Jackson Memorial Hospital (JMH) in Miami, Florida is a 1550 bed academic, tertiary hospital associated with the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller Medical School. JMH offers ASHP-accredited one-year PGY-2 pharmacy specialty residencies in Critical Care (CC), Infectious Diseases, Emergency Medicine (EM), Health-System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership, Solid Organ Transplant and Pediatric Pharmacy. These programs provide a wide variety of experiences and serve a diverse patient population. Minimum qualifications for applicants to the PGY2 programs include graduation from an accredited college of pharmacy with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree, completion of an accredited PGY1 residency or equivalent experience and eligibility for licensure in Florida. The pharmacy residency program has over 30 residency rotation preceptors spread throughout pharmacy administration, outpatient clinics and inpatient clinical pharmacists. https://graduate.jacksonhealth.org/pharmacy-residency/
About Jackson Health System
Jackson Memorial Hospital is an accredited, non-profit, tertiary care hospital and the major teaching facility for the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine. With more than 1,550 licensed beds, Jackson Memorial Hospital is a referral center, a magnet for medical research, and home to Ryder Trauma Center - the only adult and pediatric Level 1 trauma center in Miami-Dade County. It is one of the 4 burn centers in Florida, and the Miami Transplant Institute is ranked among the largest and most comprehensive programs in the nation. Jackson Memorial Hospital offers medical services in the following areas: Emergency Medicine, Bloodless Medicine/Surgery, Breast Health, Cardiology, Dermatology, Otolaryngology, Fetal Therapy, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, HIV/AIDS, Hyperbaric Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology/neurosurgery, Obstetrics, Oncology, Orthopedics, Pathology, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Radiology, Reproductive Endocrinology, Rape Treatment, Ryder Trauma Center, Stroke, Surgery, Transplant, Urology. https://jacksonhealth.org/
Holtz Children’s Hospital (HCH) is one of the hospitals in the Jackson Health System and one of the largest children’s hospitals in the southeast United States with 256 licensed beds. Located at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center, HCH is affiliated with the University of Miami’s Leonard M Miller School of Medicine’s Department of Pediatrics and is among the largest pediatric teaching hospitals and research centers in the country. It is a major tertiary care and referral center to critically ill children from across the state and the international community. The hospital features a 126 bed NICU, 66 of which are Level III, making it the largest Level III NICU in Florida. Holtz is a national leader in pediatric medical specialties including diabetes, solid organ transplant, hematology/oncology, cardiac surgery, infectious diseases and immunology, gastroenterology, and nephrology.
PGY2 CRITICAL CARE PHARMACY RESIDENCY PROGRAM OVERVIEW
The PGY2 Critical Care Pharmacy Residency Program at Jackson Memorial Hospital is a one year ASHP-accredited program designed to develop highly qualified independent practitioners within a critical care setting. Residents will gain expertise through direct patient care in variety of critical care environments, primary literature evaluation and application, participation in educational programs, research and publication opportunities, and student preceptorship. The critical care specialty residency provides the resident with experience and training in the following critical care areas: Medical, surgical, trauma/burn (level I trauma center), cardiac, cardiothoracic surgery, neurosciences, solid organ transplantation, infectious diseases, pediatric, neonatal (level III) and emergency services. The resident will be an integral member of the multi-disciplinary care team and will be skilled at teaching other healthcare professionals about critical care drug therapy. A resident who successfully completes the PGY2 Critical Care Pharmacy Residency Program should be prepared to enter into a clinical specialty position in a health-system or a combination of academia and practice affiliated with a College of Pharmacy. https://rydertraumacenter.jacksonhealth.org/https://rydertraumacenter.jacksonhealth.org/
PGY2 EMERGENCY MEDICINE PHARMACY RESIDENCY PROGRAM OVERVIEW
The residency in Emergency Medicine Pharmacy is a 12-month program that is ASHP-accredited. This residency is for selected, highly motivated and qualified pharmacists. The resident will focus on areas such as trauma, emergency medicine, pediatric emergency medicine, toxicology/emergency preparedness, and critical care. A variety of elective rotations are available. The resident is integrated with comprehensive clinical pharmacy services and is involved in teaching and research activities. A resident who successfully completes the PGY2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Residency Program should be prepared to enter into a clinical specialty position in a health-system or a combination of academia and practice affiliated with a College of Pharmacy.
