Penn Medicine Pharmacy Intern in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Job ID :96526
Job Category: Pharmacy
Specialty Area: Pharmacy
Primary Shift: Variable
Work Schedule: Rotating shifts 12 Hours per week
Penn Medicine Entity: Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Address: 59 N 39th St
Education Required: High School Diploma/GED
Experience Required: Less than 1 year
Employment Type: Part Time Regular 19- hrs/wk
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
Under the direct supervision of Registered Pharmacists, the Pharmacy Intern is responsible for, but not limited to the following:
Assisting in the preparing and filling of medication orders and medication carts
Compounding sterile and non-sterile preparation
Distributing medication to patients
Performing nursing unit QA inspections
Maintaining stock levels in all areas of the hospital.
Minimum Requirements :
Please apply if you possess these qualifications:
Must be actively enrolled in an accredited School of Pharmacy
Licensure through the PA State Board of Pharmacy as a Pharmacy Intern is required within 90 days of hospital / health system orientation
Ability to perform dosage calculations, communicate effectively with all levels of hospital personnel, and perform basic office environment tasks required
Aptitude to maintain proficiency in all Pharmacy computer systems, automated dispensing cabinet software and systems, and all technical equipment needed to perform duties required
Must possess a working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook and the Internet
Identified candidates are expected to satisfactorily pass required hospital and government validation examinations
Prior hospital or retail pharmacy experience preferred, with a basic working knowledge of drugs and dosages
Additional Information :
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.