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Lancaster General/Penn Med Pharm Intern

Pharmacy Itern

Job Description This position is located at Lancaster General Hospital in Lancaster, Pa

Casual, 0.1 working varied eight hour shifts between 6:00am and 4:00 pm one weekend per month and during summer , holiday and school breaks with modification of hours per business need

SUMMARY: Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine is currently seeking a Pharmacy Intern. The Pharmacy Intern Under the direction and supervision of a registered pharmacist, efficiently and effectively performs functions associated with the procuring, compounding and storage of medications in compliance with department policies and procedures that provide optimal pharmaceutical care.

Prepares medications for dispensing under the supervision of the pharmacist, demonstrating accuracy, precision, and consistency relating to selection, documenting, and labeling functions.

Prepares enhanced sterile product medications and performs needed calculations for preparing final product – consistently meets timelines of preparation within established schedules, policies, and guidelines.

Assists in the creation, handling, and maintenance of a variety of pharmacy records, to promote efficient operation of the pharmacy and regulatory compliance.

Assists with the clinical management of assigned patients under the supervision of a pharmacist and as permitted by law and regulation.

Maintains integrity of IVadmixture compounding area. Properly cleans and disinfects laminar flow cabinets, countertops, and equipment as required.

Maintains dispensing area and medication storeroom in a neat, orderly, and clean condition as observed by the pharmacist.

High school diploma or successful completion of general educational development (GED) exam required.

Current enrollment in a PharmD degree program at an accredited school of pharmacy required.

Completion of ASHP accredited (or comparable) pharmacy technician training program preferred.

Previous sterile admixture pharmacy practice experience preferred.

A health care provider in good standing with Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal and state health insurance programs, i.e. not excluded from participation in Medicare, Medicaid or any other federal or state health insurance program.
Type of Job Internship
Job Location Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17602
Expiration Date 11/30/2017

Job Requirements

Degrees Wanted None Required
Majors Wanted Any Major
Job Targets Wanted Health Care; Pharmacy/Pharmaceuticals
Special Skills Wanted
Other Job Requirements

Company Information

Company Name Lancaster General Health/ Penn Medicine
Employer Web Site http://lghealth.org
Company Description Lancaster General Health is a comprehensive healthcare delivery system with an earned reputation for excellence, compassion, quality and cost effectiveness
Equal Opportunity Employer Yes

Contact Information

Name: Sue Martin
Address: 555 N duke st
Lancaster, PA 17604
Phone: 717-544-4475
Email: sxmartin@lghealth.org