Why Choose Carmichael’s Pharmacy Services?
Carmichael’s is a leader in providing local retail and institutional pharmacy services to patients, customers and health care partners in south central and southwest Louisiana. Our pharmacy operations along with home medical products and services operations, are based in Crowley, Louisiana, with additional locations in Lafayette and Lake Charles, Louisiana.
Carmichael’s Crowley Retail Pharmacy services include walk-in sales of prescription oral or prepackaged specialty medications and complementary products, non-specialty pharmaceuticals, topical creams and ointments, vitamins, supplements and nutritionals. Carmichael’s pharmacy staff handles call-in prescriptions, refills in-person or by telephone, questions about prescriptions with the physician’s office and more. After normal hours of operation, the interactive voice response (IVR) system is available for requests for any non-emergency prescriptions and refills.
Therapeutic footwear for people who have diabetes or poor circulation also can be purchased at Carmichael’s Retail Pharmacy location, where a certified therapeutic shoe fitter is on staff to assist with proper selection of shoes. Durable Medical Equipment products and services are available at Crowley, Lafayette and Lake Charles locations.
Carmichael’s Crowley Compounding Pharmacy prepares customized medications to meet the specific needs of the individual patient, drugs in short supply and medicines that have drugs discontinued by a manufacturer. If there is a drug commercially available and the dosage is too strong, a compounding pharmacist can prepare the most appropriate and convenient dosage form for the patient.
Our compounding pharmacists also can formulate allergy-friendly prescriptions for patients allergic to commercial drugs with “fillers,” inactive substances used to make the active medicine easier to measure. We also offer Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) with an HRT Specialist available for consultation. Carmichael’s Compounding Pharmacy services include the preparation of:
- Creams, Gels, Lotions and Suppositories
- Flavored and Pediatric medications
- Dental and Dermatological treatments
- Hormone Replacement Therapy medications
- Pain Management medications
- Veterinary medications
Carmichael’s offers patient care servicing to institutional care facilities on a 24 hours-a-day basis with emergency on-call pharmacists, delivery technicians, customized delivery and distribution. Carmichael’s institutional pharmacy services include providing specialty and non-specialty pharmaceuticals and biological products to institutional clients and patients in the following institutional settings:
- Adult Day Programs
- Assisted Living and Developmental Disabilities Facilities
- Behavioral Hospitals
- Correctional Facilities
- Group Homes
- Home Health Organizations
- Hospice Care Facilities
- Nursing Homes and Other Similar Long-Term Care Facilities
- Rehabilitation Facilities
- Rural Hospitals and Clinics
No matter what pharmacy service you need, retail compounding or institutional, choose Carmichael’s. Please contact a Carmichael’s representative today to discuss any pharmacy needs or to request additional information.