Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Intern/Co-op
Posted:
9/17/2019
Job Category:
Pharmacy
Pharmacy Intern PRN
(This job is no longer available)
Summit Medical Center | Hermitage, TN
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Job Description

Summit Medical Center

Pharmacy Intern

Shift: PRN

Our Mission- Above all else, we're committed to the care and improvement of human life.

For us, it's all about people. Here at HCA, you will find that caring extends to our patients, employees, and the communities we serve. It is demonstrated by the over 30,000 volunteer hours we provide annually, industry leading patient satisfaction scores, and defined pathways for the personal as well as professional growth of our employees. Our dedication has to awards of recognition including being named a World's Most Admired Company by Fortune Magazine. Are you looking for an employer with many different career options and a people-focused culture? You've come to the right place.

A few of the benefits we provide you:

* Industry Leading Clinical Training and Professional Academy- Emerging Leaders
* Tuition Reimbursement and Student Loan Forgiveness Programs
* 401k (3%-9% match based on tenure)
* Employee Stock Purchase Plan
* Full Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
* New Extended Family Leave
* Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
* Hundreds of consumer discounts
* Financial Fitness Program with a Certified Financial Planner

About this opportunity:

Our 218 bed facility is located in Hermitage TN and was named as a Top Hospital in Quality by The Joint Commission. We are certified as a primary stroke Center and accredited Chest Pain Center and cancer program. We, the employees of TriStar Summit Medical Center, have a unique calling to care for those in need, whether they are patients or loved ones. In fulfilling this calling we believe in and practice daily, the values and standards that place us at the Summit of health care. Every employee is committed to the I SERVE...with pleasure values which we hold in the daily performance of our duties.

These are the expectations of all TriStar Summit employees. They are a reflection of us individually and as a group. To ensure high-quality, compassionate patient care, we depend on the collaborative efforts of our entire team, from physicians to support staff. So if you're all about making a difference in healthcare, TriStar Summit offers excellent opportunities to advance your career and achieve your goals.

Position Summary:

Assist in the performance of daily pharmacy tasks including but not limited to: receiving, packaging, preparing and distributing medications, IV admixtures; maintaining records; and other duties as assigned.

* Prepares and distributes medications according to established policies, procedures, and protocols.
* Participates in formulary and inventory management processes
* Participates in the quality improvement activities of the department.
* Demonstrates competence required for current job title/position.
* Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.
* Ability to perform work accurately with attention to detail within specified time periods.
* Ability to work independently with minimal direct supervision and handle stress appropriately.
* Ability to work cooperatively and effectively with health-system and pharmacy staff.
* Ability to handle frequent interruptions and adapt to changes in workload and work schedule.
* Ability to set priorities, make critical decisions, and respond quickly to emergency requests.
* Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in a way that promotes a cooperative work

environment (written and oral)

* Ability to meet the pharmaceutical care needs of all populations served.
* Establishes and maintains long-term customer relationships, building trust and respect by consistently meeting and exceeding expectations
* Demonstrates proficiency in required operating systems: (i.e. Meditech, Automated Dispensing Machines, Microsoft Office, packaging and compounding equipment/software, phone/voicemail system, etc.)
* Articulates knowledge and understanding of department and facility policies, procedures and systems
* Ability to lead individuals and groups toward desired outcomes, setting high performance standards and delivering quality services in an accurate and timely manner.
* Demonstrates proficiency in basic mathematical calculations, balancing and reconciling figures, proper punctuation, and spelling and transcription.
* Demonstrates Summit Medical Center's behavioral standards of Service Excellence, Interpersonal Relations, Responsibility, and Personal commitment to HCA Code of Conduct.
* Demonstrates pride in job performance by supporting the philosophy, objectives, and goals of the department as well as identified areas of personal and professional growth.
* Participates in the improvement of operational functions of the department.
* Establishes communication and respectful relationships with all disciplines.
* Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
* Monitors and evaluates the quality and appropriateness of care and practices identifying opportunities for improvement through collaboration.
* Currently enrolled in, or recent graduate from, an accredited school of pharmacy.

About Summit Medical Center

At Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, we offer virtually every diagnostic and treatment technique available, several of which we pioneered in the East Bay. Comprehensive heart surgery, including minimally invasive heart surgery, are available at our Summit Campus in Oakland, California. Advanced technological capabilities, the collective expertise of our physicians, nurses and technologists, and the coordinated approach to patient care bring world-class cardiac care to the East Bay community. Our outstanding cardiovascular services are particularly recognized in the areas of restenosis treatment, peripheral artery disease, electrophysiology, coronary artery bypass surgery, calcium scoring of plaque build-up, and cardiac rehabilitation. Our experienced team of more than 800 heart and vascular physicians, nurses, therapists and technicians deliver the most advanced technologies to you. We continue to receive recognition for our cardiovascular excellence, and although driven by technology, our focus on delivering compassionate care remains at the heart of our mission.