Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak residency programs are conducted in accordance with the ASHP accreditation standards. All programs have achieved the maximum 8-year accreditation cycle with the exception of the PGY2 EM Pharmacy Residency which is in candidate status. Each program is individualized for each resident, considering previous experience and pre-existing strengths and weaknesses. Each learning experience has specific objectives allowing the resident a clear understanding of performance expectations. This process provides ongoing feedback to assist the resident with skill development and goal attainment. Beaumont pharmacy residents participate in a longitudinal leadership and development program. Residents have the option to pursue a Teaching and Learning Certificate. Residents enhance their precepting skills by a layered learning model on rotations with pharmacy students on rotation. Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak employs 20 Clinical Pharmacy Specialists, the majority of whom hold adjunct faculty appointments with neighboring Colleges of Pharmacy (Wayne State University and the University of Michigan) and the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine.
The Department of Pharmacy at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak has the following residency programs: PGY1 Pharmacy, PGY1 Non-traditional Pharmacy, PGY2 Ambulatory Care, PGY2 Critical Care, PGY2 Emergency Medicine, PGY2 Infections Diseases, and PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership. The PGY2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Resident will work as part of the healthcare team to provide comprehensive pharmaceutical care in the Emergency Center at Royal Oak, including but not limited to therapeutic drug monitoring, pharmacokinetic monitoring, anticoagulation, drug information and emergency code team participation.
PGY2 Emergency Medicine Program
The PGY2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Residency at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak consists of 12 months of emergency medicine and critical care training and experience. The PGY2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Residency Program is in candidate-status with the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). The goals, objectives, and evaluation procedures are established to be consistent with the PGY2 ASHP Standards with ASHP Goals and Objectives focused in Emergency Medicine. The program allows flexibility to adapt to the needs and interests of the individual resident, while providing a foundation to develop professional emergency medicine practice skills.
PGY2 pharmacy residency programs build on Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) education and PGY1 pharmacy residency programs to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists in specialized areas of practice. PGY2 residencies provide 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 or other advanced practice settings. Residents who successfully complete an accredited PGY2 pharmacy residency are prepared for advanced patient care, academic, or other specialized positions, along with board certification, if available.
Beaumont Health is Michigan’s largest health care system (based on inpatient admissions and net patient revenue) formed in 2014 to provide patients with compassionate, extraordinary care. With eight hospitals, 155 outpatient locations, 5,000 physicians and more than 33,000 employees, Beaumont Health contributes to the health and well-being of patients throughout southeast Michigan and beyond.
Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak is a 1,100-bed major academic and referral center with Level I adult trauma and Level II pediatric trauma status. As major teaching facility, Beaumont is the exclusive clinical partner for the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, with more than 1,400 Beaumont doctors on
faculty and more than 2,100 on its medical staff.