Mar 26, 2020

Weekend Pharmacy Intern

  • UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
Full time

Job Description

Responsibilities Under direct supervision of a registered pharmacist, when assigned to an inpatient practice area, performs those repetitive and manipulative activities which primarily consist of drug distribution, pre-packaging, maintaining the inventory in the Pyxis medstations (filling the medstation daily, checking for outdates), record keeping (refrigerator temperature logs and hood cleaning), billing, housekeeping and security functions. QualificationsCurrently enrolled in a PharmD program – Required CA Pharmacy Intern license - Required Knowledge of pharmaceutical generic and trade names and their dosage forms, and the ability to cross-reference common drugs from memory. Ability to accurately perform pharmaceutical calculations. Knowledge of medical terminology and pharmaceutical abbreviations. Ability to work independently and follow-through on assignments with minimal supervision. Telephone and verbal skills required to communicate clearly and effectively with pharmacists, nurses, physicians and other allied health professionals. Requires intense and consistent concentration with attention to detail, and requires speed and accuracy. Requires normal range of hearing and vision in order to communicate and perform effectively. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, sit, and walk. Requires ability to lift 25 lbs and push 50 lbs. CPR certification will be required within 90 days of hiring. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status. 74514625.jpgi?e=se&tv=pixel_tracker&p=web&aid=uclahealth&se_ca=misc&se_ac=impression&se_la=1944