Pharmacy Tech I - Duke Raleigh Hospital - As Needed (<20 hrs/week)
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. #DukeRaleighJobsOcc Summary
Perform under supervision a variety of tec hnicalduties related to thepreparing and dispensing of drugs according t o standard procedure.
Prepare intrave nousadmixtures or other sterile products (includingchemotherapy and pare nteral nutrition).Fill physicianorders/prescriptions, medication carts, orstockrequisitions.Deliver medications and supplies to patient careand ancillary areas.Answer telephones and directs calls toappropriate personnel.Enter charges and credits for patientmedications.Enter medication or ders/prescriptions into thepharmacy computer system.Provide technical su pport forautomated equipment (Pyxis Robotics).Maintain logs, records and other required documentation. File documentation in the appropriatelocat ion.Complete and document all assigned medication storagearea inspection sat least monthly. Identify and replace outdated andunusable drugs.Monit orassigned quality improvement indicatorsof individual or departmental p erformance.Stock medications andsupplies; package medications as require dfordispensing.Perform other related duties incidental to workdescribedh erein.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge ofd rug names, basic math, medical terminology, basiccomputer skills.Ability to compound medications and admixintravenous products including antineop lastic drugs under thesupervision ofa pharmacist.Ability to work rotatin gshifts.Ability to 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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