The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. Join us for the professional challenges you seek. In the settings you prefer. With schedules that fit your life. Learn more at www.multicarejobs.orgPosition Summary:The Clinical Staff Pharmacist ensures prompt and accurate pharmaceutical care and services for patients, nurses, and physicians; provides patient-oriented clinical pharmacy services and pharmaceutical care in either a decentralized or centralized setting; dispenses medications to inpatients which have been prescribed by a licensed practitioner in accordance with legal requirements and hospital policy; interprets and evaluates the validity and safety of medication orders and prescriptions written by licensed practitioner; checks for appropriate dosage, drug interactions, allergies, and or contra-indications for use before dispensing medications; communicates with the physician regarding appropriateness of a medication order. The pharmacist provides medication management under collaborative practice agreements and responds to emergency codes as needed. Assigned clinical areas include medical surgical, intensive care unit and emergency department. Minimum Requirements:One or more years decentralized clinical pharmacy experience preferred. Hospital pharmacy experience required.Education/Licenses/Certifications:Graduate of an accredited College or School of Pharmacy, Licensed as a pharmacist in the State of Washington. Completion of an ASHP accredited pharmacy residency preferred.
Position Type: Full-Time Regular Full Time Employee: YesPrimary Shift: Evening Work Schedule: Evening
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
Eleven hospitals complete the organization: Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Capital Medical Center, Covington Medical Center, Deaconess Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital — the Puget Sound region’s only children’s hospital and state-designated Level II Pediatric Trauma Center for Western Washingt...on — Navos Behavioral Health Hospital, Valley Hospital, Tacoma General Hospital — which is home to the South Puget Sound region’s only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit — and Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital.
Our core values of Respect, Integrity, Stewardship, Excellence, Collaboration and Kindness, serve as our guiding principles and impact every aspect of our organization, including how we provide patient care and what we expect from each other.
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.