Christiana Care Health System Outpatient Pharmacy Services is currently recruiting for the following non-traditional Pharmacy Technician role for individuals who truly enjoy interacting with patients and family members:
Full Time position - Day/Evening Shift - (6:00AM-2:30PM, or 2:30PM-11:00PM). Every other weekend and holiday rotation required.
Location: The Discharge Redesign Technician is embedded in the Christiana Hospital Emergency Department and the Wilmington Hospital Emergency Department.
- Non-traditional pharmacy technician role for individuals who truly enjoy interacting with patients and family members - Obtains Best Possible Home Medication List (BPML) using various sources, from patients admitting into the hospital through the Emergency Department - Accurately documents BMPL in the patient's electronic medical record (i.e. Powerchart) - Maintain a clean and orderly work area - Interacts with patients, family members, caregivers, and other Christiana Care staff in a courteous and friendly manner - Refers problems and drug information inquiries to the pharmacist as required - Orients and trains new pharmacy personnel
- High school diploma or equivalent required - Pharmacy Technician Certification through PTCB is required. - At least one year of pharmacy technician experience required - Thorough knowledge of generic/trade medication names and standard dosing regiments of medications used in the outpatient setting - Through understanding of HIPAA regulations - Excellent verbal communication skills, previous customer service or patient interview experience preferred - Excellent interpersonal skills, able to use empathy and compassion while acquiring pertinent medication history information. - Ability perform basic math calculations - Computer experience and keyboard skills preferred - Excellent customer service is a required - Ability to prioritize workload
Internal Number: JR50725
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.