PERU — Jennifer Sines is the new pharmacy director at Illinois Valley Community Hospital.
A 2000 graduate of Creighton University’s School of Pharmacy, Sines has worked full-time as a pharmacist at IVCH since 2003. Before then she had worked holidays and summers at the hospital as a pharmacy tech and later as a supplemental pharmacist.
Sines also worked for a time as a pharmacist for Osco Drugs and the Princeton Walmart.
Sines is an Illinois Valley native and a graduate of LaSalle-Peru High School. She was instrumental in starting the LaSalle County P2D2 prescription drug disposal program.
Retiring as IVCH pharmacy director is Jim Rietgraf, who had been a pharmacist at the hospital for 40 years.