Christiana Pharmacy Department is currently recruiting for a Certified Pharmacy Technician to work every other weekend. This a day/evening/midnight rotating shift position. Every other weekend required. Holidays as required.
The Christiana Hospital Pharmacy and the Wilmington Hospital Pharmacy operate 24 hours a day.
- Fill patient medication bins - Update carts by including new pharmaceutical orders - Making dosage or schedule changes - Removing any discontinued medication - Make medication credit and charge adjustments via the computer system - Ensuring any extra medication is returned to stock - Will deliver carts to nursing units at scheduled times - Reorder medications in short supply to restock the pharmacy
In addition to these duties, you will answer telephones and greet personnel coming into the pharmacy, answering any questions they may have.
- High school diploma or equivalent required - Pharmacy Technician Certification (PTCB) is required - A minimum of one year of pharmacy technician experience required - Previous hospital pharmacy experience preferred - Knowledge of generic and trade names of formulary drugs - Ability to type and perform basic math calculations - Computer experience preferred - Strength and endurance is necessary to push the medicine carts back and forth to nursing stations
Internal Number: JR53478
About Christiana Care Health System
Christiana Care Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses. Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are... positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community. We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive. 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.