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Pharmacy Intern -Casual including Weekends(7853)

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, delivering medications in a timely manner.


  1. Aseptically prepares and labels 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 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 delivery of pharmaceutical care.
    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


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 or Technician licensure with the State of Nebraska Board of Pharmacy required.
  • Pharmacy Technicians must be certified by a Nebraska approved state or national program (CPhT) within one calendar year of registration.
  • If a Pharmacy Intern license is not obtained at the time of hire it’s required upon the first day of Pharmacy school or within 5 months of date into position.


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

Job Details

Date Posted March 14, 2019
Date Closes June 20, 2019
Requisition 1164-2202
Address 8200 Dodge Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Hospital
Department Pharmacy
Job Type Casual / Contingent Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Based on Experience
Shift Custom
Hours 24 hours per week
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 29-2052.00 Pharmacy Technicians
Zipcode 68114

This job requires the following skills

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

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