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UW Health SMPH
American Family Children's Hospital

De-Central Pharmacy Work Settings


  • Work schedules are 50 percent day shifts and 50 percent evening shifts
  • Rotating weekend and holidays required.



UW Hospital and Clinics, Madison


Area Mission


To assist pharmacists in safely ordering, billing, and distributing medication for patients treated in UW Hospital and Clinics.


Service Activities

  • Entering computer orders
  • Documenting patient laboratory information
  • Creating patient education sheets
  • Ensuring accurate billing
  • Assessing medication stock and ordering restock,
  • Exchanging medication carts
  • Updating patient information

Service Environment

  • Primary interactions with UW Hospital and clinical staff
  • Some patient contact required
  • Work areas include the inpatient care units within the hospital

Service Demands

  • Must be self-directed
  • Must be able to effectively multi-task, organize and prioritize workload
  • Must demonstrate effective problem-solving skills