Residency Listing

John Muir Health
1601 Ygnacio Valley Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Code: 92179
NMS Code: 269813
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Pre-candidate
Residency Program Director: Ramy Khem, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCCP
(925) 947-6531
Director of Pharmacy: Martin Iyoya, Pharm.D., FCSHP
(925) 947-4410
Program Contact: Ramy Khem, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCCP
(925) 947-6531
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2018-12-31
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 53000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   *NMS Code 269813 - The residency experience integrates clinical, administrative and distributive functions to teach skills necessary to become pharmaceutical care professionals. The program is designed to meet resident's goals. Core rotations: medicine, pediatrics, administration, ambulatory and critical care. Elective rotations: ER, medication safety, and many more. Other experiences: P&T, MUE, code blue, multidisciplinary rounds, leadership opportunities, and mentoring students. Clinical services: antithrombotic management, antimicrobial management, pharmacokinetic/renal dosing, TPN management, electrolyte management, pain management, glucose management and IV/PO conversions.
Fringe Benefits:   Vacation/Sick: 10 days; Professional Leave: 10 days; Travel Stipend: Amount TBD and may not cover all travel expenses; Insurance: Medical/Dental/Vision
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   ACPE-accredited school of pharmacy, eligible for licensure in California, three letters of recommendations in the standard PhORCAS form, a cover letter describing the elements of the program that most interest you. In addition, submit a short video of yourself to (Email Subject: "Your Name – Residency Application Video") that contains the following: (a) The video must contain you speaking; (b) Introduce yourself – say your full name/pharmacy school; (c) Answer the question: "What made you choose pharmacy as your profession?"; (d) Optional: You can choose to include anything else you would like us to know about you. Duration is 2 minutes or less.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Acute Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 38
Non-Professional Staff: 35
Number of Medical Centers: 4
Total Beds: 554
Average Daily Census: 320
Site Special Features:   JMH is a level II Trauma center consisting of two medical campuses, ambulatory care, and behavioral health. JMH is a nationally recognized health care facility that is affiliated with the UCSF School of Pharmacy and Touro University School of Pharmacy. The majority of preceptors are residency trained, board certified, involved in local/regional conferences,  and hold offices in professional organizations.