Residency Listing

Ochsner Clinic Foundation (Ochsner Medical Center)
1514 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
Code: 72300
NMS Code: 161513
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Marissa A. Janusek, Pharm.D., BCPS
(504) 833-2337 66027
Fax: (504) 842-5473
Director of Pharmacy: Jason Chou, Pharm.D., M.S.
(504) 842-3043
Fax: (504) 842-4246
Program Contact: Marissa A. Janusek, Pharm.D., BCPS
(504) 833-2337 66027
Fax: (504) 842-5473
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 6
Application Deadline: 1/11/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 42000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

The ASHP-accredited Ochsner Medical Center PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency is an intense twelve month program designed to develop clinical practice skills by providing exposure to a clinical environment that offers diverse training in a variety of pharmacy practice areas. The resident will become proficient in a broad range of services structured to develop their individual strengths and advance the growth of their clinical judgment. The program allows for sufficient flexibility to adapt to the needs and interests of the individual resident, while providing the basic foundation to develop the professional skills essential for a practicing clinical pharmacist. At the completion of the program, the resident will be prepared to function as a general clinical practitioner in an acute care setting and also be prepared to pursue a PGY2 residency. The required rotations include internal medicine, ambulatory care, infectious diseases, drug information, research and critical care. Longitudinal experiences include pharmacy practice management, hospital pharmacy practice and research project. The resident will assist in precepting pharmacy students during clinical rotations.

Fringe Benefits:   

Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, professional travel reimbursement, paid vacation and holidays

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Curriculum vitae, letter of intent, Pharm.D. from an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy, eligible for Louisiana licensure, 3 letters of recommendation, pharmacy school transcript

Training Site Type: Hospital and Clinic
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, non-academic affiliated
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 87
Non-Professional Staff: 52
Total Beds: 610
Average Daily Census: 650
Site Special Features:   

Ochsner Health System has been providing high-quality clinical and hospital patient care to Louisiana residents since 1942. Our healthcare family—today, comprising more than 18,000 employees and over 1,100 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties—is driven by our commitment to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate, and that passion is shared with every person who passes through our doors. Ochsner Health System is the largest not-for-profit employer in the New Orleans area and one of the largest non-university based physician training centers which encompasses 29 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and over 60 neighborhood health center. Ochsner is dedicated to excellence in patient care, education and research. In 2018, Ochsner was named #1 in Louisiana by US News and World Report in three specialties.