A pharmacy that's uniquely focused on a unique population.

Pharmacy Services

Pharmacy Services

Pharmacy Alternatives, a member of the ResCare family of services, is a limited, closed-door pharmacy focused on serving individuals with cognitive, intellectual and developmental disabilities who are receiving support and services from ResCare or other private providers.

As one of only a few pharmacies in the nation specializing in serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, we offer:

  • State-of-the-art pharmaceutical systems and packaging technology designed especially for the population we serve
  • Speedy processing of physician orders
  • Efficient and timely dispensing and shipment of medications
  • Exceptional customer service
  • A highly responsive medical records team

In addition to providing traditional pharmacy services, we also offer clinical support including seminars, conferences, webinars, e-mail education and even individualized educational support. Our monthly newsletter, The Post Script, includes information about pharmacy best practices, new medications, staff training issues and research in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities.

We also offer the services of a certified developmental disabilities nurse as a resource to all facilities.

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ResCare Employee in Elizabethtown Receives Caregiver Award

ResCare is proud to congratulate one of our standout employees, Jamar “Barkim” Gowins, who was recognized by the Kentucky Association of Private Providers (KAPP) for his outstanding service to people with disabilities. Serving as a direct support professional (DSP) with ResCare’s Community Alternatives-Kentucky in Elizabethtown, Gowins was named a KAPP 2017 DSP Regional Winner. “In…
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