Specialty Pharmacy

The Stanford Medicine Children’s Health Specialty Pharmacy provides pharmacy services for patients requiring specialized and complex medications with personalized care, regular follow-ups, in-depth consultation services and support with insurance carriers.


  • Dispensing specialty medications and supporting supplies
  • Patient counseling and education
  • Patient management of all medications for a patient including prescriptions and medications dispensed in inpatient and hospital based outpatient services
  • Claims processing
  • Prior authorization assistance
  • Co-pay assistance
  • Delivery of medications to the patient at the bedside, picked up at the pharmacy or shipped to the patient’s home

Location and contact information

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
725 Welch Road
West Building, 1st Floor (Outpatient Pharmacy)
Palo Alto, CA 94304

Phone: (650) 725-9600
Fax: (650) 736-8759
Email: SCHSPharmacy@stanfordchildrens.org

Monday - Friday:
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Saturday, Sunday and holidays:

​After hours: A​​ pharmacist is available 24 hours/day, 7 days/week for emergencies. Please contact the Specialty Pharmacy at (650) 725-9600 for after-hours support.