Residency Listing

Baptist Health Medical Center Little Rock
9601 Interstate 630 Exit 7
Little Rock, AR 72205-7202
Code: 71008
NMS Code: 211813
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Amber V Powell, Pharm.D., BCPS
(501) 202-1097
Director of Pharmacy: David W. Cobb, PD
(501) 202-2126
Fax: (501) 202-7055
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 1/1/2017
Starting Date: 6/15/2018
Estimated Stipend: 47486
Residency Special Features:   Our residency develops pharmacy clinicians able to excel as confident, independent, and responsible practitioners. Residents will acquire leadership, teaching, and professional skills needed to succeed as general practitioners serving diverse patient populations. Learning experiences include Internal Medicine-Nephrology, Critical Care, Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine-Cardiology, and Informatics. Longitudinal experiences include Practice management, Cardiac and Renal Transplantation, Clinical Staffing, and Research Project management. The resident will have opportunities to precept pharmacy students and complete a teaching certificate program.
Fringe Benefits:   Competitive salary, Medical/Dental insurance, paid time off, professional travel reimbursement, ASHP membership, discounted meals, free parking garage.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Applications will only be accepted through the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service, PhORCAS. The resident must graduate from an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy, and be eligible for Arkansas licensure by July 31st. Application materials should include academic transcript, curriculum vitae, letter of intent, and three references from prior employers and educators. An on-site interview is required for program candidates. Employment is contingent on successful completion of a required employee physical, drug/nicotine screen, and background check.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Community
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 33
Non-Professional Staff: 28
Number of Medical Centers: Four (BHMC-LR, Recuperative Care Unit, Baptist Health Rehabilitation Institute, and Outpatient Transplant Clinic)
Total Beds: 783
Average Daily Census: 410
Site Special Features:   Baptist Health Medical Center – Little Rock is part of Arkansas’ most comprehensive healthcare system with more than 175 access points throughout the state. BHMC-LR services include: Level II Trauma Center with 90 adult ICU beds monitored by eICU technology, Heart and Renal Transplant Center, Stroke Center of Excellence, Bariatric Center of Excellence, and Orthopedic Center of Excellence. BHMC-LR serves as a clinical clerkship site for two colleges of pharmacy.