AdventHealth Celebration is part of the AdventHealth integrated health care system in central Florida known as AdventHealth Orlando, serving residents of Osceola, Orange, Polk and Lake counties. It is a prototype for health promotion in a model community designed by Walt Disney. A cutting edge, 309-bed hospital, AdventHealth Celebration is a destination for patients seeking various health care specialties. Services are offered to treat and heal but also focus on preventing illness and promotion of good health to fulfill the mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ. The pharmacy is affiliated with several colleges of pharmacy.
Established in 2018, the PGY2 in ambulatory care at AdventHealth Celebration is an ASHP accredited program, which grew from the PGY1 focused in ambulatory care program that has almost 20 years of experience in training highly qualified pharmacy residents. The PGY2 pharmacy residency provides an opportunity for a dynamic, highly motivated individual to build upon skills obtained in PGY1 training and gain robust experiences in primary care, ambulatory care and population health pharmacy settings. The PGY2 resident will work collaboratively with experienced pharmacists as well as multi-disciplinary healthcare teams to provide guideline-directed care in anticoagulation management, transitions of care, diabetes, medication management, population health, and senior care settings. Additionally, the PGY2 will gain valuable leadership/management experience acting as chief pharmacy resident as well as participating on the ambulatory care pharmacy expert panel and enterprise research committee, while gaining preceptor/mentorship experience with pharmacy students and PGY1 residents. Over the 2021-2022 year the resident will gain autonomy through expansion or addition of clinical ambulatory/primary care services and development and completion of a quality improvement project, as well as become familiar with pharmacy billing practices. At the completion of the residency, written submission to a national or regional recognition award is required (if applicable). The program allows for completion of a teaching certificate. Completion of the PGY2 residency program in ambulatory care at AdventHealth Celebration will foster the development of advance ambulatory care skills to become a well-rounded pharmacist ready to work in an ambulatory care, primary care, or population health setting.
Benefits include immediate medical benefits, including dental and vision, wellness screenings, direct deposit, reimbursement for select professional meetings, cafeteria discounts and employee discounts at local participating merchants.
The application deadline for the 2021-2022 residency program year is January 3, 2021
Requirements for acceptance: Graduate of an Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)-accredited Doctor of Pharmacy degree program, licensed or eligible for licensure in Florida, participate in and obey the rules of the Residency Matching Program, completed an ASHP accredited PGY-1 Program, and available for an onsite interview. Program does not sponsor H1B Visas.
Additional Salary Information: travel funds for required meetings reimbursed
About AdventHealth Celebration
AdventHealth Orlando and AdventHealth for Children are 1,067-bed and 230-bed acute care community teaching hospitals which serve as major tertiary facilities for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. Located on a lush tropical lakeside campus in Orlando, Florida, these institutions treat over 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients annually.
AdventHealth Orlando is home to nationally recognized institutes and adult care programs for cancer, cardiology, critical care, diabetes, emergency medicine, general surgery, infectious diseases, internal medicine, oncology, orthopedics, neuroscience, and solid organ transplant. AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. Affiliated with seven other acute care programs throughout Central Florida and twenty-four through the state of Florida, AdventHealth Orlando is one of the largest Medicare providers in the United States. Ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the very best hospitals in the United States and as the number one program in Florida, AdventHealth Orlando has a long standing history of excellence in patient care and pro...vides a robust portfolio of specialty services as well as cutting edge clinical programs to highly complex patient populations.
The AdventHealth Orlando Pharmacy Department is automated with decentralized unit-based dispensing cabinets throughout the all patient care areas. The department has a USP 797 compliant clean room which provides sterile product services to patient care areas. The hospital is equipped with computerized physician order entry and utilizes an electronic medication administration record. The pharmacy offers a wide variety of clinical services in collaboration with healthcare teams for the cure, arrest, and prevention of disease and/or symptoms of disease. Members of the clinical pharmacy staff provide decentralized pharmaceutical care and patient education throughout AdventHealth Orlando every day to assure safe, accurate, and cost-effective medication therapy. Pharmacists, technicians, and residents work with institutional stakeholders, physicians, and allied professionals to improve the long-term health of acute care patients and the community.
Rich traditions of practice and evidence-based excellence serve as the fundamental principles of the clinical programs and pharmacy services at AdventHealth Orlando. Comprehensive pharmaceutical care is incorporated throughout the institution via clinical and operational practice and interdisciplinary teamwork. Together pharmacists, technicians, and residents work collaboratively with physicians, nurses, and key stakeholders to detect, mitigate, and prevent medication adverse events and to ensure medication use processes are aligned with national evidence-based best practices and regulatory standards.
Many new job opportunities are available within the Department of Pharmacy Services and Pharmacy Leaders are looking for talented individuals looking for a dynamic, progressive, and team-oriented setting that leverages the latest advancements in integrated, holistic patient care. AdventHealth Orlando provides a place where individuals can grow personally and professionally to achieve their full potential with the support of breakthrough medical programs, visionary leadership and world-class technology. In fact, it is safe to say that candidates will marvel at the culture and the limitless opportunities to work, grow and play.
AdventHealth for Children and the Walt Disney Pavilion is fully focused on the health, healing and happiness of children. Working closely with family members, child health professionals and Disney Imagineers, we have created a very special place for children. From the lobby where guests can paint their own scenes to a nightly adventure where children decide the ending to the story, we want parents, family members, and children to know they are safe, secure and in the best of hands at the Walt Disney Pavilion at AdventHealth for Children. AdventHealth for Children received a $10 million contribution in 2007 from Walt Disney World towards an expansion project which was completed in early 2011.
Comprised of 230 beds, including a 102-bed Level III NICU, a 22-bed Level I PICU, 8-bed Hematology/Oncology Unit, 8-bed Epilepsy Monitoring Unit, 8-bed Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, 44-bed General Medical/Surgical Unit, 16-bed Procedural Sedation Unit, 10-bed CVICU, 16-bed ED, and Central Florida's only Pediatric Renal, Liver, and Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Programs. Our Cardiac Surgical Program had their first surgery in late 2012 so our hospital mission - "Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ" - was expanded across Central Florida.
Our primary mission is to provide quality pharmaceutical care to improve the patient's quality of life while providing support for caregivers. As part of multidisciplinary teams, we share the responsibility of monitoring responses to drug therapy and optimizing care to improve patient outcomes.
The Department of Pediatric Pharmacy distributive services consist of:
• Computerized Provider Order Entry (CPOE) review
• Patient medication profile review
• Detect and prevent prescribing and transcription errors
• Drug distribution
• Sterile IV preparation
• Compounding medications
• Medication verficiation for restocking automated dispensing cabinets (ADC)
The Department of Pediatric Pharmacy has a Clinical Program which provides of the following services:
• Patient care rounds
• Therapeutic drug monitoring with automatic pharmacy consult services for vancomycin and aminoglycosides
• Parenteral nutrition
• Review all medication profiles for potential interventions
• Dose adjustments for renal and hepatic function
• Advise the initiation, discontinuation, or alteration of therapies
• Monitor and prevent adverse drug reactions
• Provide drug information and education to physicians, nurses, patients, and other ancillary staff
• Review microbial laboratory test results and recommend altering or streamlining antibiotics
• Convert IV medications to enteral formulations when appropriate
• Asthma education and prescription discharge and warfarin patient counseling
• Team member for core committees and evidence-based guideline development
• Write/review medication-related policies and procedures and order set development
• Review medications for addition to the Formulary
• Precept pharmacy students and residents
• Participate in IRB-approved research projects