Swedish Medical Center Pharmacist Lead - Swedish Comprehensive Care Center (SCCC) in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a PharmacistLead (1.0 FTE, Days) at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

We are seeking a detail focused, caring, and thoughtfulindividual in Pharmacy care, promoting the goals and upholding the ideals ofSwedish Medical Center in providing excellent care and experience for our diversepatient population. The Lead Pharmacist will be the Pharmacist In Charge(PIC) for the Swedish Comprehensive Care Center (SCCC) working to comply withaccreditation policies and procedures. Additionally, the PIC will developoperational and clinical standards for the SCCC working in parallel with thePharmacy Director/ Manager(s).

In this position you will:

  • Direct the day to day operations of the pharmacists and technicians to assure that the department is operating efficiently

  • Assure that established policies for clinical programs and distributive functions are being adhered to by the staff


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of pharmacy

  • Current license to practice as a registered pharmacist in the State of Washington

  • A minimum of two years’ experience working as a Pharmacist in an acute, or ambulatory care setting

  • Ability to recognize workflow problems and to direct resources or change systems to correct them

  • Ability to prioritize and triage work in a high volume, high stress environment

About the First Hill Campus.

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hillcampus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hillhas one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington stateand houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries areperformed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in theregion; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical centerin the state.

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


Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Pharmacy & Pharmacy Support

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 159408