Residency Listing

Memorial Regional Hospital
Department of Pharmacy
3501 Johnson Street
Hollywood, FL 33021
Code: 33349
NMS Code: *121313,121323,121321
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Carla Hawkins Smith, Pharm.D., BCPS
(954) 265-5424
Fax: (954) 986-5408
Director of Pharmacy: Christopher Smith, Pharm.D.
Program Contact: Carla Hawkins Smith, Pharm.D., BCPS
(954) 265-5424
Fax: (954) 986-5408
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 7
Application Deadline: 2019-01-11
Starting Date: 2019-06-17
Estimated Stipend: 47000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   *NMS Code 121313 - traditional PGY1 at MRH;NMS Code 121321 - PGY1 Nontraditional; NMS Code 121323 - PGY1 with a focus on rehabilitation at MRHS. Residents interact with multidisciplinary teams during daily rounds on clinical rotations and facilitate medication-related interventions with a goal of improving patient-centered care. Residents will participate in education by presenting practice-related CE lectures and during layered-learning with preceptors and pharmacy students. Additionally, residents will educate patients and members of the healthcare team on drug-related topics. Leadership will be exercised through committee coordination. Other longitudinal experiences will include participation in: research, teaching certificate training, pharmacy resident grand rounds, expanded mentoring program and ambulatory care clinic. Rotations include Advanced Hospital, Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Neonatology / Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Anticoagulation, Research, Emergency Medicine, Cardiology and Infectious Diseases. Several elective rotations are offered for an optimal experience.
Fringe Benefits:   Residents receive medical and dental insurance, paid leave (holiday and vacation), and on-site continuing education credit.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm. D. Degree from an ACPE accredited College of Pharmacy, eligibility for Florida licensure, curriculum vitae, official college transcript, letter of intent and three letters of recommendation. Applicants must register through the National Matching Service (NMS). Candidates must apply using the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized application Services (PhORCAS).
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: County - South Broward Hospital District
Model Type(s): Community Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 60
Non-Professional Staff: 50
Number of Medical Centers: 11
Total Beds: 800
Average Daily Census: 570
Site Special Features:   Memorial Healthcare System is located in sunny South Florida. Our award-winning services have drawn patients statewide, nationwide and internationally for highly specialized care over half a century. Memorial Regional Hospital is the flagship facility of the health system. Among renowned services are Memorial Cardiac and Vascular Institute, Memorial Cancer Institute and the Neuroscience Center. The hospital has a Level I Trauma Center and Rapid Response Heart Attack and Brain Attack Teams.