Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, Primary Children's Hospital (PCH) was founded on the philosophy of "the child first and always". PCH is the pediatric referral center for five states in the Intermountain West, the largest geographical service area of any children's hospital in the United States. It is a 321-bed facility within Intermountain Health Care and is associated with the University of Utah School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics, enabling patients and staff to benefit from the research and clinical expertise of its faculty. Intermountain is the nation's leading integrated health care system. The Intermountain system includes 25 hospitals spanning from southern Idaho to southern Nevada, physician clinics, home health care, women's centers, drug-dependency units, affiliated physicians and Intermountain Healthcare Health Plans. Intermountain Healthcare maintains an accredited, organized, directed, postgraduate training program. Primary Children's Hospital offers the Pediatric Focus of the Intermountain Healthcare PGY1 Residency as well as a PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency. Rotations are also available within the program at Intermountain Medical Center, LDS Hospital, McKay-Dee Hospital, and Utah Valley Regional Medical Center. Rotations options at Primary Children’s Hospital include: Ambulatory Care (CF Clinic, Hem/Onc clinic, or Solid Organ Transplant), Behavioral Medicine (Pediatric Psychiatry), Emergency Medicine, General Medicine (Peds), Pediatric Immunocompromised, (Hem/Onc), Investigational Drug Service, Medication Safety, NICU, Nutrition Support, Pediatric Infectious Disease, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Solid Organ Transplant, Practice Management. Elective rotations at other hospitals include a wide range of ambulatory care, acute and critical care settings. Two PGY1 residency positions and one PGY2 Pediatric residency position will be offered at PCH for 2020-2021.
Candidates must graduate from an ACPE-accredited pharmacy program with a doctor of pharmacy degree with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Candidates must be eligible for Utah licensure and are expected to obtain licensure as a pharmacist in Utah by September 15th.
Internal Number: PGY1PEDS
About Primary Children's Hospital
Intermountain Healthcare is a charitable, nonprofit, community-owned healthcare organization based in Salt Lake City, Utah that serves the health needs of Utah and Idaho residents. The Intermountain system includes 23 hospitals as well as clinics, home health agencies, women’s centers, drug dependency units, affiliated physicians and health insurance plans. For more information please visit our website.