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.



University Hospital, Madison


Area Mission


To assist pharmacists in safely ordering, billing, and distributing medication for patients treated in UW Hospitals 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 University 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