Hospital Universitario Clínico San Carlos


Hospital Universitario Clínico San Carlos




Description of the Hospital           

The Hospital Universitario Clínico San Carlos is a public-funded teaching hospital located in Madrid, Spain. This hospital cannot provide financial grants to SILCC Fellows but please keep in mind that EAHP can provide limited financial help to SILCC Fellows (contact the EAHP Implementation team at for more details about our financial help).

  • Number of beds served by the hospital pharmacy: 501-1000
  • Number of pharmacists employed: 15
  • Number of pharmacy technicians: 29
  • Pharmacy support stuff: 14
  • Number of trainees: 4

The pharmacy staff speaks English and Spanish.

Description of the training

The Hospital Universitario Clínico San Carlos will provide training on the following Statements:

3.4 Hospital pharmacists must ensure that an appropriate system for quality control, quality assurance and traceability is in place for pharmacy prepared and compounded medicines.

3.5 Hazardous medicines should be prepared under appropriate conditions to minimise the risk of contaminating the product and exposing hospital personnel, patients and the environment to harm.

4.6 Hospital pharmacists, as an integral part of all patient care teams, should ensure that patients and carers are offered information about their clinical management options, and especially about the use of their medicines, in terms they can understand.

5.3 Hospital pharmacists should ensure their hospitals seek review of their medicines use processes by an external quality assessment accreditation programme, and act on reports to improve the quality and safety of these processes.

6.1 Undergraduate pharmacy curricula should include experience of hospital pharmacy practice. The role of all hospital healthcare practitioners, including hospital pharmacists, should be integrated into the curricula of other health professionals.

Outline of the training experience provided by the  :

"We can share our experience in robotic IV automation for admixtures and chemo compounding, our quality management system and our wide experience in pharmaceutical care to outpatients".

Duration of the training: -

Apply to become a SILCC Fellow at the Hospital Universitario Clínico San Carlos

Please fill out the following form and send it back to with the subject "SILCC Fellow application form". 

If you have more questions about the Hospital Universitario Clínico San Carlos and the training they will provide, please contact the EAHP Implementation team at

Please remember that in addition to the SILCC Fellow form, you need to send the following documents after assessing your pharmacy using the self-assessment tool with your colleagues and Chief pharmacist/Directory of Pharmacy:

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Statement 3.4
Statement 3.5
Statement 4.6
Statement 5.3
Statement 6.1