Residency Listing

Nebraska Medicine
981090 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-1090
Code: 65103
NMS Code: 607652
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Critical Care Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Gregory J. Peitz, Pharm. D., BCPS
(402) 559-7508
Fax: (402) 559-4907
Director of Pharmacy: Lori Murante, Pharm.D.
(402) 559-6426
Fax: (402) 559-9175
Program Contact: Gregory J. Peitz, Pharm. D., BCPS
(402) 559-7508
Fax: (402) 559-4907
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2019-01-02
Starting Date: 2019-06-30
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The PGY2 Critical Care Residency at Nebraska Medicine offers a unique and stimulating learning environment that provides comprehensive clinical training in critical care pharmacy practice. A resident completing this program will be a competent practitioner in the care of critically ill patients who will be qualified to function as a highly skilled critical care practitioner within a health system or in academia. The resident will be integrally involved with health-care professionals throughout the continuum of patient care, including patient education, assessment and therapeutic recommendations. Working with experienced pharmacy clinicians, the resident also will gain experience serving as a preceptor for pharmacy students and PGY1 pharmacy residents. Residents will provide compassionate, evidence-based, progressive medical care. The program allows tailored instruction for the individual based on interest and past experiences.
Fringe Benefits:   Comprehensive benefits package that includes paid time off, life, health and dental insurance, financial assistance to professional meetings and low-cost parking
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Applicants shall be graduates of an Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)-accredited Doctor of Pharmacy degree program Applicants must be licensed or eligible for licensure as a pharmacist in the state of Nebraska Licensure must be obtained by July 31 Applicants shall participate and adhere to all rules of the Resident Matching Program process.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Nebraska Medicine
Model Type(s): Academic Medical Center
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 84
Non-Professional Staff: 80
Number of Medical Centers: 2
Total Beds: 809
Average Daily Census: 481
Site Special Features:   Nebraska Medicine is the clinical partner of the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC), which includes the Colleges of Medicine, Pharmacy, Nursing, Dentistry and Allied Health. UNMC, with an enrollment of approximately 3,600 students, is the only public academic health science center in Nebraska and is internationally recognized as a leader in patient care, research and education. The not-for-profit hospital is known for excellence and innovation in medicine. Nebraska Medicine is an 809 bed, Comprehensive Level one trauma center with over 60,000 emergency room visits per year. As the primary teaching hospital for UNMC, Nebraska Medicine is a respected leader in solid organ transplantation, cardiology, blood and marrow transplantation, oncology and neurosciences. Nebraska Medicine brings together the expertise of private practice medicine with the strengths of an academic health center. The many areas of specialization give each resident a variety of experiences, from the critically ill neonate to the cancer patient undergoing blood and marrow transplantation. By combining state-of-the-art research, education and exceptional patient care, we offer the best of both worlds.The working relationship between Nebraska Medicine and the UNMC College of Pharmacy provides a solid foundation for a quality pharmacy residency program. The program provides an excellent mixture of clinical experiences, one-on-one interaction with faculty and clinical preceptors, and the flexibility to modify the program to individual needs. In addition, the residency provides many opportunities for educating and precepting students. The end product is pharmacy training that actively involves the resident in patient care, education and research.