HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Pharmacy Resident PGY1 in Wichita, Kansas

One of the most experienced and comprehensive medical centers in Kansas ! Wesley is the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Their preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high quality medical services Wesley offers. it includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at Wesley Medical Center. Wesley Medical Center is an acute care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. As a leader in overall recommend care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies - more than any hospital in a 13 state region. Wesley provides the most extensive emergency network in Wichita with the Wesley ER, Wesley West ER and Wesley Woodlawn ER. Founded in 1912 by a regional organization of the Methodist Church, Wesley has been an HCA facility since 1985. Wesley owns and operates Wesley Woodlawn Hospital, WESLEYCare and Pediatric Center of Kansas.

Wesley's forward thinking Pharmacy is one the most technologically advanced Pharmacies within HCA.

Wesley is proud to have earned an "A" grad in the most recent Leapfrog Hospital Safety Score report!

The pharmacy practice residency is a twelve-month post-graduate program designed to provide the resident with extensive, broad-based training and experience in pharmacy practice. The resident actively participates in achieving the educational goals and objectives for each training experience. Participates in the design and completion of a residency project. Interprets and processes physicians' drug orders and provides information to medical, nursing and other healthcare personnel concerning the optimal, safe use of medication therapy. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

Pharmacy services are provided 24 hours a day/seven days a week. Schedule may vary according to the needs of the medical center/department and may include weekend, shift, holiday, on-call, and additional hours. * Participates in training and educational activities of the residency program to produce the following outcomes: a) acquire the knowledge necessary for high-level problem solving b) refine problem solving strategies c) strengthen professional and leadership values and activities d) advance growth in clinical judgment * Displays initiative in providing optimal patient medication therapy outcomes through clinical pharmacy services, education, special projects, innovative services, and other appropriate activities * Interprets and processes physician orders, monitors drug interactions, allergies and drug incompatibilities, and dispenses and performs the final check of all medications provided for patient use * Maintain active involvement in local, state, and/or national pharmacy professional organizations * Formulates a system for staying current with pertinent pharmacy, medical, and scientific literature * Maintains knowledge and understanding of Pharmacy and Medical Center information systems * Delivers effective education and training using appropriate techniques * Presents pharmacy concerns, solutions, and interests in a balanced and effective manner * Effectively uses time-management skills to fulfill practice and training responsibilities

Required Registration, Licensure or Certification * Current licensure as a Registered Pharmacist in the State of Kansas * Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy * Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) verification course, as specified in policy, within 12 months of hire Preferred Registration, Licensure or Certification * Current Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) verification course, as specified in policy * Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) verification course, as specified in policy Required Education or Experience * PharmD Preferred Education or Experience * Previous hospital experience Required Knowledge and Skills * Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively * Knowledge of State and Federal laws, TJC, and professional practice standards

Job: *Pharmacy & Pharmacy Tech

Title: Pharmacy Resident PGY1

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00323-18529