Swedish Medical Center Pharmacist Lead in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Pharmacist Lead (1.0 FTE, Evening shift) at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

We are seeking a detail focused, caring, and thoughtful individual in Pharmacy care, promoting the goals and upholding the ideals of Swedish Medical Center in providing excellent care and experience for our diverse patient population. This position works closely with the Ambulatory Pharmacy Manager, Pharmacy Oncology Manager and the Pharmacy Clinical Manager to set the operational and clinical goals for the department.

In this position you will:

  • Direct the day to day operations of the pharmacists and technicians to assure that pharmacy oncology services are operating efficiently

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

  • Evaluates and communicates any changes to staffing and/orpolicies and procedures that are necessary for the smooth operation of thedepartment to the appropriate pharmacy manager

  • Make contributions to the department in assigned specialtyarea as directed by pharmacy managementParticipates in quality improvement and clinical initiativesas directed by Pharmacy ManagementFunctions as a Staff Pharmacist (see Staff Pharmacist jobdescription) as needed to meet operational requirements


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

  • At least 2 years working as a pharmacist in an acute, or ambulatory caresetting

About the First Hill Campus.

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

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: Evening

Job Category: Pharmacy & Pharmacy Support

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 204798