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University of Washington PHARMACIST 2 – ONCOLOGY OUTPATIENT RETAIL (PART-TIME, DAY SHIFTS) in Seattle, Washington

Req #: 196106


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Posting Date: 09/14/2021

Closing Info: Open Until Filled

Salary: 50% of $8,917 - $12,758 per month

Limited Recruitment: Open to Department employees only

Shift: First Shift

Notes: As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here. (

The mission of University of Washington Medicine is to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge, providing outstanding primary and specialty care to the people of the region, and preparing tomorrow’s physicians, scientists and other health professionals. UW Medicine owns or operates the following: Harborview Medical Center, Valley Medical Center, UW Medical Center – Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, a network of UW Medicine Neighborhood Clinics that provide primary care, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, Airlift Northwest, and other owned, operated, or affiliated entities as appropriate. In addition, UW Medicine shares in the ownership and governance of Children’s University Medical Group and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) Oncology Pharmacist team provides extensive pharmaceutical care to inpatient and ambulatory patients. In addition to direct care, pharmacists participate in drug therapy consults, conduct clinical research protocols, provide patient/family/staff education, and precept pharmacy students and residents. SCCA combines the adult and pediatric oncology patient care services of three world-renowned cancer care institutions Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle Children's, and UW Medicine. SCCA has an outstanding opportunity for a PART-TIME PHARMACIST 2 – ONCOLOGY OUTPATIENT RETAIL (50%, Day shifts). The Pharmacist 2 will be responsible for performing and directing dispensing functions for SCCA pharmacy. RESPONSIBILITIES: • Fill oncology-related prescriptions for medications and compound pharmaceutical preparations, which include labeling and maintenance of patient records. • Direct pharmacy technicians in all areas of technical responsibilities. • Operate the outpatient computer system. • Ensure that controlled substances are properly stored, dispensed, recorded, and inventoried. • Provide information to clinics not covered by clinical pharmacists. • Monitor oncology-related medication therapy for rational use. • Participate in quality assurance programs in the department. • Participate in drug utilization review data collection and assessment. • Maintain patient confidentiality according to UWMC and SCCA standards. • Adhere to UWMC/SCCA Pharmacy Services and UWMC/SCCA policies and procedures. • Perform related duties as required. DESIRED: • Strong customer service orientation. • Demonstrated ability to effectively use computerization for efficient operations. • Professional and effective verbal and written communication skills

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.