Prescription Shop (Pharmacy/Drugstore) at St. Joseph's Hospital

Contact and Directions

Our pharmacists are pleased to offer personal, private consultation on all prescriptions to ensure you receive the maximum benefit from your medication. We accept all government and major private prescription drug plans.

All pharmacy proceeds directly support patient care programs and services across St. Joseph’s Health Care London. 

We are a community retail pharmacy that proudly serves the public, staff,  patients discharged from the hospital and those visiting clinics within the hospital.

Prescription Shop staff

Specialty products:

  • Special access drugs
  • HIV medication
  • Individual compounding of specialty medications prescribed by hospital and community physicians, such as ophthalmic products and men's and women's health specialty medications
  • A comprehensive range of over-the-counter medications

Our services:

If you are on three or more medications or if you are diabetic, you are eligible for a confidential review of your medications with your Prescription Shop pharmacist.  This consultation allows you to discuss your medication-related concerns as well as an opportunity to learn how to optimize your medication therapy.

Compliance packaging
To help you remember your daily medications, your Prescription Shop pharmacy team can prepare your medications in convenient easy-to-use blister packages or dosette boxes

Flu vaccine, travel vaccines and other immunizations -NEW
As part of St. Joseph’s relentless pursuit of safety, and to better serve customers, the Prescription Shop now offers the flu shot. All are welcome – no appointment necessary. The vaccine is available to any resident of Ontario age 5 and over with an Ontario health card. Also available are travel vaccines and other immunizations. Talk to one of our pharmacists.

Your health follow-up
Your Prescription Shop pharmacist may call you to follow up on your health after a new medication is dispensed or when refills are due to ensure that your medication is working the way it should.

Prescription delivery
To assist with receiving your medications, your Prescription Shop pharmacy team offers a delivery service when you are unable to pick up your prescriptions. (See below for information about a change to deliveries of refrigerated medications.)

Health clinics and advice
Your Prescription Shop pharmacist routinely offers health clinics on various health and wellness topics.  They are also available to advise on natural products and over-the-counter products ensuring they are safe with your medications.

What's New

Upcoming change in retail pharmacy dispensing system
To serve you better, the Prescription Shop a St. Joseph's Hospital will be switching to a new pharmacy dispensing system. We are working diligently to ensure a smooth transition with minimal disruption to our patients. During this upgrade – until Aug. 1, 2019 –  please allow a minimum of 48 hours’ notice for all prescription refill requests.

 If you have any questions or concerns, please talk to one of our pharmacists. 

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Last updated: Tue, 2019-08-27 12:01