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Pharmacy Intern | Summer 2024

at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

ChristianaCare is currently recruiting a Pharmacy Intern to work full time hours during the Summer of 2024. Please see below for Education and Experience Requirements for this position. PRIMARY FUNCTION: As a Pharmacy Intern, you will achieve accelerated professional competence through exposure to the technical and clinical aspects of acute care pharmacy practice. PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: - Participate on medical rounds with clinical pharmacist and assess patient's drug regimens for drug-drug interactions, renal dose adjustments, allergies, medication omissions or therapeutic duplication. - Analyze the pharmacokinetics and levels of medications for patients on therapies requiring therapeutic drug monitoring - Develop knowledge on specific disease states and guidelines that help to direct evidence-based treatment - Assist with obtaining medication histories and providing patients medication education - Enhance presentation skills through formal and informal patient cases, journal clubs or pharmacy staff education - Collect, organize and evaluate data on medication use for Medication Use Evaluations (MUEs) - Assist pharmacy administrators and staff in completing departmental projects - Exposure to the practical aspects of hospital pharmacy practice through projects, technician shadowing and assisting technical staff EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma required Currently in second professional year or later of an ACPE accredited Pharm.D. program Desire to pursue a career in hospital pharmacy practice Previous hospital pharmacy experience preferred; other pharmacy experience will be considered Computer experience preferred (e.g. window based programs) Basic typing skills EEO Statement: Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.
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Job Posting: 1241248

Posted On: Feb 18, 2024

Updated On: Mar 01, 2024

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