Pharmacy Tech I - Duke Raleigh Hospital - Full Time - Second Shift

  • Location: Raleigh, NC
  • Posted: Dec 30, 2019

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

Perform under supervision a variety of techni calduties related to thepreparing and dispensing of drugs according to s tandard procedure.

Work Performed

Prepare intravenou sadmixtures or other sterile products (includingchemotherapy and parente ral nutrition).Fill physicianorders/prescriptions, medication carts, or stockrequisitions.Deliver medications and supplies to patient careand an cillary areas.Answer telephones and directs calls toappropriate personne l.Enter charges and credits for patientmedications.Enter medication orde rs/prescriptions into thepharmacy computer system.Provide technical supp ort forautomated equipment (Pyxis Robotics).Maintain logs, records andot her required documentation. File documentation in the appropriatelocatio n.Complete and document all assigned medication storagearea inspections at least monthly. Identify and replace outdated andunusable drugs.Monito rassigned quality improvement indicatorsof individual or departmental pe rformance.Stock medications andsupplies; package medications as required fordispensing.Perform other related duties incidental to workdescribedhe rein.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge ofdr ug names, basic math, medical terminology, basiccomputer skills.Ability to compound medications and admixintravenous products including antineop lastic drugs under thesupervision of a pharmacist.Ability to work rotati ngshifts.Abilityto establish and maintain effective workingrelationships.

Level Characteristics


Minimum Qualifications


High school diploma or equivalent and completion of a certified pharmacy technician training program. or Acceptance into pharmacy school. or High school diploma or equivalent and one year of pharmacy or health care related experience.



Degrees, Licensures, Certifications

Must be eligible for registry with the NC Board of Pharmacy

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