PharmacyThisWeek: Letter from Kevin Mero – 54 New Jobs and 642 Total!

Posted on February 22, 2012

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Welcome to PharmacyThisWeek!

I hope those of you that had President’s Day off had an enjoyable day or an extended weekend.  Hopefully if you were travelling you didn’t get caught in those terrible storms that swept through OK.  What a weird weather year it has been!

It was another very active week with many new and filled jobs being reported.  We had 54 New Job Listings, 642 Total Job Listings with 77 Technician jobs. All of Target’s jobs will be live this week so beginning next week we will be including a link to their latest openings.  It looks like we’ll be adding approximately 150 Target openings all across the country.  There were many new positions last week (and some I need some help with), here are just a few.

Shopko (14 full & part-time openings in IA, ID, IL, MI & WI)

Health System Director, Methodist Hospitals, Merrillville IN  CPS  (Located in NW IN)

Infusion Pharmacy Manager, Coram, Henderson, NV (Las Vegas suburb)

DOP (25-bed critical access), Mason General Hospital, Shelton, WA (25 mi NW of Olympia)

DOP, Paris Regional Medical Ctr, Paris, TX  Cardinal Health

Patient Centered Outcomes Consultant, TTM (Total Therapeutic Management, Inc.), Territory includes Colorado & Arizona (Part-time)

DOP, Texas Specialty Hospital (59-bed licensed LTAC), Houston, TX  CPS

Clinical Pharmacist (Pain Mgmt/Fraud, Waste & Abuse) Blue Cross Blue Shield, Detroit, MI

DOP, Logan Memorial Hospital (100-beds), Russellville, KY ($15k Direct Hire Sign On Bonus)

We update the following employer’s openings each week so be sure and check out their latest available positions. Unless otherwise noted these employers have openings in multiple states so be sure and search on the state and/or job title you are most interested in. If you have any questions just let me know.

Central Admixture Pharmacy Services 
CompleteRx 
Cleveland Clinic 
CardinalHealth 
Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS) 
Coram Healthcare 
Froedtert Health
Greenville Hospital System
Intermountain Healthcare (UT and SE ID) 
Sentara (SE VA and NE NC) 
Veterans Administration
Walmart

I read a few interesting articles last week…

15 jobs that have increased salary during the recession. [Yahoo Finance]  Pharmacy isn’t one of them!

Surge in temp workers reflects fundamental change in American workplace. [The Washington Post]  Pharmacy temps is on the way up as well!

New pharmacist and technician salary data coming soon, let me if you want to be first to know.

That’s it, I hope your week is a great and safe one and you can always reach me at my email or cell number below!

Kevin Mero
President
kevin@pharmacyweek.com
cell: 210 872-6160

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