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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 UW Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Seattle Children's Hospital.
The Evergreen Clinic at SCCA has an outstanding opportunity for a FULL-TIME PHARMACIST 4 LEAD.
The Pharmacist 4 - Lead performs the following duties:
Direct the clinical operation of the SCCA Pharmacy at Evergreen Clinic.
Direct the work of pharmacy staff assigned to the work area or shift including pharmacists, interns, and pharmacy technicians.
Participate in pharmacy staff development, including new employee orientation and training.
Assist in developing training materials for staff.
Develop, review, and update policies and procedures for the assigned area.
Actively resolve issues identified with daily operations and work with other departments to solve service-related issues when identified.
Provide oversight for new program development for the assigned area.
Coordinate the scheduling of pharmacists.
Coordinate the documentation and reporting of program activities and quality assurance for regulatory and accreditation agencies (Joint Commission, Department of Health, and Board of Pharmacy).
Assist in developing safe medication practices to prevent errors.
Perform the duties of a Pharmacist 3.
Perform related duties as required.
State of Washington Pharmacist license AND three years 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.
Experience supervising Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians preferred.
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