmacy 5201 Spring Road Shermans Dale PA 17090 717-582-7781

Rite Aid Pharmacy 10 Newport Plaza Newport PA 17074 717-567-6670

The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy 48 Red Hill Court Newport PA 17074 717-567-6367

Weis Markets Pharmacy 316 Walnut Street Newport PA 17074 717-567-6047

West Perry Pharmacy 1100 Montour Road Loysville PA 17047 717-789-3093

About Perry County Pharmacies

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

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

Perry 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

Perry 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 Perry 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 Perry 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 Perry 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.