Student Pharmacy Intern
Chicago, IL 
Posted 19 days ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job/Internship Description
Job DescriptionJoin UChicago Medicine, as a Student Pharmacy Intern in the Inpatient Pharmacy. In this role as a Student Pharmacy Intern, you will have the opportunity to improve your pharmacotherapeutic knowledge and gain experience and confidence, counseling patients across a wide variety of disease states. Our Outpatient Pharmacy is known for providing speciality pharmacy services and supporting outpatient needs as well. We are dedicated to providing you with the personal service necessary to ensure that you achieve the most benefit from your medical therapy.Job SummaryThe University of Chicago Medicine Department of Pharmacy is seeking highly motivated pharmacy students who are looking to further develop their communication, interdisciplinary and pharmacotherapeutic knowledge and skill. The Pharmacy Student Internship opportunity allows for personal growth and multidisciplinary collaboration, while supporting a team that is dedicated to enhancing lives and being at the forefront of medicine. As a pharmacy intern with Meds2Beds, you will deliver and counsel patients on prescriptions given to them prior to discharge from the UChicago Medicine Hospital. This is a great opportunity for students to work in a large, academic hospital and serve a diverse patient population while gaining valuable experience that will strengthen their candidacy when applying for future jobs and/or residencies.Essential Job Functions* Delivering medications and providing counseling to all patients who are being discharged with new prescriptions* Providing acute and comprehensive information about medications and addressing any concerns the patient orpatient's family may have* Filling prescriptions in the pharmacy* Retrieving hard copies of prescriptions in patients' charts* Interacting with members of the interdisciplinary team - physicians, nurses, case management, and social work tocoordinate and collaborate on efficient and effective medication therapy managementRequired Qualifications* High school diploma or equivalent (GED)* Current Illinois Pharmacy Technician License* Student currently enrolled in an accredited college of pharmacyPreferred Qualifications* Preferred one year of pharmacy experience in a hospital or retail pharmacy settingPosition Details* Job Type/FTE: Registry/Part Time* Shift: Every other weekend Sat-Sun* Unit/Department: IP Pharmacy* CBA Code: Non-UnionIn this role, we anticipate that you will generally work approximately 8-16 hours per week. We anticipate that you will generally be scheduled to work the variable shift, & will not be scheduled for on-call shifts. We anticipate you will be scheduled to work 100% at the Hyde Park campus. The days of the week that you are scheduled will vary depending on the week, but we anticipate that you will be scheduled to work on Saturday OR Sunday each week and both Saturday and Sunday 1 weekend a month.Why Join UsWe've been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual. To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment with patients and with each other. We're in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you'd like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you. Here at the forefront, we're doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion.________Bring your career to the next level at a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront.University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence at: University of Chicago Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual ori
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University of Chicago Medical Center
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As soon as possible
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Part Time
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