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Notes: This is a 6-month fixed duration position. The shift for this position is 7:00 am - 3:30 pm, with alternate weekends.
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. This position provides opportunities to work in a fast-paced, challenging, diverse and rewarding environment. 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 has an outstanding opportunity for a FIXED DURATION PHARMACY ASSISTANT/COURIER (Full-Time, Day Shifts) within the UWMC Oncology Pharmacy . The Pharmacy Assistant/Courier will assist the pharmacist in technical pharmacy activities and performs assigned tasks under direct supervision. This position is expected to last 6 months.
- Delivery of medications to the patient care areas or other areas of the hospital.
- Restock shelves in the pharmacy.
- Check and pull soon-to-expire medications and supplies from the pharmacy shelves.
- Maintain the stock levels of floor stock in patient care areas as assigned.
- Perform basic computer functions for medication preparation such as charge/credit of patient specific doses, label generation, admission/discharge/transfer updates.
- Clean designated areas of the pharmacy.
- 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.
High School graduation or GED Certificate OR equivalent education/experience.
State of Washington Pharmacy Assistant registration.
CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT:
UW Medicine is committed to being a drug-free workplace. We require a pre-employment drug screen. The use of marijuana for medical purposes accompanied by a prescription, even if permitted by state law, will not be considered acceptable for purposes of explaining a positive lab test result for marijuana.
Committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, the University of Washington will honor your experiences, perspectives and unique identity. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming.
The University of Washington is a leader in environmental stewardship & sustainability, and committed to becoming climate neutral.
The University of Washington is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 / 206-543-6452 (tty) or firstname.lastname@example.org.