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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Special Services - Pharmacy

Pharmacy image1 The DuPage Care Center is one of only two facilities in the state that offers a full range of on-site pharmaceutical services to the residents of the facility. The center employs three full-time pharmacists.

These services include: Pharmacy image 2

  • Licensed personnel available on the premises Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Registered pharmacists on-call 24 hours a day
  • Unit dose medication dispensing
  • IV Admixture Service
  • Consulting pharmacy services, including:
    • monthly drug regimen review
    • education of residents and staff regarding appropriate drug use
    • adverse drug reaction monitoring
    • medication error monitoring
    • psychotropic drug monitoring
    • pharmacokinetic dosing
  • Monthly printing of statements for residents or responsible parties to submit to their insurance companies