Providence Health & Services Ambulatory Clinical Pharmacist - Primary Care in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a Pharmacist (1.0FTE, days) to Providence SouthwestRegion in Washington State.

The Ambulatory Clinical Pharmacist will provide direct

patient care services under collaborative drug therapy management for several

disease states including diabetes, anticoagulation therapy, hypertension,

tobacco cessation and depression. The

Pharmacist will strive to provide quality medication management for patients

while maintaining the mission and core values of the Sisters of Providence. This is a full time position in a Providence Medical Group

primary care clinic.

In this position you will:

  • Participate in collaborative drugtherapy management.

  • Participate in teaching of APPEstudents and pharmacy residents

  • Ensure knowledge of physiology andpathophysiology of managed disease conditions.

  • Provide quality patient care in anefficient, caring manner. Adapt to fluctuating workload.

  • Maintain integrity of testing systemand patient education.

  • Create and maintain accurate andconcise patient medical records.

  • Ensure strict control andaccountability for medication dosing adjustments and the patient’sresponse to adverse effects. Address medication education includingactivities of daily living that may affect the relative quality ofquantity of the drug.

  • Actively participate in thecoordination of discharge as it relates to referrals to the clinic.Provide forms, educational information, accepts orders, substantiatesinformation, and sets appointments.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from an accredited school of Pharmacy

  • Current registration and license from Washington State Board of Pharmacy.

  • BLS certification must be obtained within 6 months of hire

  • Completion of the Anticoagulation Therapy management certification or completed within 6 months of employment.

  • Completed ASHP-accredited PGY-1 Residency program or 3 years work experience.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Completed ASHP-accredited PGY-2 Residency program in ambulatory care

  • Previous collaborative disease state management of anticoagulation, diabetes, hypertension and tobacco cessation

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Pharmacists

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 182861