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Trinity Health Pharmacy Student Intern - Per Diem in Syracuse, New York

Employment Type:Part timeShift:Rotating Shift

Description:Class of 2025 - 1st year Internship

Position Summary:

The Pharmacy student intern will assist the pharmacist/technicians in providing pharmaceutical care to the hospital's patients. The scope varies from performing technician duties to working under the direction of a licensed pharmacist in accordance with applicable state and federal laws. Technician work includes preparation and packaging of unit dose medications (oral, injectable, topical, rectal, inhaled, ophthalmic, otic), delivering medications to nursing units, restocking satellite med stations (accudose/pyxis), medication reconciliation interviews, and triaging phone calls. Under the direct supervision of a clinical pharmacist, the student intern will work in several different pharmacy satellite locations. Duties here will include pharmacokinetic dosing of antibiotics, dosing of warfarin, full medication profile reviews, patient counseling, renal dosing of medications, high risk medication assessments, pain regimen monitoring, post-fall reviews, anticoagulation therapy management, diabetes monitoring, discussing patient specific therapy with nurses/providers/patients, and participation with the nutrition support team in dosing of TPN's. The interns will also be called upon to create an end-of summer presentation each year to give to pharmacy staff.

Pharmacy Externs are required to complete rotation requirements as directed by the school of pharmacy attended.

Education, Training, Experience, Certification, and Licensure:

Must be accepted to an accredited college of pharmacy. Must possess a current New York State Board of Pharmacy Intern license.

Special Equipment, Skills or Other Requirements:

All department equipment and supplies.

Work Environment and Hazards:

Office and Clinical Setting: Exposure Class II - no exposure to blood, body fluids,

excretions or secretions. Rare/infrequent exposure to chemicals with the potential to

cause skin/mucus membrane irritation.

Physical Demands:

Medium work: must be able to lift, bend, stoop, push, and pull.

Work Contact Group:

All services, employees, medical staff, patients, visitors, vendors, various regulatory and

professional agencies.

Supervised By:

Pharmacy Leadership Team/Staff Pharmacists

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

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