Residency Listing

Howard County General Hospital
Department of Pharmacy
5755 Cedar Lane
Columbia, MD 21044
Code: 35010
NMS Code: 203213
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Isha Shah John, Pharm.D.
(410) 740-7397
Director of Pharmacy: Isha Shah John, Pharm.D.
(410) 740-7397
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo
Number of Positions: 2
Estimated Stipend: 45000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The residency program offers training opportunities in internal medicine, critical care, pediatrics, cardiology and geriatrics. As an affiliate of Johns Hopkins Medicine residents will be given the opportunity to take part in various activities at the JHH campus, including elective rotations. Teaching experiences are available at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. Residents will provide patient education, follow patients in the Anticoagulation Clinic and participate in a multidisciplinary approach in the care of patients.
Fringe Benefits:   Health, dental, life and disability insurance. 10 Paid days off. 2 paid holidays and financial support for required meetings.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D., or equivalent experience, eligibility for Maryland licensure, college transcript, curriculum vitae, 3 reference letters, and a letter of intent.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Johns Hopkins Medical Institute
Model Type(s): Community Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 31
Non-Professional Staff: 22
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 266
Average Daily Census: 180
Site Special Features:   Howard County General Hospital is a proud member of the Johns Hopkins Healthcare System an affiliate of the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. Clinical services provided by the pharmacy department include but are not limited to pharmokinetic monitoring, parenteral nutrition support, IV to PO conversion, renal dosing, drug information, inpatient anticoagulation monitoring, and anticoagulation ambulatory care services. We are an innovative hospital serving our community for over 40 years.