Dress code is a term used to describe an acceptable standard of dress.

Uniforms: Are clothes of a specific color and design that shall be wearied by Pharmacy employees during their duties and to be provided to employees by their hospital

Dress code is important to:

  1. Ensure the consistency in the professional appearance of the Pharmacy staff while on duty.
  2. Ensure personnel are easily identified as the hospital Pharmacy Staff member.
  3. Ensure compliance with infection control guidelines / standards.

Employees must:

  • Adhere to the dress code while on duty.
  • Wear their identification tag while on duty.
  • Wear uniform (clerk staff should wear a Beige color coat, licensed pharmacist and technician should wear white color lab coat).

Supervisor shall ensure that personnel under him/her supervision adhere to the standards.