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University of Washington PHARMACIST 3 - INVESTIGATIONAL DRUG SERVICE (IDS) (FULL-TIME, DAYS) in Seattle, Washington

Req #: 191402


Posting Date: 06/09/2021

Closing Info: Open Until Filled

Salary: $9,560.00 to $13,679.00 per month

Shift: First Shift

Join our award-winning team at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). Among the top medical centers in the United States, and ranked as the number 1 hospital in Washington State, as rated by U.S. News & World Report 2018-2019 "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. As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here. ( UW Medical Center - Montlake - Pharmacy is seeking a highly motivated FULL-TIME INVESTIGATIONAL PHARMACIST – INVESTIGATIONAL DRUG SERVICE (Day Shifts). The Investigational Pharmacist (Pharmacist 3) provides clinical pharmacy services to investigators in support of investigational drug studies. RESPONSIBILITIES: • Assist in the preparation and review of drug study protocols as needed for the daily implementation of the studies through the IDS. • Assist or oversee the maintenance of accurate investigational drug records (this includes documentation of ordering and receipt of drug, drug inventory maintenance, packaging or pre-packaging responsibilities). • Review protocol amendments and updates documentation and processes as required. • Assist in maintaining complete study files for the investigational drug studies in the IDS. • Assist in arranging for study participants to receive study medication per protocol, as inpatients and in the ambulatory setting. • Utilize the system of Continuous Quality Improvement to measure the effectiveness of pharmaceutical care activities (e.g., Audits of records for accuracy, etc.). • Counsel patients on medications for use at home. • Participate in protocol development and exploratory projects which would directly contribute to improved patient care. • Serve as a drug information resource for health care professionals, patients, and their families. • Provide drug information and in-services to interdisciplinary staff. • Provide instruction for undergraduate and graduate pharmacy students. • Precept pharmacy students and pharmacy residents. • Perform the duties of a Pharmacist 2. • Maintain patient confidentiality according to UW Medical Center Standards. • Adhere to UWMC Pharmacy Services and UW Medical Center policies and procedures. • Perform related duties as required. DESIRED: • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals and study protocols. • Ability to read and communicate effectively in English. • Effectively uses computerization in the department, i.e. Cerner/PharmNet/PowerChart, EPIC Ambulatory, Micromedex, and E-lit searches. • Knowledge of sterile compounding practices or the willingness to learn • Customer service orientation. • Ability to work independently. • Demonstrated communication and organizational 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.