Pharmacy Student PRN Evenings at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/25/2021


Job Snapshot

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    Per Diem
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    3 - Night

Job Description


Pharmacy Student (intern) AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 9100 W. 74th Street, Mission, KS 66204

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift:


Varied Schedule with weekend requirement

1st year students preferred

You Will Be Responsible For:


  • Treats co-workers, patients, physicians and guests with kindness, care and courtesy
  • Attendance patterns reflect commitment to job requirements and patient care needs
  • Communicates with pharmacists and other technicians in an open, cordial manner so that information related to the department operations is freely exchanged
  • Completes assigned duties so that co-workers are not burdened with additional responsibilities
  • Performs functions requested by pharmacists or pharmacy leadership in a timely manner
  • Maintains confidentiality of patient and business information
  • Verbally and behaviorally supports Shawnee Mission Medical Center mission and values
  • Demonstrate and convey a favorable image of the Medical Center
  • Pyxis generated “stock out” bulletins and “medications not loaded” reports are addressed quickly
  • Compound all medications accurately as needed
  • Maintain a high level of accuracy and accountability in all controlled substance transactions
  • Conduct self with the same high standards of conduct regardless of level of supervision on the shift
  • Incorporate patient, physician and customer needs and concerns into decision-making and organizational action
  • Answer phone in a prompt courteous manner
  • Complete daily outdates as required with Pyxis machines
  • Fill and deliver all medications ordered to patient care areas without delay
  • Restock boxes, kits, trays and code cart trays without being asked
  • Make positive contributions to the departments Interdepartmental Customer Satisfaction scores
  • Complete deliveries and refill functions as quickly as possible so as to minimize time spent out of the department
  • Show pride and responsibility for your department and positively impact the Gallup Engagement survey
  • Proficiently practice aseptic technique
  • Answer telephone and use experience and/or prioritization skills to appropriately forward calls as needed.
  • Display pride in work
  • Identify to department leadership opportunities to improve work flow and/or processes
  • Come to work alert and attentive to patients, customers and co-workers and remain so throughout the shift
  • Assess par levels and notify department leadership and pharmacy buyer of need to increase these to resolve chronic stock out situations
  • Fill, stock, deliver and load all medications located in Pyxis Medstations and in the department, and unload medications appropriately which have been placed there patient specifically.
  • Perform tasks related to maintaining all centralized and decentralized pharmacy inventory.  This includes, but is not limited to:  assessing par levels, stocking shelves, ordering supplies and alerting buyer to stock shortages
  • Make/deliver products so that they arrive at the unit on time but not so early as to promote waste
  • Replenish drugs used during surgery and code blue carts and complete appropriate charge sheet for each patient

What You Will Need:

•    High School Diploma or Equivalent

•    Currently enrolled in a college of Pharmacy

•     Kansas Board of Pharmacy Technician Registration OR Kansas Pharmacy Intern License

Job Summary:

Under the direct supervision of a pharmacist, the Pharmacy Technician/Student performs all accountabilities associated with the compounding, dispensing, charging, and delivery of medications to the patients.

As the student progresses through their PharmD program, they may have the potential to do patient counseling in addition to their technician responsibilities.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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