Swedish Medical Center Pharmacist Lead - Inpatient in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Pharmacist Lead(1.0 FTE, Variable) to work in Inpatient Pharmacy at Swedish Cherry Hill inSeattle, WA.

This position works closely with the Pharmacy Director or

Manager to set the operational and clinical goals for the department. The

Lead Pharmacist is responsible for directing the day to day operations of the

pharmacists and technicians to assure that the department is operating

efficiently and that established policies for clinical programs and/or

distributive functions are being adhered to by the staff.

Schedule: Rotating days, evenings, and


In this position you will:

  • Directs workload and assignstasks to the pharmacist and technical staff to assure that the departmentoperates efficiently

  • Assure that establishedpolicies for clinical programs and distributive functions are beingadhered to by the staff

  • Participates in qualityimprovement and clinical initiatives as directed by Pharmacy Management

  • Functionsas a Staff Pharmacist as needed to meet operational requirements


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accreditedschool of pharmacy

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

  • Minimum two years’ experienceworking as a Pharmacist in an acute or ambulatory care setting

About the Cherry Hill Campus.

What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill

Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the

Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity. On July 1, 2000, the 385-bed

tertiary-care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center

became part of the Swedish health-care system.

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


Our Mission

Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all 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 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other 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: Pharmacists

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Cherry Hill Main Bldg (WA150) 500 17th Ave James Tower Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 210484