Hawaii Pacific Health Pharmacy Technician - Pharmacy in Lihue, Hawaii

Job Description

Founded in 1938, Wilcox Medical Center is a not-for-profit hospital dedicated to providing the Kaua'i community with accessible, quality health care. The largest medical center on Kaua'i, it is a state-of-the-art acute care facility with a full suite of services offering 30 specialties and programs including cardiology, emergency, family practice, gastroenterology, health management, internal medicine, neurology, OB-GYN, oncology, orthopedics, pediatrics and urology. Its 20-bed emergency department is the first neighbor island facility to obtain a Level III Trauma designation and serves as the island’s Primary Stroke Center. The medical center also has four birthing suites, seven intensive care beds and 20 same-day surgery beds. The American Heart Association has recognized Wilcox in three areas of excellence: stroke (S) – gold plus award and honor roll elite plus, heart failure (HF) – gold plus award, and atrial fibrillation (AFIB) – gold award. Wilcox has also received an "A" in the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades, the QUEST citation of merit for high-value health care, and is recognized as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission.

The Pharmacy department is responsible for compounding and dispensing pharmaceuticals, supplies, medications and large-to-small volume parenterals, as well as providing drug information and education. We strive to ensure that our patients and clients receive safe and effective medication by applying the highest standards of modern pharmaceutical care.

As the Pharmacy Technician, you will help to ensure that the Pharmacy department at Wilcox Memorial Hospital provides outstanding pharmaceutical knowledge and services to our patients and their families. You will fill routine orders, compound various IVs and perform related technical and clerical duties for the department. We are looking for someone meticulous with strong organizational and communication skills, attention to quality control and a commitment to delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai‘i’s people.

Location: Wilcox Medical Center, Lihue, HI

Work Schedule: Rotating - 10 Hours

Work Type: Per Diem

FTE: 0.250000

Bargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining

Exempt: No

Minimum Qualifications: High school or equivalent.

Preferred Qualifications: Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB). Previous hospital pharmacy experience.

EOE/AA/Disabled/Vets

Position Pharmacy Technician - Pharmacy

Category Pharmacy

Employment Type Employee

Location Wilcox Medical Center, Lihue, HI

Req ID 11419