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, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Valley Medical Center, UW Medical Center, 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.
Presently, there are several opportunities available at the University of Washington Medical Center/Seattle Cancer Care Alliance for oncology trained pharmacists. These positions include:
Inpatient BMT pharmacist
Inpatient Hematology/Oncology Pharmacist
Outpatient Clinical Oncology Pharmacist (providing service to the "3rd floor" clinics which includes a rotation of one month staffing in melanoma/renal cell carcinoma/GU clinics, one month staffing in the breast clinic)
Outpatient Clinical Oncology Pharmacist (outpatient general oncology clinic float)
SCCA Community Site Pharmacist (serving a new clinic in the greater-Seattle area)
Requirements include a pharmacy degree and at least one year of pharmacy practice experience or a pharmacy practice residency. Oncology experience or an oncology specialty residency highly desired. Must be eligible for licensure in the state of Washington.
4 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.