• Location: Durham, NC
  • Posted: Oct 30, 2019

Job Description

Duke University Hospital is consistently rated as one of the best in the United States and is known around the world for its outstanding care and groundbreaking research. Duke University Hospital has 957 inpatient beds and offers comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, including a regional emergency/trauma center; a major surgery suite containing 51 operating rooms; an endo-surgery center; an Ambulatory Surgery Center with nine operating rooms and an extensive diagnostic and interventional radiology area. In fiscal year 2018, Duke University Hospital admitted 42,916 patients and had 1,085,740 outpatient visits in fiscal year 2017.

U.S News & World Report named Duke University Hospital #1 in North Carolina and #1 in the Raleigh-Durham area in 2018-19.

Duke University Hospital is ranked in the top 20 nationally for seven adult specialties, including cardiology and heart surgery, nephrology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, pulmonology, rheumatology, and urology.

In addition to its hospitals, Duke Health has an extensive, geographically dispersed network of outpatient facilities that include primary care offices, urgent care centers, multi-specialty clinics and outpatient surgery centers.

Pharmacy Technician I

Inpatient Operations and directed requirements. As care procedures and techniques related system.

University duties Position Summary: Perform under supervision a variety of routine and advanced techniques to preparing and dispensing drugs in accordance with standard the job tasks may include, but are not limited to: Fill physician orders/prescriptions, medication carts, or stock requisitions. Deliver medications and supplies to patient care and ancillary areas. Answer telephones and directs calls to appropriate personnel. Enter charges and credits for patient medications. Enter medication orders/prescriptions into the pharmacy computer Provide basic technical support for automated equipment. Maintain logs, records and required documentation. Identify and replace outdated and unusable drugs. Stock medications and supplies; package medications as required ford is dispensing. Perform other related duties as assigned. Prepare intravenous admixtures Additional requirements for Technician II include: Demonstrate functional competence of the area-specific advanced Process medication orders and perform pharmaceutical calculations. Receive, research, refer, triage information requests. Perform specialized and advanced procedures specific to the assigned pharmacy area. Serve as a primary training resource for new staff and assist in evaluating their progress as directed; may assist in preparing a schedule, setting work priorities, and making work assignment s as Assist in documentation of unit-specific procedures and quality assurance activities under pharmacists review. Perform other related duties incidental as assigned.

Preferred Qualifications Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Completion of a certified pharmacy technician training program or acceptance into pharmacy school is preferred.

Experience: Two years of related experience is preferred. Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification: Pharmacy Technician certification via the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) is required and must be maintained for the duration of employment Pharmacy Tech II. NCBOP Registration. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Knowledge of drug names, basic math, medical terminology, basic computer skills. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships. Excellent communication skills; customer service experience; organizational skills.

Description of institution/organization: Duke University Hospital is an a943-bed tertiary and quaternary hospital that is consistently rated as one of the top hospitals in the United States. The Department of Pharmacy provides comprehensive pharmaceutical care to patients with a staff of 280 fulltime individuals. Located employees, employing over 300 professionally and technically skilled within the Research Triangle, Duke University and the region offer an excellent quality of life, including close proximity to the North Carolina beaches and mountains. For more information on Duke Hospital see our web page at tact Information: Udobi Campbell, PharmD, MBA,

Associate Chief Pharmacy Officer; Inpatient Operations, Phone: (919) 681-2414, Fax: (919) 681-3895, Email: Department of Pharmacy; Duke University Hospital; Box 3089; Durham, NCA Non-Discriminatory, Affirmative Action Employer27710

Minimum Qualifications

Required Qualifications at this Level

Education: Work requires high school or equivalent. Successful completion of a formalized Pharmacy Technician program preferred.

Experience: Work requires a minimum of two years experience as a Pharmacy Technician plus completion of advanced competencies checklist as documented and approved by the Department of Pharmacy.


Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification: Pharmacy technician certification is required from the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB).

North Carolina Board of Pharmacy registration is required.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: N/A

Distinguishing Characteristic of this Level


Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideasan exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Duke Health

705 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27708

Phone: (919) 684-5600

Fax: (919) 684-5600