Residency Listing

Providence Tarzana Medical Center
Department of Pharmacy
18321 Clark Street
Tarzana, CA 91356
Code: 92002
NMS Code: 116113
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Susan S. Wee, Pharm.D.
(818) 708-5355
Fax: (818) 708-5165
Email: susan.wee@providence.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: Goorgen Boghossian, Pharm. D.
(818) 708-5413
Fax: (818) 708-5165
Email: goorgen.boghossian@providence.org
  
Program Contact: Susan S. Wee, Pharm.D.
(818) 708-5355
Fax: (818) 708-5165
Email: susan.wee@providence.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2019-01-02
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   The purpose of the residency program is to build on Doctor of Pharmacy education and develop clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligible for board certification, and eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training. Some of unique features of our program include clinical, administrative, operational and leadership roles. The resident will have various learningexperience including TPN consults, Antimicrobial Stewardship program, and Emergency medicine; participate in multidisciplinary committee including P&T committee; conduct pharmacy practice research; educate nursing; and precept pharmacy school students.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Two weeks paid vacation, medical benefits, travel and registration reimbursements for residency related conferences.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Doctor of Pharmacy degree, licensure in California (or have taken board exam by July 1), Curriculum vitae, pharmacy school transcripts, three letters of recommendation.
 
Owner Affiliate: Providence St Joseph Health & Services
Model Type(s): Acute Care Community Hospital
Professional Staff: 15
Non-Professional Staff: 24
Total Beds: 250
Average Daily Census: 170
Site Special Features:   Providence Tarzana Regional Medical Center is a 250 bed acute care community hospital. The hospital offers medical services to include: 24-hour Emergency Department, Oncology, women’s services, NICU, PICU, Cardiology, and Diabetes Care Center. The institution is home of the San Fernando Valley Heart Institute and is one of Los Angeles’ STEMI centers. The institution is a teaching affiliate of USC School of Pharmacy and Western University of health Sciences College of Pharmacy. The hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission.