Residency Listing

MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center/Miller Children’s and Women’s Hospital Long Beach
2801 Atlantic Avenue
P.O. Box 1428
Long Beach, CA 90806
Code: 92100
NMS Code: 140313,140325
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Neepa Rai, PharmD
(562) 933-2325
Director of Pharmacy: Jane M. Hodding, Pharm.D.
(562) 933-0282
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 7
Application Deadline: 2019-01-04
Starting Date: 2019-07-08
Estimated Stipend: 47800
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center/Miller Children’s and Women’s Hospital Long Beach offer 2 PGY1 residency programs at our two hospitals located on the same campus. The purpose of the residency programs is to provide the highly motivated new pharmacist with a wide ranging experience in advanced pharmacy practice at a large not-for-profit community hospital with a well established clinical pharmacy program. There is specialized emphasis in clinical practice in adult and pediatric medicine, drug information skills, and clinical pharmacokinetics. Residents also are exposed to administration and medication safety. PGY1 Pharmacy Residency (NMS Code 140313): 4 positions. This general practice residency is focused on the management of adult and pediatric patients. PGY1 Pharmacy Residency with an Emphasis in Pediatrics (NMS Code 140325): 3 positions. This residency offers additional longitudinal experiences in pediatrics for those who desire a focus in the management of pediatric patients.
Fringe Benefits:   Full medical and dental benefits, 24 days of paid time off, administrative leave and travel allowances for selected professional meetings. Free parking.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Licensure or eligibility for licensure in California, PharmD degree or equivalent clinical experience, and a minimum GPA of 3.2. Applications will be accepted via PhORCAS only. More information about the residency program including supplemental information that must be included with the application is available.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Community, Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 70
Non-Professional Staff: 70
Total Beds: 770
Average Daily Census: 550
Site Special Features:   MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center/Miller Children’s and Women’s Hospital Long Beach is a well established residency program that has been training pharmacy residents since 1972. Pharmacy services are provided through seven inpatient satellites, three ambulatory care pharmacies and one home infusion pharmacy. Teaching affiliations exist with UCSF, USC, Western University, UOP and UCSD Schools of Pharmacy.