Burnside Hospital encourages patients to bring their own medications from home into hospital. When you are to be admitted to Burnside Hospital, please bring with you all of your current medications in their original labelled containers and your current medication list if you have one.
Why should I bring in my own medications?
What medications should I bring to hospital?
What will happen to my medications?
What if I forget to bring in all of my medications?
Will my medications be used while I’m in hospital?
What if I need new medications or there are changes to my usual medications?
What if I run out of my own medications while in hospital?
What will happen when I go home?
7 May 2018 / 1 MB / pdf