Pharmacy Intern (1049295_RR00025525)

NYU Langone Medical Center New York, NY
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Position Summary:

We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Pharmacy Intern.

In this role, the successful candidate Position Summary: Responsible for acting as an assistant to a Licensed Pharmacist under direct supervision by filling medication cassettes, automated dispensing machines, compounding sterile and non-sterile products, doing shelf checks and performing general organization of the pharmacy. In addition, the intern may be called upon to assist in quality assurance/performance improvement projects and patient specific data collection.

Job Responsibilities:

* Demonstrates proficiency with unit dose drug distribution

* Demonstrates proficiency when repacking needed doses

* Demonstrates proficiency in Aseptic technique IV room procedures and USP standard

* Demonstrates proficiency in extemporaneous compounding on non-sterile products including capsule, ointments, oral/topical solutions and other kits

* Demonstrates proficiency with hospital information system

* Demonstrates proficiency with medication procurement, stocking and deliveries

* Assist with security

* Assists pharmacists with nursing station reviews, QA/PI projects when needed

* Demonstrates proficiency in patient specific data collection and review of medical records

* Demonstrates proficiency with the automated dispensing machines

* Answer telephone with courtesy and promptness

* Completes annual competency assessments

* Demonstrates knowledge of state and federal laws related to the handling of controlled substances

* Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

To qualify you must have a Minimum Qualifications: High School diploma or the equivalent. Excellent communication skills. Enrollment or graduate of ACPE accredited college of Pharmacy or equivalent pharmacy intern permit.

Preferred Qualifications:


Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

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