Texas Children's Hospital is the largest freestanding children’s hospital in the country and is located in the world-renowned Texas Medical Center. Texas Children's Hospital is recognized as one of the best children’s hospitals in the country by U. S. News & World Report and ranked highest among the children’s hospital in the state of Texas. We are recruiting for two PGY2-pediatric residents for our 12-month ASHP-accredited residency program.
The PGY2 program is a focused on direct patient care, practice management, and providing education. Residents will develop these skills through a comprehensive residency experience. Patient care learning experiences are available in a variety of pediatric sub-specialties including: general medicine, pediatric critical care, neonatal intensive care, cardiac critical care, heart failure, solid organ transplant (abdominal and thoracic), hematology/oncology, stem cell transplant, pulmonary/Cystic Fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension, neurology, pain management, emergency medicine, maternal medicine, and global health with a focus in oncology. In addition to patient care, residents will gain experience in practice management through learning experiences including: clinical administration, longitudinal quality initiatives, and formulary management. Each experience allows for the development of skills in the education of learners, healthcare providers, and patients. The program is tailored to meet the pre-defined program goals and objectives based on the resident interests and past experience.
Residents provide staffing support to the pharmacy department both in an order verification and distributive role. Residents are expected to staff in one of these ares every third weekend. Each resident will staff one winter holiday (Thanksgiving, Christmas, or New Year).
Interested candidates are encouraged to contact the RPD for on-site interview at PPS or for one-on-one discussion with residency leadership and current resident. Completed applications are due December 31st and must be submitted via PhORCAS. Please refer to our website for additional information: www.texaschildrens.org/pharmacyresidency
Additional Salary Information: Full benefits available - medical, vison, dental
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About Texas Children's Hospital
Texas Children's, a 959-bed teaching institution, is comprised of Texas Children's Hospital (TCH) and Texas Children's Pavilion for Women. TCH is the largest freestanding children’s hospital in the country. TCH is located in the world-renowned Texas Medical Center and is affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. TCH is recognized as one of the best children’s hospitals in the country by U. S. News & World Report. The Texas Children's system also includes two community hospitals, TCH West Campus and TCH The Woodlands.