The PGY2 Health System Pharmacy Administration Residency is designed to prepare PGY1 trained pharmacists for management roles in a variety of health-system work settings.
Design, Implement, and manage a safe and effective medication use system.
Apply contemporary quality and performance improvement methodology to the management of pharmacy services.
Lead and manage the health system pharmacy’s human resources
Manage the health system pharmacy financial performance with the context of the broader health system.
Leverage technology and automated systems to optimize the medication-use system.
Demonstrate personal leadership qualities and business acumen essential to operate effectively within the health system and advance the profession and practice of pharmacy.
The contemporary health system pharmacy manager/administrator must continually display multidimensional and multifunctional attributes. The resident will work with multiple preceptors and health system administrators to gain experience and achieve competency in the following areas:
Operations and Technology Management
Clinical Practice Management
Hospital/Health System Pharmacy Administration
Hospital/Health System Corporate Administration
Medication Safety and Regulatory Compliance
Short term projects pertinent to specific rotations will be completed throughout the residency.
A longitudinal project will be designed and implemented of the course of the residency year.
In order to be considered for the residency program at MDMC, you must complete each of the following steps:
Utilizing the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS) submit the following:
Current curriculum vitae
Letter of intent for pursing a residency program
Three references - Please have references complete the PhORCAS reference template
An official copy of the college of pharmacy transcript
Requirements for Acceptance
Pharmacy degree from an accredited college of pharmacy, graduation from an ASHP-accredited PGY1 program or equivalent, eligibility for employment by Methodist Dallas Medical Center, full Texas licensure within 1st month of employment, and an on-site interview.
The above items must be completed by February 7, 2020.
Additional Salary Information: Full Methodist Health System benefits including health insurance and paid time off are provided.
About Methodist Dallas Medical Center/Methodist Health System
Methodist Dallas Medical Center (MDMC) is an adult acute-care, non-profit, community teaching hospital and referral center with a wide range of medical, surgical, and obstetrical programs. The hospital is designated as a Level I trauma center, primary stroke center, and is one of the most active transplant centers in the nation providing comprehensive services in the areas of kidney and liver transplantation. The Department of Pharmacy provides decentralized clinical services in both the inpatient and outpatient setting to a broad spectrum of patient populations including internal medicine, surgery, cardiology, oncology, solid organ transplant, infectious diseases, and nephrology.