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University of Washington PHARMACY TECHNICIAN 2 - ONCOLOGY (FULL-TIME, EVENING SHIFTS) in Seattle, Washington

Req #: 193513


Posting Date: 07/29/2021

Closing Info: Open Until Filled

Salary: $3,682 - $5,427 per month

Shift: Permanent Evening Shift

Join our award-winning team at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). Among the top medical centers in the United States, and ranked as the number 1 hospital in Washington State, as rated by U.S. News & World Report 2018-2019 "America's Best Hospitals", UWMC prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UWMC is operated by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW’s School of Medicine. The University of Washington is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty. This position provides opportunities to work in a fast-paced, challenging, diverse and rewarding environment. As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here. ( UW MEDICAL CENTER - MONTLAKE - INPATIENT PHARMACY has an outstanding opportunity for a FULL-TIME PHARMACY TECHNICIAN 2 - ONCOLOGY (Evening Shifts). The Pharmacy Technician 2 performs specialized, technical pharmacy tasks such as maintaining controlled substances areas and/or automated medication distribution systems. The Pharmacy Technician 2 performs area-specific specialized technical pharmaceutical tasks such as hazardous drug preparation, acts as a resource for a specific medication distribution system, and/or serves as a liaison for an assigned unit. All duties are performed under the general supervision and control of a licensed pharmacist. Responsibilities: • Compound and prepare medications from a physician order, which may include compounded sterile products, investigational drugs, hazardous medications, and extemporaneously prepared doses. • Troubleshoot technical questions related to specialized area. Serve as a resource to nursing, pharmacy, and medical staff for policies and procedures • Maintain all quality assurance documentation required for specialized duties. • Perform specific order entry functions including Total Parenteral Nutrition order entry if required. • Maintain required controlled substances documentation and research any identified discrepancies. • Ensure medications in assigned areas are in-date. Complete assigned monthly outdate checking and unit inspections. • Maintain adequate inventory in assigned pharmacy area. Coordinate the movement of stock items when drugs are in short supply. Keep work area neat, clean, and orderly. • Know and follow all UWMC Pharmacy departmental policies and procedures. • Train pharmacy assistants, technicians, students, and interns on specialized job duties as assigned • Perform the duties of a Pharmacy Technician 1. • Perform related duties as assigned.

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.