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Phat Chiem, PharmD, CACP
Phat Chiem, PharmD, CACP
Would recommend provider
4.8 out of 5 stars

57 Patient Ratings

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Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center


Hospital & Seattle Medical Center  (206) 223-6664

Cardiology, Pharmacy, Anticoagulation

Board Certifications
Certified Anticoagulation Care Provider

Joined Virginia Mason - January 2002

Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.

Would recommend provider
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
4.8 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
4.8 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
4.7 out of 5 stars

Patient Comments
All comments are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Patient comments are displayed in their entirety and patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and privacy. Learn about the comments.

April 2017
My experience was excellent. The assistant was most sincere - intelligent & understanding. I felt very appreciative of the kindness, sincerity & compassion @ my problem.

April 2017
Very polite & easy to talk with & a nice person.

February 2017
Mr. Chiem took the initiative and went the-extra-mile by calling my pharmacy to check the availability and cost of a new prescription. Outstanding service and care!

December 2016
Reliably great care & attention from Phat.

November 2016
This care provider is a total professional. I always get the best of care from him.

July 2016
He´s the best!

February 2016
Provider always on time - Kind - & professional but not terribly engaging (could be my age (82) & condition - am an ANXIOUS patient, survivor of cancer 12 years.

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Areas(s) of Expertise
Cardiology with emphasis in heart failure and hypertension, anticoagulation, smoking cessation.

University of Washington School of Pharmacy, Seattle, 2002

Personal Information
Phat enjoys many outdoor activities including playing tennis, snowboarding and rollerblading. He also enjoys spending time with family and friends.

On Patients
“I enjoy the patient and provider interaction. As a pharmacist, I feel that we are easily accessible to the patient and provide a great deal of drug knowledge for our patients. Over the years, I have developed a strong bond with my patients.”

On Specialty
“Since our clinic is highly specialized, we have developed an important niche for clot and stroke prevention at Virginia Mason.”

On Virginia Mason
“Virginia Mason has been my only employer since graduating from UW Pharmacy School in 2002. I can’t imagine working for any other organization. I have developed a rapport with my patients and the doctors. The doctors at Virginia Mason are receptive to our recommendations and we are all about Team Medicine.”

Professional Activities and Awards
Pharmacy Preceptor of the Year 2016