Residency Listing

Memorial Hospital West
Department of Pharmacy
703 North Flamingo Road
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
Code: 33076
NMS Code: *230313,230321
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Veronica Sherman, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCCP
(954) 844- 7412
Director of Pharmacy: Jennifer Henry, Pharm.D.
(954) 844-7438
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months for traditional PGY1 program; 24 months for non traditional PGY1 program
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2019-01-07
Starting Date: 2019-06-17
Estimated Stipend: 47476
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   NMS Code: 230313 traditional, NMS Code: 230321 nontraditional position. The residents are integrated into the pharmacy and healthcare team and build upon their didactic and practical experiences to develop expert knowledge in clinical patient care, medication use systems, and administrative areas of pharmacy practice. Additionally, this year will develop skills in leadership and management, research, project management, teaching, amongst others. The ultimate goal of the residency program and the teaching model at Memorial Hospital West is to develop residents into clinicians and leaders with the knowledge and experience to become confident and integral members of a healthcare team and Department of Pharmacy.Residents will be required to complete Cardiology, Antimicrobial Stewardship and Infectious Disease, Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Critical Care, and Administration and Leadership learning experiences. Longitudinal experiences include Pharmacy Practice – Staffing, Clinical Management, Medication Safety, and Residency Research. Electives offered include Neurology/Neurocritical Care, Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplant, Automation/Informatics, Investigational Drug Services, Transitions of Care.
Fringe Benefits:   Paid leave (vacation , sick, education, holidays); medical, dental, and vision benefits; meal discounts; travel and registration support for local, state, and national meetings; on-site Continuing Education credits; ACLS certification; Teaching Certificate
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   
  • Florida Pharmacy Intern License
  • PharmD degree from an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy and be eligible for licensure in the state of Florida
  • Application materials completed and submitted via the PhORCAS system (full application with Curriculum Vitae, Personal Statement, official College of Pharmacy transcripts, minimum of 3 references using the standard PhORCAS template)
Owner Affiliate: South Broward Hospital District/part of Memorial Healthcare System
Model Type(s): Teaching Acute Care Community Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 52
Non-Professional Staff: 40
Number of Medical Centers: 6
Total Beds: 502
Site Special Features:   Memorial Hospital West is ranked one of the Best Paces to Work by Modern Healthcare and a Truven Topm 100 Hospital. Services provided include cardiac catheterization lab, Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke Center, oncology and bone marrow transplantation (Moffitt Malignant Hematology and Cellular Therapy at Memorial Healthcare System), active oncology research program, dynamic Emergency Department and Intensive Care unit, amongst other services. Memorial Healthcare System is ACGME (Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education) Accredited, and Memorial Hospital West provides medical residency training in Internal Medicine. The Pharmacy Department provides fully decentralized clinical and specialist services throughout the facility, including dispensing pharmacy satellites for oncology/BMT and NICU/obstetrics. The Pharmacy Department is actively involved in multidisciplinary patient care, as well as facility and district-wide committees. The department embodies an educational environment promoting personal and departmental growth and development.