Intermountain Healthcare Pharmacy Intern Level 1- Medical Center Pharmacy in Salt Lake City, Utah

Job ID:215358
Greater Salt Lake area
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About Us

What does it mean to be a part of Intermountain Healthcare? It means that the quest for clinical excellence is not just a goal, but a given. It means building an environment where physicians and employees can deliver the best in healthcare. And it’s realizing each employee or volunteer is vital to the healing process, because we can only achieve theextraordinary together .

Being a part of Intermountain Healthcare means joining with a world-class team of over 36,000 employees and embarking on a career filled with opportunities, strength, innovation, and fulfillment. Our mission is: Helping people live the healthiest lives possible.

Our patients deserve the best in healthcare, and we deliver.

Job Description

The pharmacy student (intern) assists pharmacists to provide pharmacy services including the evaluation and input of licensed independent practitioner orders/prescriptions, and the technical functions of drug procurement, preparation, and distribution. These and all other duties are completed under the supervision of a pharmacist. Expectation: Become proficient in pharmacy technical functions and the basic pharmacology and utilization of medications.

Essential Job Duties

  • Provides excellent service to patients, pharmacists, interns, technicians, and other healthcare professionals in the areas of responsibility.
  • Communicates effectively with all staff regarding responsibilities and identified concerns.
  • Provides patient education/counseling under the direct supervision of the pharmacist on staff as training and mentoring permits.
  • Is training to become competent and effective in technical responsibilities assigned, and seeks appropriate training and peer feedback on routine responsibilities.
  • Understands and is compliant to all state and federal laws, regulations, policies and procedures, and guidelines related to their specific area of practice.
  • Participates and supports the fiscal responsibilities of the department, facility, and Intermountain Healthcare as a whole.
  • Provides delivery of medications, information and/or service in a professional, timely manner and is actively engaged in department and team goals, activities, and projects.
  • Consistently attains appropriate supervision and accuracy checks by the pharmacist(s) on staff when working, understanding that the pharmacist is the supervisor of their activities.
  • Participates in quality improvement activities, and constantly seeks a team approach to developing and achieving best practices and processes.

Posting Specifics

  • Benefits Eligible: No
  • Shift Details: 16 hours a week. This position will help with evenings and weekend coverage.
  • Department: Medical Center Pharmacy is located on the Intermountain Medical Center campus.

Minimum Requirements

  • Current state Pharmacy Intern license.
  • Must be accepted/enrolled in an accredited College of Pharmacy.

Physical Requirements

  • Carrying, hearing/listening, lifting, manual dexterity, pulling/pushing, seeing.

Preferred Requirements

  • Previous retail pharmacy technician experience.
  • Pharmacy students that are accepted to pharmacy school and starting Fall of 2018.
  • Experience with McKesson Enterprise Rx system.
  • Excellent communication skills.

Please Note

All positions subject to close without notice. 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.

Additional Details:

Working Hours 16

Primary Work Location Intermountain Medical Center

Expertise Pharmacy

Job Type Part Time

Location US-UT-Murray, US-UT-Salt Lake City