Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy/Hendrick Health System
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October 12, 2018
This PGY1 Pharmacy Residency is a one-year residency that is a joint program with Hendrick Medical Center and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy in Abilene, Texas. The residency offers a variety of practice rotations to meet the needs and interests of the resident. The residency is designed to provide the resident opportunities to strengthen a wide array of clinical skills in a variety of settings. The resident will become familiar with current clinical practices and initiatives in the inpatient setting and will participate in patient care experiences in chronic disease management, hospital practice, and pharmacy administration. Throughout the year, residents will enhance and refine skills by participating in patient care in a variety of settings, providing drug information and medication counseling, and providing education to students and patients. Residents work closely with pharmacist preceptors to optimize medication regimens, minimize adverse events, and provide patient care. Residents are offered SIDP Antimicrobial Stewardship certification. Interdisciplinary experiences are integrated as residents work with nurses, physicians, and students from other disciplines. Residents gain academic experience by serving as preceptors to pharmacy students, teaching in student classes and laboratories, and by participating Teaching Certificate Program. In addition, residents are offered academic appointment during their residency year. Residents attend the annual Alcalde Southwest Leadership Conference for pharmacy residents, fellows, and preceptors. At the Alcalde conference, residents highlight their research project, which is conducted during their residency year. Additionally, at the annual American Society of Health? System Pharmacists (ASHP) Midyear Clinical Meeting, residents present posters showcasing their research and assist with resident recruitment.
Applicants must have graduated from an accredited School of Pharmacy and either hold an active pharmacy license or be eligible for immediate licensure by the Texas State Board of Pharmacy.
Application deadline is January 6, 2019. Qualified candidates will be contacted to schedule an onsite interview. Candidates will be required to consent in writing to undergo a background check prior to employment. Applicants MUST be tobacco-free for at least 6 months prior to hire date to be eligible for employment.
About Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy/Hendrick Health System
The pharmacy residency program is affiliated with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) School of Pharmacy with residents receiving an appointment as Assistant Clinical Instructors. The residency training programs at TTUHSC School of Pharmacy are designed to produce practitioners who exhibit excellence in the provision of patient care. All residents within the TTUHSC system gain experience in patient care, practice management, education, research, and scholarship.
Visit our website to learn more at http://www.ttuhsc.edu/pharmacy/residencies/