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American Family Children's Hospital
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De-Central Pharmacy Work Settings

Hours

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

Location

 

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