The ASHP Practitioner Recognition Program recognizes excellence in pharmacy practice and promotes public awareness of pharmacists who have distinguished themselves in practice.
Tim Lynch is the Division Director, Pharmacy Officer for CHI Northwest Division. Tim has responsibility for 10 hospital pharmacy departments in Washington and Oregon, 7 retail pharmacy locations, 7 pharmacy managed pharmacotherapy clinics integrated within the patient centered medical home, durable medical equipment (DME) program and a hospice pharmacy. Tim is also the residency program director for an ASHP accredited PGY1 residency program with 6 residents. Tim is the past president of the Washington State Pharmacy Association as well as the past Chair of ASHP’s Pharmacy Business Management Section Advisory Group. Tim also supports ASHP as a guest surveyor for residency program accreditation. Tim is a past recipient of the Washington State Pharmacist of the Year and the Washington State Health System Pharmacist of the Year awards. In addition, Tim is a current Washington State Pharmacy Quality Assurance Commission member.
The 2016 Fellows will be honored on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 during the ASHP Summer Meetings in Baltimore, Maryland.
Congratulations Tim, your efforts have not gone unnoticed!