Swedish Medical Center Pharmacy Technician - Cancer Pharmacy in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Pharmacy Technician (1.0 FTE, Days) at the Swedish Issaquah Cancer Pharmacy in Issaquah, WA.
We are seeking a detail oriented, focused, caring, and thoughtful individual in pharmacy care, who would promote the goals and uphold the mission of Swedish Medical Center to provide excellent care to our diverse patient population.
In this position you will:
- Perform inpatient pharmacy drug compounding, distribution,record keeping, and clerical activities under the supervision of a registeredPharmacist.• Compounding sterile chemo/hazardous and non-hazardoussterile IV products and routine medications.• Load, refill and troubleshoot PYXIS ES P automateddispensing cabinets.• Deliver medications to nursing units, clinics, andprocedural areas. Return and credit discontinuedmedications from the units back to thepharmacy in a timely manner.• Participate in monthly outdate andunit inspection program. • Communicating conciselyand effectively with patients, families, pharmacists, and other health careproviders in a friendly and courteous manner.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or equivalent
Completion of an approved pharmacy technician training program
Current license to practice as a pharmacy technician in the State of Washington
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Experience in inpatient hospital pharmacy or infusion pharmacy with sterile IV compounding of chemotherapy and non-chemotherapy medications
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 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.
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.
Job Category: Pharmacy Technician
Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 221500