Join our award-winning team at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). Among the top dozen medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report 2007 "America's Best Hospitals", UWMC prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UWMC is operated by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW's School of Medicine. The University of Washington is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
Our Pharmacy team has an hourly, Outpatient Pharmacist 2 position! The Pharmacist 2 will be responsible for performing and supervising the dispensing functions for outpatient pharmacy. Fill prescriptions for medications and compound pharmaceutical preparations which include labeling and maintenance of patient records. Supervise pharmacy technicians in all areas of technical responsibilities. Operate the Pharmacy computer system. Insure that controlled substances are properly stored, dispensed, recorded, and inventoried. Provide information to clinics not covered by clinical pharmacists. Monitor medication therapy for rational use. Participate in quality assurance programs in the department. Maintain patient confidentiality according to UWMC standards. Adhere to UWMC Pharmacy Services and UWMC policies and procedures. Perform related duties as required.
State of Washington Pharmacist License or, or eligibility to obtain license prior to employment.
one year of experience in pharmacy practice.
Months spent in the completion of an American Society of Health System Pharmacists accredited residency training program may substitute month-for-month for the required experience.
Equivalent education/ experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/ certification/ registration.
One year of experience in pharmacy practice or completion of an American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists accredited residency training program.
Strong customer service orientation.
Demonstrated ability to effectively use computerization for efficient operations.
Professional and effective verbal and written communications skills.
CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT:
This is a temporary/hourly position hours and shifts rotating and variable
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergra...duate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.