CoxHealth - Cox Medical Center South - Springfield, Missouri
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October 2, 2018
Residency Special Features:
The purpose of our PGY1 Pharmacy Residency is to build upon the Doctor of Pharmacy education and outcomes and develop competent and confident general clinical pharmacists responsible for improving the health of the communities they serve through quality medication-related care of patients in a variety of pharmacy practice areas. Residents will be exposed to various ambulatory and acute care settings within our health system and upon completion of the residency should be eligible for board certification, postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training, and/or employment as a general clinical practitioner in an acute care setting. Additional emphasis is placed on preceptor development and the provision of medication education.
The residency includes development of leadership skills, participation in committees, completion of a formal research project, a grand rounds presentation, and efficiently using information technology.
Dose monitoring and adjustment via protocol
Metabolic support and nutrition
Provision of medication education to patients/caregivers and various health care professionals
Obtainment of medication histories and reconciliation of discrepancies
Collaboration with various members of the health care team to optimize medication therapy
BLS and ACLS certification and code attendance
Training in both centralized and decentralized pharmacist functions
Participation in multidisciplinary committee
o Ambulatory Care
o Critical Care
o Metabolic Support
o Internal Medicine
o Family Medicine
o Emergency Medicine
o Infectious Disease
o Psychiatric Pharmacy
o Transitions of Care
o Additional Critical Care and Ambulatory Care experiences
o Community Cardiac Rehabilitation Classes
o Leadership Book Club
o Teaching and Education
o Staffing (40 hours per month)
Resident Teaching Program through the University of Missouri-Kansas City is also offered
The resident receives health insurance, sick leave, paid vacation, discounted meals and professional travel reimbursement.
Graduation from an ACPE accredited school of pharmacy
Eligible for licensure in Missouri
Missouri pharmacist license, Medication Therapy Services Certification through the state of Missouri, and ACLS completed within 90 days of hire
About CoxHealth - Cox Medical Center South - Springfield, Missouri
CoxHealth is the region's only locally owned, not-for-profit health system, serving a population of 900,000 in a 25-county service area encompassing Southwest Missouri and Northwest Arkansas. Our six-hospital organization has facilities in Springfield, Monett, Lamar, and Branson, and more than 80 physician clinics in the region. Each facility offers a caring, highly trained staff and state-of-the-art equipment to meet our patients' health care needs. Every day, our 11,000 employees strive to live our mission "to improve the health of the communities we serve through quality health care, education, and research."