Residency Listing

Intermountain Medical Center
Department of Pharmacy
5121 South Cottonwood Street
Murray, UT 84107
Code: 87005
NMS Code: 662652
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Critical Care Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Quang P Hoang, Pharm.D., BCPS
(801) 507-5404
Fax: (801) 507-6492
Director of Pharmacy: Carolyn G Kowalchik, RPh, MS
Fax: 801-507-1394
Program Contact: Quang P Hoang, Pharm.D., BCPS
(801) 507-5404
Fax: (801) 507-6492
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: One
Application Deadline: 1/5/2015
Starting Date: 7/1/2015
Estimated Stipend: 60000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Pharmacy services at Intermountain Medical Center are provided by teams of pharmacists within an integrated practice model. The decentralized, unit based pharmacist provide care as part of an interdisciplinary team through: patient care rounds, clinical monitoring, medication order review, admission histories, first-dose teaching, discharge teaching and care coordination. Additional responsibilities of the critical care pharmacist include participation on the rapid code response teams, serve as a drug information resource, and promote medication use stewardship.
Fringe Benefits:   Residents are eligible for full benefits (e.g. vacation/holiday/sick leave, health/life insurance). Travel to the ASHP midyear meeting and the Western States Pharmacy Residency conference will be paid for.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Applicants must be a graduate from an accredited school of pharmacy, complete a prior PGY1 pharmacy residency program, be eligible for UTAH licensure, and willing to complete an onsite interview.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Intermountain Healthcare
Model Type(s): Tertiary teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 100
Non-Professional Staff: 82
Total Beds: 440
Average Daily Census: 350
Site Special Features:   Intermountain Medical Center is a 440 bed tertiary teaching hospital, level 1 trauma center with six intensive care units: Respiratory ICU, Shock-Trauma ICU, Neuroscience ICU, Cardiac ICU, Thoracic ICU, and a Newborn ICU. In addition, the critical care resident will have the opportunity to complete rotations in emergency medicine and infectious disease. Other specialty services, which may be negotiated as elective rotations, include: solid organ transplantation, drug information, and management.