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Pharmacy Intern - 5-10 hrs/wk varied (5297)

Children's Hospital & Medical Center - Omaha Omaha, NE

Job Description

Just like the children we serve, Children's is growing quickly and hiring Pharmacy Interns to perform duties under the direct supervision of a staff pharmacist and/or Pharmacy Administrative Team and within the scope of practice as defined by the State of Nebraska.  Duties may include: accurate and timely medication purchasing, preparation, labeling and delivery; maintenance of appropriate and accurate stock supplies and medication inventory levels in designated areas, assistance in administrative support and contributes to maintaining a cooperative work environment.

Essential Functions/Competencies

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  1. Responsible for accurately preparing, labeling, obtaining pharmacist verification and delivering medications in a timely manner.


  1. Aseptically prepares, labels and obtains pharmacist verification sterile product medication in a consistent, accurate and timely manner including TPN solutions, ready-to-administer products, and large volume parenterals.  Follows pharmaceutical production standards of practice as developed by the department and consistent with national standards.


  1. Addresses customer service issues in a timely manner, including answering phones, directing calls, greeting visitors, and responding to general questions in the Pharmacy.


  1. Proficient utilization of automated dispensing machines, including loading, refills, outdating, report generation, inventory and basic maintenance.


  1. Responsible for maintaining established stock levels of medications within the pharmacy as well as other patient care areas.


  1. Updates charges/credits of returned medications when appropriate. Processes patient charges/credits on a daily basis and generates manual charges/credits when necessary.


  1. Appropriately manages technology in the day-to-day completion of assigned responsibilities..
    1. BAXA compounder setup and trouble shooting
    2. Basic pyxis function
    3. Electronic variance reporting system
    4. MILT medication labeling system
    5. Retrieval of Policy and Procedures from the Intranet
    6. Electronic drug information resources
    7. Microsoft Outlook
    8. Sunrise Medication Manger


Regular attendance at work is an essential function of the job.


Perform physical requirements as described in the Physical Requirements section



  1. Performs other duties as assigned



  • Mathematical skills necessary for algebraic conversions, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
  • Verbal and written communication skills sufficient/necessary to receive and deliver information accurately among pharmacy staff and others.
  • Previous experience in health care area, unit dose and sterile medication preparation helpful but not required.
  • Experience with typing keyboard/computer helpful.


  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Enrolled in an ACPE accredited School of Pharmacy with good academic standing required.



  • Current and valid Pharmacy Intern licensure with the State of Nebraska required.



  • Successful completion of security check in compliance with requirements set by the State of Nebraska required.


Job Details

Date Posted October 11, 2017
Date Closes January 9, 2018
Requisition 921906-13380
Address 8200 Dodge Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Hospital
Department Pharmacy
Job Type Casual / Contingent Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Based on Experience
Hours 5-10 hours per week
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 29-2052.00 Pharmacy Technicians
Zipcode 68114

This job offers the following benefits

  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Credit Union
  • Discounts on Employer Merchandise & Services
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Free Parking
  • Health Fair
  • Nursing Facilities
  • Workout Facilities
  • Achievement Awards
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Problem Resolution
  • Pharmacy

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