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Providence Health & Services Pharmacy Technician Ambulatory - Pharmaceutical Care Clinic in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a Pharmacy Technician Ambulatory(1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work for our Pharmaceutical Care Clinic at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

The Ambulatory Pharmacy Technician is a clinical position that assists the ambulatory clinical pharmacist in patient care. This caregiver will facilitate obtaining histories from patients, performing follow up to ensure positive outcomes and facilitate clinic activities and workflows that help the clinical pharmacy department meet ministry initiatives. This position plays a key role in maintaining high level of patient satisfaction by providing patients with exceptional customer service and serving as a liaison between patients, physicians and pharmacies. The position, under the clinical pharmacy specialist or designee, will perform duties and tasks created to meet/achieve goals.

In this position you will:

  • Evaluates referrals and prepares new patient data for review by provider. Acquires medical information from outside labs or sources. Routes clinic calls and takes messages.

  • Explains clinical services to new patients. Communicates to referring care providers.

  • Facilitates patient greeting and check in. Manages in-clinic patient workflow to promote positive patient experience and ease patient’s way.

  • Facilitates patient scheduling and provider schedule management.

  • Manages tasks and communications with patients and providers to ensure appropriate follow up


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or GED Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement.

  • Current Washington Pharmacy Technician License

  • 2 years work experience (applicable experience in health care)

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.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Pharmacy Technician

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 265083