Providence Health & Services Pharmacist - Inpatient in Everett, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling an Inpatient Pharmacist (1.0 FTE, Variable shifts) to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA.

We are seeking a Pharmacist to perform professional pharmaceutical dispensing functions by providing prescribed medications, drugs, and other pharmaceuticals according to standards and practices for patients in all age groups including neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric. The Pharmacist will promote safe, cost-effective, rational drug use and provide expert pharmaceutical consultation to other healthcare colleagues, while using Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee approved protocols, prescribe narrow therapeutic index medication, and ensure appropriate follow-up.

In this position you will:

  • Direct the control of medication administration and drug distribution for inpatient and outpatient services for patients in all age groups including neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric.

  • Participate in the development, implementation and monitoring of a pharmaceutical care plan to reach a desired outcome for each patient.

  • Promote cost-effective guidelines and individualized drug therapy.

  • Follow written protocols within the Washington State Department of Health regulations to determine appropriate individual therapy.

  • Minimize or prevent the incidences and severity of adverse drug effects.

  • Provide oversight and direction to staff.

  • Provide drug information and education (written or oral) to patients and other customers.

  • Maintain confidentiality of records or medical center information at all times.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy (PharmD) from an accredited school of Pharmacy

  • Completed ASHP-accredited PGY-1 Residency Program OR three (3) years of acute care work experience

  • Licensed as a Registered Pharmacist in the State of Washington

  • ACLS certification must be obtained within one (1) year of hire.

  • Clinical Pharmacy Practice of Pharmaceutical Care

  • Current knowledge and experience in drug therapy monitoring, drug information, drug utilization review, pharmacokinetics, nutritional support, adverse drug reaction monitoring, cardiopulmonary arrest.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Residency trained & 3 years of hospital experience

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of an electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.

The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Pharmacists

Location: Washington-Everett

Req ID: 207548