Providence Health & Services Pharmacist - Pharmaceutical Care Clinic in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a Pharmacist to Providence Southwest Region in Washington state.

This is an on call position with varying hours and locations. The anticoagulation clinics are located at St. Peter Hospital in Olympia and Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia.

The Anticoagulation Clinic Pharmacist will provide blood testing, education and consultative services for patients needing anticoagulation therapy management, while maintaining the mission and core values of the Sisters of Providence. The pharmacist will strive to provide quality medication management for patients on anticoagulation therapy.

In this position you will:

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

  • Participate in collaborative drug therapy management of thromboembolic disorders.

  • Ensure knowledge of physiology and pathophysiology of thromboembolic disorders. Maintain integrity of testing system and patient education.

  • Create and maintain accurate and concise patient medical records.

  • Ensure strict control and accountability for medication dosing adjustments and the patient’s response to adverse effects. Address medication education including activities of daily living that may affect the relative quality of quantity of the drug.

  • Actively participate in the coordination of discharge as it relates to referrals to the anticoagulation clinic. Provide forms, educational information, accepts orders, substantiates information, 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.

  • ACLS certification must be obtained within one year 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 of work experience.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Prior experience in ambulatory care with specific training in anticoagulation management.

  • Certified as an Anticoagulation Care Provider (CACP).

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: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Pharmacists

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 136564