Under supervision, provides pharmaceutical care to all areas of Pharmacy Services including Inpatient and Outpatient services.
· High school diploma or GED equivalent is required .
· M ust hold active certification from the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) program or Exam or Exam for the Certification of Pharmacy Technicians (ExCPT) is required.
· Licensure as a pharmacy technician in the State of Illinois is required.
· One (1) year of full-time work experience in a hospital as a Pharmacy Technician is required .
· Must demonstrate the ability to type at a corrected rate of 15 words per minute is required.
MUST MEET ALL REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AT TIME OF APPLICATION FILING.
· Bilingual skills in English and Spanish.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS
· Knowledge and familiarity with hospital and pharmacy policies, procedures and techniques
· Effective interpersonal communication skills necessary to communicate with all levels of staff and a patient population composed of diverse cultures and age groups
· Ability to follow written and verbal instruction from other staff and supervisors
· Ability to maintain the confidentiality of patient related materials in compliance with HIPAA requirements
When applying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service
To take advantage of this preference a Veteran must :
· Meet the minimum qualifications for the position.
· Identify self as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to the question by answering yes to the question,
The Cook County Health & Hospitals System’s mission is to deliver integrated health services with dignity and respect regardless of a patient’s ability to pay; foster partnerships with other health providers and communities to enhance the health of the public; and advocate for policies that promote the physical, mental and social wellbeing of the people of Cook County.
CCHHS is comprised of two hospitals, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital and Provident Hospital, a robust network of more than a dozen community health centers, the Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center, the Community Triage Center, the Cook County Department of Public Health, Cermak Health Services, which provides health care to individuals at the Cook County Jail and the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, and CountyCare, a Medicaid managed care health plan.
The system cares for more than 300,000 patients each year and its physicians are experts in their fields, committed to providing their patients with comprehensive, compassionate and cutting-edge care. Today, CCHHS is transforming the provision of health care in Cook County by promoting community-based primary and preventive care, growing an innovative, collaborative health plan and enhancing the patient experience.