Southern and Eastern Norway Pharmaceutical Trust (Sykehusapotekene) is a health trust owned by Southern and Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority that operates nineteen hospital pharmacies. The pharmacies are part of the Ditt Apotek chain and use Norsk Medisinaldepot as wholesaler.
Sykehusapotekene are the pharmacies of the Specialist Health Service (spesialisthelsetjenesten). We have the same owners as the hospitals and have close cooperation both regionally and locally. They own and operate hospital pharmacies in the south-eastern health region and which is owned by the Southern and Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority.
We are the competence center for pharmaceuticals for the hospitals and patients, and contribute to an increased patient safety. The company will also actively contribute to keeping the costs of the health industry and its patients associated with drug acquisition as low as possible. We therefore have many tasks at the hospitals: