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 manner; 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.
One or more years decentralized clinical pharmacy experience preferred. Hospital pharmacy experience required.
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.