Residency Listing

Banner Baywood Medical Center
6644 E. Baywood Ave.
Mesa, AZ 85206
Code: 81800
NMS Code: 114113
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Abeer Khouri, Pharm.D., BCPS
(480) 321-4232
Fax: (480)-321-4242
Director of Pharmacy: Jeremy W. Hall, Pharm.D.
(480) 321-4129
Fax: (480) 321-4242
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 1/5/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 52000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   This residency offers the opportunity to practice pharmaceutical care in an acute care community hospital with a large geriatric population. Mandatory rotations include Administration, Ambulatory Care, Cardiology, Critical Care/Emergency Medicine, Drug Information (longitudinal), Internal Medicine, Pharmacy Operations/Staffing (longitudinal) Pharmacy Practice Model Initiative, Practice Management, (longitudinal). Elective opportunities include Ambulatory Care, Cardiovascular Critical Care, Infectious Diseases, Neurology, Nutrition Support, and Oncology (at Banner MD Anderson). In addition, multiple opportunities exist for presentations and teaching.
Fringe Benefits:   Paid vacation/holidays/sick leave/health/life insurance/travel/parking
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Academic transcript, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation as submitted through PhorCAS are required. Must have authorization to work in the United States.

Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private-Banner Health System
Model Type(s): Community Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 16
Non-Professional Staff: 21
Number of Medical Centers: 2
Total Beds:


Site Special Features:   

Banner Baywood Medical Center (BBMC) is located in Mesa, AZ, which is part of Phoenix's rapidly growing East Valley. BBMC is the fastest growing hospital in the East Valley. The 342-bed community-based non-profit facility shares a campus with the newly expanded 111-bed Banner Heart Hospital (BHH). Services at BBMC/BHH include the following: cardiology, orthopedics, critical care, neurology, and oncology in addition to comprehensive medical and surgical services. Affiliations with the University of Arizona and Midwestern University schools of Pharmacy are maintained. The inpatient pharmacy department has an innovative clinical team supporting an active clinical program including anticoagulation management, pain management, parenteral nutrition, pharmacokinetics, pharmacotherapy, renal dosing, IV-to-oral interchange services as well as providing drug information and patient education. Pharmacy techinicians have recently been added to collect medication histories in the ED. The Medication Management Clinic is staffed by clinical pharmacists who provide outpatient medication monitoring, management, and education for patients with diabetes, heart failure, those receiving anticoagulation and those requiring perioperative blood management services.