Residency Listing

Grady Memorial Hospital
Department of Pharmacy
80 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive, SE
Box 26041
Atlanta, GA 30303
http://www.gradyhealth.org/pharmres/
Code: 34009
NMS Code: 636069
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Emergency Medicine Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: John H. Patka, Pharm.D., BCPS
(404) 616-9413
Fax: (404) 616-8810
Email: jpatka@gmh.edu
  
Director of Pharmacy: Rondell C Jaggers, Pharm.D.
(404) 616-3141
Fax: (404) 616-6070
Email: rjaggers@gmh.edu
  
Program Contact: John H. Patka, Pharm.D., BCPS
(404) 616-9413
Fax: (404) 616-8810
Email: jpatka@gmh.edu
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2019-01-01
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 51000
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   Core experiences occur in the 156,000 visit emergency department of Grady Memorial Hospital, which is a level-one trauma center for Atlanta. The resident works closely with physicians, nurses, and students to care for an acute and clinically diverse patient population in a teaching environment. Elective rotations include SICU, MICU, burn center, and toxicology. The resident also takes part in the department's 24-hr in-house, on-call program, which provides clinical services, stroke response, and code blue response to the institution.
 
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives paid vacation, health insurance, and professional travel reimbursements.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PharmD, successful completion of PGY-1 residency, eligibility for licensure in the state of Georgia, curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation
 
Training Site Type: Hospital, Ambulatory Care
Model Type(s): Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 100
Non-Professional Staff: 100
Total Beds: 953
Average Daily Census: 500
Site Special Features:   Grady Health System offers comprehensive medical care to patients in the Atlanta area via: A 953-bed acute teaching hospital containing 120 intensive care beds, ambulatory care clinics,one of the nation’s busiest Level 1 Trauma center, nationally recognized burn unit, Level IV neonatal intensive care unit, Georgia Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center, Georgia Cancer Center of Excellence, the largest free-standing HIV clinics in the country and Marcus Stroke & Neuroscience Center and renovated Emergency Care Center.