Northwell Health Pharmacy Intern Per Diem (Cohen Children's Medical Center) in New Hyde Park, New York

Req Number 001T8O

Job Category Pharmacy

Job Description

Under direct supervision of a Pharmacist, assists in preparing medications. Types labels, delivers medication carts, assists with monthly medication room reviews and replenishes pharmacy inventory as necessary.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Under supervision of a Reregistered Pharmacist, assists in the preparation of medications for inpatient orders and outpatient prescriptions. Types necessary labels.

  • Under supervision of a Registered Pharmacist, may interpret physician’s orders.

  • Under supervision of a Registered Pharmacist, manufactures and dilutes solutions and medications.

  • Under supervision of Registered Pharmacists, provides drug information to Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacists, patients and others, as necessary.

  • Assists Pharmacists with the preparation of I.V. Additives and labeling of same.

  • Under supervision of a Registered Pharmacist fills unit dose carts with 24-hour supply of prescribed medicates and records same on fill list.

  • Delivers medication carts to Nursing Units.

  • Assists with monthly medication room reviews. Assures that unused drugs are returned to the Pharmacy. Removes outdated and recalled drugs. Prepares report for Pharmacist.

  • Replenishes pharmacy working stock and floor stock items are required. Conducts inventory checks.

  • Maintains control records of manufactured items.

  • Verifies invoices against drug shipments received. Stores drugs in appropriate locations.

  • Performs related duties, as required.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of / or currently enrolled in a six (6) year accredited program leading to the Doctor or Pharmacy Degree, required OR Current NY State Pharmacy Intern permit, required.

  • Prior hospital pharmacy experience, preferred.