PHARMACY TECH I - DUKE RALEIGH HOSPITAL - AS NEEDED, EVERY 4TH WEEKEND (<20 HOURS/WEEK)Job ID 95813 Date Posted 02/09/2021
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 2,000 team members. 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
U.S. News & World Report ranked Duke Raleigh Hospital as high performing in orthopaedics and two adult procedures/conditions: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and lung cancer surgery. #DukeRaleighJobs
Perform under supervision a variety of technical duties related to thepreparing and dispensing of drugs according to sta ndard procedure.
Prepare intravenous admixtures or other sterile products(includingchemotherapy and parenter al nutrition).Fill physicianorders/prescriptions, medication carts, or s tockrequisitions.Deliver medications and supplies to patient careand anc illary areas.Answer telephones and directs calls toappropriate personnel.Enter charges and credits for patientmedications.Enter medication order s/prescriptions into thepharmacy computer system.Provide technical suppo rt forautomated equipment (Pyxis Robotics).Maintain logs, records andoth er required documentation. File documentation in the appropriatelocation .Complete and document all assigned medication storagearea inspections a t least monthly. Identify and replace outdated andunusable drugs.Monitor assigned quality improvement indicatorsof individual or departmental performance.Stock medications andsupplies; package medications as required fordispensing.Perform other related duties incidental to workdescribed herein.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of drug names, basic math, medical terminology, basiccomputer skills.Abili ty to compound medications and admixintravenous products including antin eoplastic drugs under thesupervision of a pharmacist.Ability to work rot atingshifts.Ability to establish and maintain effective workingrelations hips.
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.
IV aseptic technique experience with a working knowledge of USP797 is strongly preferred.
Degrees, Licensures, Certifications
Must be eligible for registry with theNC Board of Pharmacy
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"Nourishing our community and building a healthy community is part of our vision as an organization and that is absolutely supported in our day-to-day."Lisa, Assistant Director of Nutritional Services
"Duke Raleigh Hospital is a really tight-knit work family. We check on each other when we’re not here, we do things outside of work. It’s an extension of my family."Ashley, Respiratory Therapist
"I enjoy the generous PTO package."Lillian, Environmental Services