Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, Pennsylvania is recruiting for PGY2 specialty residency positions in the areas of oncology and critical care. The positions are 12-month positions.
The oncology residency is accredited through ASHP. The program offers experiential opportunities with medical oncology, hematology/BMT, stem cell transplant, ambulatory chemotherapy infusion clinic, oral chemotherapy clinic, pediatric hematology/oncology, neuro-oncology, gynecology oncology, palliative medicine and infectious disease.
The critical care residency program is new for 2020 and will be in candidate status for ASHP accreditation during the residency year. Residents in critical care will gain experience in managing various levels of adult and pediatric critical care needs, emergency medicine practice, acute oncologic crises, and post-ICU ambulatory care clinics.
All PGY2 residency positions offer opportunities in committee and department meetings, research presentations, and student and PGY1 teaching and precepting.
As an integrated health system, Geisinger residencies offer a unique blend of acute care and ambulatory care services as well as home infusion, retail pharmacy services, informatics, 340B pharmacy, and health plan management. Specialty residents within the system can see all facets of patient care as part of a thorough, but customizable residency in their specialty area of training. All pharmacists in the Geisinger system engage in collaborative practice agreements with physician colleagues. Pharmacists in every practice area are woven into the patient care matrix and integral members of the patient care team.
Geisinger is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator®, ProvenCare® and ProvenExperience®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey at AtlantiCare, a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and Geisinger Jersey Shore Hospital became the newest members of the Geisinger Family. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan.
Graduation from an ACPE-accredited School of Pharmacy Completion of am ASHP accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Licensed of eligible for pharmacy licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits plus support for travel to two professional meetings provided