Residency Listing

St. David's South Austin Medical Center
901 W. Ben White Blvd
Austin, TX 78704
Code: 74047
NMS Code: 215213
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Daniel Giddings, Pharm.D., BCPS
(281) 961-8094
Fax: (512) 816-7457
Director of Pharmacy: Amy R. Jones, Pharm.D.
(512) 816-6023
Fax: (512) 816-7457
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2017-01-06
Starting Date: 2018-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 41000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   St. David's South Austin Medical Center (SDSAMC) provides the resident with a solid foundation in acute patient care. Required learning experiences include: Hospital Pharmacy Practice, Internal Medicine, Pharmacy Administration and Management, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine and Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplant. Longitudinal learning experiences are Residency Research Project, Antimicrobial Stewardship, Inpatient Staffing and Academic Teaching Certificate. The elective learning experiences are flexible based on the resident's goals and options include: Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Shock Trauma, Palliative Care, Pharmacy Informatics and Free Standing Emergency Department. SDSAMC is a preceptor site for University of Texas IPPE and APPE pharmacy students. The resident has the opportunity to present their research project at the ASHP mid-year meeting, the TSHP Alcalde meeting and the Celebrating Pharmacy Research Excellence Day at University of Texas.
Fringe Benefits:   The resident will receive medical and life insurance, paid vacations, holidays, sick leave, compensated travel, free parking, and discounted meals, This residency also includes paid membership to AASHP /TSHP and ASHP and compensated fees for ASHP national mid-year meeting and TSHP annual meeting.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Applicant should have Doctor of Pharmacy degree, criteria to apply for Texas Board of Pharmacy License or current Texas Board of Pharmacy License. Applicant should have a minimum of 3.0 GPA. Please submit transcripts, curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation, and college of pharmacy academic transcript.
Training Site Type: Acute care community hospital
Owner Affiliate: Privately operated
Model Type(s): Acute care community hospital
Tax Status: For Profit
Professional Staff: 40
Number of Medical Centers: 8
Total Beds: 300
Average Daily Census: 195
Site Special Features:   SDSAMC is recognized as a certified stroke response center and level 2 trauma center as well as has a level 2 nursery, the busiest Adult ER in Austin with 110,000 visits per year, a Davinci robot for surgery and the only bone marrow transplant unit in Austin. We have 2 free standing emergency departments and 1 urgent care clinic affiliated with the hospital. Our residency program has an affiliation with the University of Texas College of Pharmacy. St. David's Healthcare is ranked 15th in Thomas Reuters ranking of healthcare systems, was awarded the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2014 and is voted annually as one of the best places to work in the Austin American Statesman newspaper.