Health-System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership
To build upon Doctor of Pharmacy and PGY1 education and training to prepare 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 methodology to the management of pharmacy services.
Lead and manage the health system pharmacy’s human resources
Manage the health system pharmacy financial performance within 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.
Orientation and Training
Clinical Practice Management
Health System Pharmacy Administration
Hospital/Health System Administration
Medication Safety and Regulatory Compliance
Operations and Technology Management
Projects for the residency year includes a major research project to be presented at the regional residency conference (ALCALDE) and short term projects pertinent to specific learning experiences.
Resident will receive full MHS employee benefits including a competitive residency stipend, insurance, sick time, and vacation. Travel support is provided for professional meetings.
In order to be considered for this residency program at MHS, you must complete each of the following steps:
As soon as possible, submit a letter of intent and current curriculum vitae.
Prior to April 15, 2021:
Three letters of reference from preceptors or mentors from your PGY1 program
An official copy of your 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 90 days of employment, completion of the online application and skills survey with Methodist Health System, and an on-site or virtual interview.
The above items should be sent to:
Jon Albrecht, RPh, MHA, BCNSP, FASHP
PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency Program Director
Vice President, Chief Pharmacy Officer
Methodist Health System
1441 N. Beckley Ave
Dallas, TX 75203
About Methodist Dallas Medical Center
Methodist Health System (MHS) is a not-for-profit corporation that consists of Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Methodist Charlton Medical Center, Methodist Mansfield Medical Center, Methodist Richardson Medical Center, Methodist Midlothian Medical Center, and Methodist Family Health Centers. Methodist Health System has a deep commitment to focus on its service area of southwest Dallas County. Methodist Health System is the only Texas member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network which includes health care organizations from across the globe. Methodist collaborates with leading thinkers and speakers from the Mayo Clinic to improve the delivery of compassionate, quality care in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex. Methodist Dallas Medical Center (MDMC) is a 585-bed adult acute care community hospital that serves as the teaching and referral center for the MHS system. MDMC is an accredited Level I trauma center and is home to two adult critical care units (medical/surgical and neuro) as well as a level-III neonatal intensive care unit serving as a referral center for more than 30 hospitals in North and East Texas. MDMC is also one of the most active transplant centers in the nation providi...ng comprehensive services in the areas of kidney, pancreas, and liver transplantation. Additionally, MDMC has been recognized for excellence in the areas of stroke/cardiovascular care, gastrointestinal/pancreatic disorders, orthopedic surgeries, and cancer and has received numerous awards/recognitions for quality and patient safety. Our institution cooperates with other Dallas and Fort Worth hospitals in sponsoring the CareFlite emergency ambulance and helicopter service providing helicopter, ground, and fixed-wing transport throughout the North Texas region.
Guided by the founding principles of life, learning, and compassion, MDMC provides quality health care to more than 175,000 patients per year. Our commitment to the highest standards for health care helped earn us a Gold Seal of Approval® from the Joint Commission.