PGY- 2 HSPAL - Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital - Acute Care
PGY-2 HSPAL - Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital
Location: Spokane, Washington
Health-System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership
This program accepts 1 PGY-2 HSPAL resident.
At Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital, we believe strongly in the effectiveness of patient-centered, clinical pharmacy practice. It’s a philosophy that’s supported across the Providence organization. Through our PGY-2 HSPAL Residency Program, you will gain the foundational skills and experiences necessary in leading healthcare and especially health system pharmacy forward.
As a HSPAL resident at PSHMC, you will have a wide variety of learning opportunities in various areas of health system pharmacy that will build on your PharmD education and PGY-1 skills to promote independence, innovation, growth and leadership. The program aims to train competent practitioners that can assume high level supervisory, management, and leadership responsibilities. This one-year PGY-2 training offers abundant experiences and exposures in areas of pharmacy administration including medication use systems and technology, medication safety, regulatory and quality assurance, human resources management, budget and financial management, purchasing and procurement, and formulary and utilization management.
Prior to the start of the program, the resident shall be a graduate of a college of pharmacy accredited by the American Council of Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE) and shall be licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of Washington. Resident must also be a graduate of a PGY-1 acute care program.
The applicant shall meet all the requirements for employment and meet the professional requirements of the Department of Pharmacy. Strong residency candidates will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, professionalism and leadership, and demonstrate a commitment to the provision of pharmaceutical care. Candidates must participate in the ASHP resident matching program.
About PGY-2 HSPAL - Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital
Our commitment to caring for those with the greatest need is rooted in an amazing legacy that began in the Northwest in 1856. As part of Providence Health & Services, we identify our work as a ministry, embracing our responsibility to provide for the needs of communities across Washington. We take pride in advancing our Mission and demonstrating our Core Values of compassion, dignity, justice, excellence, and integrity in our interactions with each other and those we serve.
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center and Children's Hospital is an acute-care, general and referral center. It offers a full range of adult and pediatric care for 644 beds. We are consistently recognized as a leader in health care quality, safety and technology. The medical center’s size and scope offer numerous opportunities for learning.
Our commitment to patient care has decentralized clinical pharmacists providing services to the entire hospital. The pharmacists are relied on as a valuable member of the care team. Pharmacists provide oversight and input in medication therapy by participating in profile review and intervention, dosing protocols, drug information, code blue, hospital and medical staff ...education, committee participation, protocol development and medication utilization evaluation. These longstanding practices have resulted in excellent relationships with our medical and nursing staffs.