The mission of University of Washington Medicine is to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge, providing outstanding primary and specialty care to the people of the region, and preparing tomorrow’s physicians, scientists, and other health professionals. UW Medicine owns or operates the following: Harborview Medical Center, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Valley Medical Center, UW Medical Center, a network of UW Medicine Neighborhood Clinics that provide primary care, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, Airlift Northwest, and other owned, operated, or affiliated entities as appropriate. In addition, UW Medicine shares in the ownership and governance of Children’s University Medical Group and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center.
The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center (FHCC, formerly Seattle Cancer Care Alliance), Oncology Pharmacist team provides extensive pharmaceutical care to inpatient and ambulatory patients. In addition to direct care, pharmacists participate in drug therapy consults, conduct clinical research protocols, provide patient/family/staff education, and precept pharmacy students and residents. FHCC combines the adult and pediatric oncology patient care services of two world-renowned cancer care institutions: Seattle Children's and UW Medicine.
Presently, there are several opportunities available at the University of Washington Medical Center/FHCC for oncology trained pharmacists. These positions include:
Ambulatory Clinical Oncology Pharmacist (variety of solid tumor clinics and hematology)
Ambulatory Clinical Oncology Pharmacist (Outpatient BMT specialty clinic and cellular immunotherapy)
Ambulatory Community Site Pharmacist (Bellevue, WA, Seattle, WA, and Poulsbo, WA)
The University of Washington Medical Center is seeking highly motivated clinical pharmacists to provide pharmaceutical care for oncology patients at UW Medicine and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center. Our oncology and BMT pharmacists provide extensive pharmaceutical care to cancer patients in both the inpatient and outpatient setting. The oncology clinical pharmacist is a vital part of the patient care team. In addition to direct patient care responsibilities, our pharmacists participate in morning BMT rounds, drug therapy consults, clinical research protocols, provide patient/family/staff education, and precept pharmacy students, residents, medical fellows, and other health care providers.
US News and World Report rank UW Medicine among the top hospitals in the nation. UW offers excellent benefits including support for moving as well as CE and BCPS/BCOP certification. Visit our website at www.prnrx.org or fredhutch.org for more information.
UW Medicine Department of Pharmacy Services offers several ASHP-accredited postgraduate PGY1 and PGY2 residencies. While the specific mix of offerings may vary from year to year, each residency provides twelve months of intense pharmacy practice training. Flexibility built into our programs allows each resident to tailor a program to fit their individual goals. Our goal is to help our residents develop the advanced skills and competencies needed to assume leadership roles within the profession.
UW Medicine Pharmacy Residency Programs: UWMC – Montlake/UWMC – Northwest/Harborview Medical Center/Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
- PGY1 Pharmacy
- Health System Pharmacy Administration & Leadership/M.S. (PGY1/2)
- Ambulatory Care (PGY2)
- Critical Care (PGY2)
- Infectious Disease (PGY2)
- Investigational Drugs & Research (PGY2)
- Oncology (PGY2)
- Pain Management and Palliative Care (PGY2)
- Psychiatry (PGY2)