Pharmacy Tech I - Duke Raleigh Hospital - Full Time - Second Shift
- Location: Raleigh, NC
- Posted: Dec 30, 2019
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.
Perform under supervision a variety of techni calduties related to thepreparing and dispensing of drugs according to s tandard procedure.
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 Identify and replace outdated andunusable drugs.Monito rassigned quality improvement indicatorsof individual or departmental pe rformance.Stock medications andsupplies; package medications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.
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
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