Residency Listing

Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program - Woodland Hills
5601 DeSoto Avenue
Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Code: 92370
NMS Code: 131613
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Mitchell A Pelter, Pharm.D., FCSHP, FASHP, ASH-CHC
(818) 719-2910
Fax: (818) 719-2806
Director of Pharmacy: Lisa L. Rosa, Pharm.D.
1 (818) 719-2910
Fax: 1 (818) 719-2806
Program Contact: Mitchell A Pelter, Pharm.D., FCSHP, FASHP, ASH-CHC
(818) 719-2910
Fax: (818) 719-2806
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2019-01-08
Starting Date: 2019-06-25
Estimated Stipend: 48630
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Our residency is designed to provide ambulatory care training in a wide variety of clinics (e.g., oncology, geriatrics, nephrology, HIV, anticoagulation, pain management, population care management), home health as well as training in academic outreach, and acute care setting. Each resident will be required to complete a scholarly residency project and present this as a poster at a professional meeting, create a publishable manuscript, and presentation at the Western States Residency Conference. Residents will serve as preceptors for pharmacy students. There is also a precepted, volunteer opportunity to provide ambulatory CVD care to indigent patients at a free clinic.
Fringe Benefits:   Medical/dental/vision coverage, paid holidays, reimbursement for some travel and job-related expenses, attendance at CSHP Seminar, paid BLS, ECG, and ACLS training, white coats, free parking.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. by start of program. Eligibility for licensure in CA, letter of intent, curriculum vitae, official pharmacy school transcripts, three letters of recommendation.
Training Site Type: Integrated Health Care System
Owner Affiliate: Kaiser Permanente
Model Type(s): Group
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 94
Non-Professional Staff: 156
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 284
Average Daily Census: 140
Site Special Features:   KPWHMC (a community within the city of Los Angeles) is a full service medical center containing a 284-bed hospital with associated medical offices in the Western San Fernando Valley (City of Los Angeles) through Ventura County. Serving over 252,000 Kaiser Foundation Health Plan members in LA County. KPWHMC is comprised of most medical and surgical subspecialties. The facility also hosts a family medicine residency program. Pharmacy residents collaborate with practicing physicians and family medicine residents, in a variety of specialties, as an equal partner on the health care team.