Southern Correctional Medicine provides comprehensive pharmacy and pharmaceutical consulting services. This includes prescribing, dispensing, delivery, administration, management, and disposal for prescription and non-prescription medications. SCM contracts with a national pharmacy to obtain inmate specific, prescription drugs. Medications are ordered and delivered weekly, but may be delivered the next day for emergency situations.
Formulary of accepted medications are utilized to help with cost reduction and consistency across facilities. This also ensures SCM’s ability to implement medications quickly on arrival for patients.
Commonly prescribed medications include:
- Mild analgesics
- Cardiovascular agents
- Mental health medications