Tomah Health Pharmacy Services provides quality services both to patients and family members as well as to the health care professional team caring for the patient.
Pharmacy Services provides services to all age groups including Newborns, Pediatrics, Adolescents, Adults, Geriatric and Hospice patients. Pharmacy Services not only includes supplying appropriate medications to our patients, but also checking for appropriate doses for an age specific group, appropriate drug therapy, monitoring for food and drug interaction, monitoring for potential adverse drug reactions and appropriate timing of medication administration.
Pharmacy Services also provides services to our Emergency Department patients and Outpatient Clinic patients including Oncology, diagnostic Gastroenterology, Ophthalmology, Podiatry, Orthopaedics and Ear-Nose-Throat specialties. Our Registered Pharmacists work with Pyxis, which is equipment that dispenses pharmacy items.
Tomah Health patients and patients using our nearby Warrens Clinic can also take advantage of our InstyMeds medication dispenser unit which allows you to conveniently fill your prescription in less than 5 minutes and before you leave the hospital or clinic.
Here are a few things to know about our InstyMeds unit.
How do I pay?
The dispenser will accept credit card or debit card.
Does it cost more to use InstyMeds?
If you have insurance, you will pay the same co-pay you would at a pharmacy.
If you do not have insurance, the cost of the medication is comparable to a pharmacy, but with the convenience of getting your prescription right here.
How do I use InstyMeds?
1. Inform your provider that you will fill your prescription through InstyMeds.
-Your provider will give you a sheet of paper containing a unique code.
2. Use the dispenser’s touch screen to enter your code and patient’s birth date.
3. Follow the instructions on the screen to get your prescription within minutes.
What if I have questions?
Pick up the phone mounted on the dispenser and a live person will immediately be available.
InstyMeds is located in the Emergency Department waiting area at Tomah Health and at the Warrens Clinic.
For more information on any of our Pharmacy services, please call (608) 377-8409.