Pharmacy Tech II, Oncology - Duke Raleigh Hospital - Full Time - Days

  • Location: Raleigh, NC
  • Posted: Jan 9, 2020

Job Description

Duke Raleigh Hospital offers the latest in care and technology in a patient-friendly setting. It has been an important part of Duke Health since 1998 and has served Wake County for more than 35 years, employing more than 1,300 people.The hospital provides 186 inpatient beds and a comprehensive array of services, including the Duke Raleigh Cancer Center, Duke Raleigh Orthopedic and Spine Center, cardiovascular services, neurosciences including the Duke Raleigh Skull Base and Cerebrovascular Center, advanced digestive care, disease management and prevention, wound healing, outpatient imaging, intensive and progressive care, pain clinic, same-day surgery, emergency department and community outreach and education programs. In fiscal year2018, Duke Raleigh Hospital admitted 9,484 patients and had 230,957 outpatient visits in fiscal year 2017.

U.S. News & World Report ranked Duke Raleigh Hospital as #14 in North Carolina and #6 in the Raleigh-Durham area for 2018-19.

Occ Summary Work PerformedN/AN/AKnowledge, Skills and AbilitiesLevel Characteristicsdescribed herein.techniques.Perform ot her related duties incidental to the workPerformreview.Perform under sup ervision a variety of routine and advanced technicalduties related to pr eparingand dispensing drugs in accordance with standard procedures andRe trieve and interpret medication orders; perform pharmaceuticalcalculatio ns, taking into accountpatient and drug characteristics; enter medicatio n orders into pharmacycomputer system forpharmacist'sLabel, fill and del iver medication to appropriatepatient care locations.Receive and triage informationrequests; research and provide information where appropriate; referother inquiries to pharmacist.Inventory, order, receive and stockd rugs and supplies.Retrieve discontinued or expiredmedications from stock and patient areas; discard or return to stock asappropriate; completeco rresponding documentation.specialized and advanced procedures specific t o assigned pharmacy area,including but notlimited to North Central, Surg ical Suite, Medicine-Surgery, MorrisCancer Center, Outpatient,Women and Children, Pediatric Specialty, Sterile Products,Investigational Drug Ser vice.Serve as a primary training resource for new techniciansand assist in evaluating their progress as directed; may assist inpreparing schedul es, setting workpriorities and making work assignments as directed.Assis t in documentation ofunit-specific procedures and quality assurance acti vities underPharmacist's review.Assist other technicians inperforming co mplex procedures and/or calculations as required.

Minimum Qualifications


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


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. OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE.

Degrees, Licensures, Certifications

Pharmacy technician certification is required from the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB). North Carolina Board of Pharmacy registration is required.

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Duke Health

705 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27708

Phone: (919) 684-5600

Fax: (919) 684-5600