Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Pharmacy Intern.
In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for acting as an assistant to a Licensed Pharmacist under direct supervision by filling medication cassettes, automated dispensing machines, compounding sterile and non-sterile products, doing shelf checks and performing general organization of the pharmacy. In addition, the intern may be called upon to assist in quality assurance/performance improvement projects and patient specific data collection.
Demonstrates proficiency with unit dose drug distribution
Demonstrates proficiency when repacking needed doses
Demonstrates proficiency in Aseptic technique IV room procedures and USP standard
Demonstrates proficiency in extemporaneous compounding on non-sterile products including capsule, ointments, oral/topical solutions and other kits
Demonstrates proficiency with hospital information system
Demonstrates proficiency with medication procurement, stocking and deliveries
Assist with security
Assists pharmacists with nursing station reviews, QA/PI projects when needed
Demonstrates proficiency in patient specific data collection and review of medical records
Demonstrates proficiency with the automated dispensing machines
Answer telephone with courtesy and promptness
Completes annual competency assessments
Demonstrates knowledge of state and federal laws related to the handling of controlled substances
Performs other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a High School diploma or the equivalent. Excellent communication skills. Enrollment or graduate of ACPE accredited college of Pharmacy or equivalent pharmacy intern permit.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
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About NYU Langone Health
NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. Included in the 200+ locations throughout the New York area are five inpatient locations: Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute-care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation, ranked as one of the top 10 rehabilitation programs in the country; NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital with all musculoskeletal specialties ranked top 10 in the country; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services; and NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, a full-service teaching hospital and level 1 trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute–designated cancer center, and NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history.