Caring for patients goes beyond providing direct clinical care. St Jude provides everything the patient needs while in our care including the dispensing of prescription medications. Under the direct supervision of a pharmacist, this role follows established policies and procedures to perform a variety of routine technical and clerical support tasks that are integral to the operation of the Pharmaceutical Department.
Under the direction of the Mgr - Inpatient Pharmacy Services, follows established policies and procedures to perform a variety of routine technical and clerical support tasks that are integral to the operation of the pharmaceutical Department. Tasks include preparation of unit dose medications, outpatient prescriptions, intravenous admixtures, cytotoxic and other investigational drugs. These tasks are designed to assist the department in the preparation and delivery of pharmaceutical supplies and require the authorized review and check of a licensed pharmacist. Also responsible for stocking and reordering of pharmacy supplies, assisting in mail-out orders and replenishing of nursing floor stock. Maintains appropriate patient computer and manual records, and performs computer order entry of patient orders. Assists in nursing unit inspections. Assists with management of investigational drugs. Performs other related duties as assigned or directed in order to meet the goals and objectives of the department.
- Two years of college with acceptance and/or enrollment at an accredited college of pharmacy required.
- Pharmacy experience desirable.