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PHARMACY TECH I - DUKE RALEIGH HOSPITAL - FULL TIME, 1ST/2ND SHIFT ROTATING

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Job ID 91900 Date Posted 02/15/2021

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

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.Entermedication 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 Identify and replace outdated andunusable drugs.Monitor assigned quality improvement indicatorsof individual or departmental per formance.Stock medications andsupplies; package medications as requiredf ordispensing.Perform other related duties incidental to workdescribedher ein.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge ofdru g names, basic math, medical terminology, basiccomputer skills.Ability t o compound medications and admixintravenous products including antineopl astic drugs under thesupervisionof a pharmacist.Ability to work rotatin gshifts.Ability to establish and maintain effective workingrelationships .

Level Characteristics

N/A

Minimum Qualifications

Education

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

Experience

IV aseptic technique experience and working knowledge of USP797 strongly preferred. 

Experience with Omnicell automated drug cabinets preferred.

Degrees, Licensures, Certifications

Must be eligible for registry withthe 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 ideas—an 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.

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