Kaweah Health Medical Center PGY1 Pharmacy Residency
Location: Visalia, California
Required Education: PharmD
Kaweah Health Medical Center PGY1 residency program offers an ASHP-accredited PGY1 program for 2 residents located at Kaweah Health Medical Center. Formerly Kaweah Delta Health Care District, Kaweah Health Medical Center is a 613 bed not-for-profit community based teaching facility anchored by Kaweah Health Medical Center, its 480 bed, Level III trauma center. Our eight campus facility includes the largest acute care hospital in Tulare County, Kaweah Health Medical Center. In addition, an expansive rural health clinic system of 6 outpatient clinics giving patients in rural communities better access to healthcare in Tulare County. The Kaweah Health Specialty Clinic rounds out the outpatient services and focuses on improvement of outpatient self-care for patients with chronic illnesses at risk for readmission to the hospital. With more than 300 physicians and 5,000 employees, Kaweah Health provides the people living and working in California's bustling Central Valley with access to high quality healthcare.
Residency Learning Experiences:
The Kaweah Health Medical Center PGY1 residency program offers training experiences in a variety of acute care and practice leadership settings. Each month the resident will rotate through a variety of patient care settings where they will have the opportunity to enhance their ability to provide safe and effective pharmaceutical care while being mentored by a clinical pharmacist in that area. Additionally, longitudinal opportunities designed for the resident to complete over a 12 month timeframe, allows for opportunities to further enhance new skill sets.
Critical Care I
Emergency Medicine I
Internal Medicine I & II
Elective Rotations – Choose 3
Advance Pain Management
Critical Care II
Drug Use Management
Emergency Medicine II
Medical Emergency Response
Staffing (every 3rd weekend)
Teaching Certificate Program
Residency Program Benefits:
Residents receive Medical, Dental and Vision benefits effective day one of residency, 18 days paid time off, approved leave and travel reimbursement to CSHP Seminar, ASHP Midyear and Western States Residency Conference, and $500 relocation assistance bonus.
Kaweah Health is a 613 bed not-for-profit, community based teaching facility anchored by Kaweah Health Medical Center, it's 480 bed, Level III trauma center. Kaweah Health spans eight campuses including the largest acute care hospital in Tulare County, Kaweah Health Medical Center and plays a significant role in the health and well being of California's great Central Valley. With more than 300 physicians and 5000 employees, Kaweah Health has provided people living and working in California's bustling Central Valley with access to comprehensive, high quality health care for more than 50 years.
Kaweah Health provides a full spectrum of acute care health care services utilizing an array of cutting-edge medical technology - from emergency services, cardiac services, cancer care, neurosurgery, neonatal and pediatric care, sleep disorders, vascular labs, specialized orthopedics, comprehensive rehabilitation and mental health services. An expansive rural health clinic system that includes 6 outpatient clinics gives patients in rural areas better access to health care in Tulare County. Additionally, the Kaweah Health Specialty Clinic rounds out the outpatient services focusing on imp...rovement of outpatient self-care for patients with chronic illnesses at risk for readmission to the hospital.
Kaweah Health Medical Center is home to da Vinci Si robotic surgery, a new endo-urology suite, a state of the art endovascular operating room, and 64 CT radiological technology. The main medical center is a wireless environment offering healthcare providers access to Electronic Medical Records, ELMER electronic notes, Citrix interface from home or office and integration with iPad and other tablet technology.
At Kaweah Health you will find a supportive, collegial environment and a family of healthcare professionals and staff who are committed to expanding our trauma range of services and incorporating best evidence-based practices to provide excellent patient care. Dedicated physician leaders will keep you connected and informed about hospital infrastructure and administrative policies.