Sinhgad Technical Education Society's
Smt. Kashibai Navale Medical College and General Hospital


The procurement, proper storage and supply of medicines is done by central Pharmacy department which works under direct supervision of Pharmacology department. The central Pharmacy is located on ground floor in New Super specialty Building No.1

The quality medicines of generic group which is meant specifically for hospital supply are purchased from reputed companies either directly or from their authorized distributors.

The medicines are normally stored away from direct sunlight on the multiple shelves, following the system of FI-FO as expiry date of medicine has to be kept in mind always. There are some medicines which are to be kept in refrigerators to be stored between 2- 8 degree Celsius. The storage space is inspected and approved by the FDA authorities.

There are qualified pharmacists who are degree/ diploma holders are employed to look after the functioning of not only the central pharmacy but also for OPD pharmacies to which the central pharmacy supplies medicines regularly in addition to supply to the wards. As has been brought out earlier also, the STES has incurred an expenditure of Rs. 1.20 crores for purchase of medicines during the year.