Provide specialist pharmaceutical care


Provide specialised personalised support for patients who administer their own medication.

Alternative labels

provide pharmaceutical specialist care
provide specialized support for self-medicating patients
provide personalised support for patients who self-administer medication
provide specialised support for self-medicating patients

Skill type


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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Provide specialist pharmaceutical care is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Hospital pharmacist: Hospital pharmacists prepare, dispense and provide medication to patients in hospitals. They collaborate with healthcare personnel such as doctors and nurses to treat patients and also offer advice and information on medications.
Specialist pharmacist: Specialist pharmacists provide specialist services for companies in the pharmacy industry and in hospital pharmacies.  The role of the specialist pharmacist varies throughout Europe, subject to national rules and training.

Optional skill

Provide specialist pharmaceutical care is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Provide specialist pharmaceutical care – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022