Provides administrative and pharmaceutical services to the patients, physician staff and hospital staff in accordance with all regulatory requirements under the supervision of a pharmacist.
Open to incoming 1 st year students. Semister beginning Fall 2020
Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations and policies, procedures and standards
Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements to achieve clinical, satisfaction and/or efficiency outcomes
Prepares sterile products (both non-hazardous and hazardous) using appropriate aseptic technique while adhering to USP 797 requirements. Performs bulk compounding and packaging duties to ensure an uninterrupted supply of medications while adhering to USP 795 for non-sterile products and USP 797 for sterile products requirements and MN Board of Pharmacy rules
Performs dispensing responsibilities in an accurate and timely manner while adhering to departmental policies and procedures and regulatory agencies (e.g., MN Board of Pharmacy, Joint Commission, CMS) under the guidance of a pharmacist. Routinely monitors all elements of the department and often identifies and resolves problems, errors, and opportunities to improve care
Fills and labels new medication orders accurately and within department time standards
Accurately fills and exchanges patient medication drawers. Performs automated dispensing cabinet restocking duties to ensure the quality and appropriate quantity of medications are stocked
Provides drug education to physicians, nurses, pharmacy staff and other hospital staff and patients to enhance drug information and promote rational drug therapy under the guidance of a pharmacist. Researches drug information questions, evaluates the literature, formulates and presents relevant information verbally or in writing within established time frames
Enrollment in the first year of an accredited Doctor of Pharmacy program and satisfactorily progressing toward completion of the academic requirement for the Pharm D degree.
Previous pharmacy experience is not required, but preferred.
Registered Technician with Minnesota Board of Pharmacy.
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