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 a complete description of our benefits for this position, please view this page.
UWMC 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.
Responsibilities: • 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.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.