FAQ



1.    What is the procedure to request addition of new drug into UMMC Drug Formulary?

All requests for addition of new drug into UMMC Drug Formulary will need to go through Drug and Therapeutic Subcommittee.
For more information, please visit this link: http://farmasi.ummc.edu.my/rxhandbook/dnt.


2.    What is the procedure to introduce medication sampling programme in UMMC?

All requests for medication sampling programme for patients in UMMC will need to be submitted to Drug Information pharmacists and are subjected to Pharmacy Management approval.
For more information, please visit this link: http://farmasi.ummc.edu.my/rxhandbook/sampling.


3.    How can I check the availability, the formulary category, and the prescribing criteria of drugs in UMMC?

All of this information can be easily obtained from UMMC Online Drug Formulary. It is a live document which continuously receives instant updates when there is any changes made to the hospital formulary, e.g. addition of drug into formulary, removal of drug from formulary, change of strength.
For more information, please visit this link: http://farmasi.ummc.edu.my/formulary.


4.    What is the procedure to introduce Patient Assistance Programme (PAP) in UMMC?

All requests for introduction of PAP in UMMC can be submitted via email to Chief Pharmacist and are subjected to Pharmacy Management approval.
Submit your proposal to our Chief Pharmacist: kj_phs@ummc.edu.my.

5.    What is the procedure for organising Continuous Professional Development (CPD) lunch talks for Pharmacy Department in UMMC?

Any reservation for organising CPD lunch talk at Pharmacy Department, UMMC can be done by adhering to the procedure to ensure the smooth running of the sessions.
For more information, please visit this link: http://farmasi.ummc.edu.my/faq/cpd-lunch-talk.



Updated: 15 Jan 2019