Pharmacist, Intern

Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children
Providing compassionate care to the children, teenagers and young adults of Central Florida for more than 30 years, Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children is located on the downtown Orlando campus and includes 156 licensed beds for specialized care for children as well as the Bert Martin’s Champions for Children Emergency Department & Trauma Center, offering trauma care for children as the pediatric site of the Orlando Health ORMC Level One Trauma Center. State-of-the-art pediatric services are provided by a comprehensive staff that includes pediatric subspecialty physicians and a nursing team that is “Magnet” recognized for nursing excellence and high-quality patient care. The hospital also has earned national recognition for 12 consecutive years as a “Best Children’s Hospitals” by U.S. News & World Report and was included, together with Orlando Health ORMC, in the IBM Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals® list for 2021.
The Pharmacist, Intern I perform functions of Pharmacy Technician, in compliance with all policies and procedures for the Pharmacy Department and Orlando Health.

  • Participate in pharmacy quality assurance programs such as outdated drug monitoring, CQI Program, Unit
  • Dose Packaging of medication, IV Room QA and PI Logs, and USP Chapter 797 compliance.
  • Dispense medications utilizing the medication dispensing system according to scientific principles and Orlando Health policy and procedure, under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist.
  • Manufacture and dispense intravenous medication using proper aseptic technique, under the direct
    supervision of a licensed pharmacist.
  • Maintains reasonably regular, punctual attendance consistent with Orlando Health policies, the ADA, FMLA and other
    federal, state and local standards.
  • Maintains compliance with all Orlando Health policies and procedures.

Position Requirements 

  • Education/Training
  • High School graduate.
  • Currently registered in and attending an ACPE-Accredited or pending APCE Accreditation, College or School
    of Pharmacy.
  • Must be in 1st or 2nd professional year of pharmacy school.
  • Licensure/Certification
  • Registered with the Florida Board of Pharmacy as a Pharmacy Intern


Contact Info

Crystal Francoforte, PharmD
Pharmacy Operations Manager
Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children