DUTIES: The Department of Pharmacy at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is seeking a full-time Pharmacy Assistant (Pharm Tech). Under the direct supervision of a Pharmacist, the Pharm Tech will: - Assist in filling medication orders for inpatients. - Maintain stock of pharmaceutical and related supplies. - Process charges and generate computer shelf labels for inventory management. - Assist in managing proper profiling for the patient. - Maintain supplies in the pharmacy work area. - Assist in the preparation of parenteral solutions as needed using compounding technology. - Assist in the preparation of extemporaneous pharmaceuticals. - Maintain supplies in the Pharmacy work area. - Maintain prescription files. - Assist the Pharmacist in answering drug information service. - Participate in nursing station inspections. - Participate in unit dose cassette exchange system and Pyxis replenishment. - Assist the Pharmacist in the parenteral admixture lab. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) QUALIFICATIONS: - AA Degree preferred. - Certificate of Pharmacy Technician. - One (1) to three (3) years of experience as a Pharmacy Tech. Additional Info: *Please ensure you include the 5-digit Line Number and Job Title in the subject line and body of your email submission.Closing Date: Open Until Filled STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
Internal Number: 53701
About SUNY Downstate Medical Center
SUNY Downstate's College of Medicine, Health Related Professions, Nursing and its School of Graduate Studies offer students a broad professional education that will prepare them for practice or careers in any location and community. This education provides exceptional opportunities for those students with a commitment to promoting health in urban communities and addressing the complex challenges of investigating and preventing diseases that confront clinicians, educators, and researchers in such an environment. This special aspect of Downstate's unique mission is reflected in the students it attracts and selects, the vast majority of whom are drawn from the New York City Metropolitan area. Many of these students are members of minority and cultural groups underrepresented in the health professions, and/or come from families of first-generation immigrants or from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.