• ​Update your medication list

  • Ask your community pharmacist to print a list out of your current prescriptions

  • Ensure you have enough of your regular medicines at home for when you return after being discharged

  • Show your medication list to your admitting doctor or hospital pharmacist, either in emergency or via the pre-admission clinic

  • Take your original medicines (in their original dispensing boxes including the pharmacy label) into hospital, so they can be reviewed by your admitting doctor and/or hospital pharmacist

  • Learn how you can prevent blood clots during your stay in hospital