PGY2 INFECTIOUS DISEASES PHARMACY RESIDENCY PROGRAM OVERVIEW
The PGY2 Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency Program at Jackson Memorial Hospital is a one year ASHP-accredited program. The ID residency provides a wide variety of experiences in a diverse patient population, including solid organ transplant and oncology. The resident will participate actively with the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program (ASP) and the multidisciplinary Anti-Infective Subcommittee, both of which have been established for over 15 years. The JMH ID residency is composed of three major elements: Development of clinical skills associated with ID pharmacy practice, institution-wide management of antimicrobial stewardship interventions, and advancement in communication and research skills. Through rotations, daily topic discussions, and while on call, the resident will care for patients with complex and unique infectious diseases. The resident will participate in an on call rotation for the ASP, gaining first-hand experience in management and recommendations associated with restricted and/or non-restricted antimicrobials. Upon completion, the ID resident will have had the opportunity to develop skills of a well-rounded, independent Infectious Diseases Specialist.
PGY2 HEALTH-SYSTEM PHARMACY ADMINISTRATION AND LEADERSHIP OVERVIEW
The residency in Health System Administration and Leadership is a one year ASHP Accredited Program. The resident will focus on areas such as productivity, budgeting, customer service, inventory control, clinical service expansion, practice model assessment, staff development, procurement, and much more. A variety of elective rotations are available to tailor the elective months of the residency to the resident's needs. The resident is integrated with the Jackson Health-System Pharmacy Administration services with exposure to a large academic county facility and retail pharmacy services. The resident is also involved in teaching and research activities.
PGY2 SOLID ORGAN TRANSPLANT RESIDENCY OVERVIEW
The PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant (SOT) Pharmacy Residency Program at JMH is a one year program ASHP accredited program. The Miami Transplant Institute (MTI) is collaboration between Jackson Memorial Hospital and the University of Miami Health System. MTI is one of the largest and most comprehensive transplant programs in the nation, performing over 300 kidney transplants, 30 pancreas and kidney/pancreas transplants, 120 liver transplants, 20 intestine/multivisceral transplants, and 30 heart transplants and ventricular assist device procedure in 2015. The PGY2 SOT program provides the resident a broad experience in numerous aspects of transplantation including kidney, pancreas, liver, intestine and multivisceral, heart and lung as well as a focused transplant infectious disease rotation. The resident will have opportunities to complete rotations with both adult and pediatric transplant. A resident completing this program will be able to practice as a highly skilled transplant pharmacist within a health system. https://transplant.jacksonhealth.org/
The PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency Program is a one-year ASHP accredited program designed to provide the resident with advanced clinical training in neonatal and pediatric pharmacotherapy. The purpose of the PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy residency is to build on Doctor of Pharmacy education and PGY1 pharmacy residency programs to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists in the specialized area of pediatric pharmacy. The PGY2 Pediatric Specialty Residency provides residents with opportunities to function independently as practitioners by conceptualizing and integrating accumulated experience and knowledge and incorporating both into the provision of patient care that improves medication therapy. Residents who successfully complete the program are prepared for advanced patient care, academic, or other specialized positions, along with board certification in pediatric pharmacy (Board Certified Pediatric Pharmacy Specialist (BCPPS)). The resident will gain expertise through direct patient care in a variety of patient care environments. Learning experiences include pediatric intensive care, neonatal intensive care, general pediatrics, hematology oncology, solid organ transplant, ambulatory care, administration, bone marrow transplant, emergency medicine and infectious diseases. The resident is expected to become an integral part of the multidisciplinary team(s) and is expected to participate in the education of other health care professionals. https://youtu.be/zKdzpD5RCAI
PGY2: Advanced clinical degree in pharmacy and possession or eligible for Florida pharmacist license and completion of a PGY1 residency.
About Jackson Health System
About Jackson Health System
Jackson Memorial Hospital is an accredited, non-profit, tertiary care hospital and the major teaching facility for the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine. With more than 1,550 licensed beds, Jackson Memorial Hospital is a referral center, a magnet for medical research, and home to Ryder Trauma Center - the only adult and pediatric Level 1 trauma center in Miami-Dade County. It is one of the 4 burn centers in Florida, and the Miami Transplant Institute is ranked among the largest and most comprehensive programs in the nation. Jackson Memorial Hospital offers medical services in the following areas: Emergency Medicine, Bloodless Medicine/Surgery, Breast Health, Cardiology, Dematology, Otolaryngology, Fetal Therapy, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, HIV/AIDS, Hyperbaric Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology/neurosurgery, Obstetrics, Oncology, Orthopedics, Pathology, Pediatrics, Pulmonology, Radiology, Reproductive Endocrinology, Rape Treatment, Ryder Trauma Center, Stroke, Surgery, Transplant, Urology. http://www.jacksonhealth.org/jackson-memorial.asp