The Jewish Hospital PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program prepares pharmacist to assume clinical pharmacy and pharmacy management positions and/or responsibilities. Such responsibilities include, but are not limited to, disease state management, interdisciplinary patient care, drug policy development & implementation, and education of pharmacy students, pharmacy residents, patients and healthcare providers. Residents will assume of the role of a clinical pharmacist with appropriate instruction, modeling, coaching and facilitating to provide a wide variety of direct patient care; policy development, practice research, practice management and drug information delivery activities.
Strengths of the program include certified clinical pharmacists and college of pharmacy faculty practicing in various clinical specialties (e.g. infectious disease, solid organ transplant, cardiology, critical care, emergency medicine, ambulatory care), as well as management, evidence based medicine, medication use policy and teaching. Jewish Hospital provides a robust and comprehensive pharmacy training environment.
Within the Jewish Hospital facilities, resident will learn and interact with community based physicians along with our local academic medical center physicians and medical school faculty. Frazier Rehab Institute and Jewish Hospital will deliver an all inclusive training environment. The residency program is structured to facilitate the professional growth of each resident through achievement of the following desired program competencies: (1) patient care; (2) advancing practice and improving patient care; (3) leadership and management; (4) teaching, education, and dissemination of knowledge and (5) pharmacy research. The residency program is structured to offer the resident multifaceted learning experiences in both the community and teaching setting to prepare the residents for future endeavors.
About Jewish Hospital PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program