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Pharmacy Technician

Job ID: 99334 Date posted: November 15, 2019

  • Sharp Coronado Hospital and Hlth
  • Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy Jobs
  • Variable
  • Per Diem

Responsibilities

Summary

The Pharmacy Tech works under the direct supervision of a Registered Pharmacist prepares and distributes new and refill medications including:  unit dose cassettes, IV solutions, controlled substances, outpatient prescriptions and special preparations requiring compounding. Supports automation technologies (Pyxis MedStation, Pyxis Profile, PARx, etc.) This position will provide cross coverage support for SNF, Retail, and Acute Care.
At Coronado Hospital, we're designing a place where patients have control over how their care is delivered and where the environment seems more like a home than a high-tech healing institution.  The Sharp Coronado Experience is a blend of The Sharp Experience, Sharp's employee-designed initiative that aims to make Sharp the best place to receive care, and the Planetree model.
Planetree is a set of concepts that focus on humanizing health care.  Sharp Coronado Hospital is proud to be an affiliate of Planetree, a coalition of over 100 hospitals nationwide that is committed to improving medical care from the patient's perspective. Sharp Coronado Hospital is one of the first five hospitals nationally to be designated as a Person-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.
From emergency services to a nationally recognized total joint replacement program, Sharp Coronado Hospital is a 181 bed facility that has a long tradition of providing top-quality, comprehensive health care.  Sharp Coronado incorporates many personalized aspects into its care philosophy — including patient empowerment, patient and family education, and a physical environment that promotes healing through complementary therapies such as clinical aromatherapy, massage and Healing Touch.

Location

This position is located in Coronado, San Diego County.

 
Hours
PER DIEM

8 hour variable shift.  Hours vary from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm, working weekends as needed.

 

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Graduate of a Pharmacy Technician program
  • Current unencumbered CA Pharmacy Technician license
  • Sterile technique experience
  • Knowledge of pharmacy terminology, trade and generic drug names, and metric system
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Math and basic computer skills

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • One (1)  year Pharmacy Tech experience in a hospital pharmacy environment  
  • One (1) year Pharmacy Tech experience in a retail setting or Skilled Nursing Facility

 

 

Essential physical requirements may be discussed during interview.
   

Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

 

Keywords: pharmacy technician, pharm tech, pharmacy technician jobs in San Diego, CPhT

 

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