Residency Listing

San Joaquin General Hospital
500 W Hospital Road
French Camp, CA 95231
Code: 92750
NMS Code: 135313
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Andrea B Hinton, Pharm.D.
(209) 468-6047
Fax: (209) 468-7139
Email: ahinton@sjgh.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: Jennifer T Hirai, Pharm.D.
(209) 468-6027
Fax: (209) 468-7139
Email: jhirai@sjgh.org
  
Program Contact: Andrea B Hinton, Pharm.D.
(209) 468-6047
Fax: (209) 468-7139
Email: ahinton@sjgh.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2019-01-03
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 47800
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   The San Joaquin General Hospital Pharmacy Practice Residency is designed to provide a solid foundation in pharmaceutical care, while focusing on basic principles of personal and professional leadership. SJGH is a county-run teaching hospital with medical residency programs in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine and General Surgery. Residents work as an integral part of teaching teams in the delivery of patient care. Core rotations include Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Critical Care, Infectious Disease, and Cardiology. Residents also participate in pharmacist-managed anticoagulation, heart failure, and diabetes clinics throughout the entire year. The development of teaching skills is emphasized, and residents are involved in precepting pharmacy clerkship students from the University of the Pacific and provide didactic lectures to both pharmacy students and medical staff throughout the year.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Residents receive paid vacation, holidays, health insurance, and travel to ASHP Midyear and CSHP Seminar.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Applicants must submit a curriculum vitae, a letter of intent, three letters of recommendation, official transcripts, and a professional writing sample. Candidates must be eligible for licensure in California.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital and Clinics System
Owner Affiliate: Government - San Joaquin County
Model Type(s): Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 14
Non-Professional Staff: 15
Total Beds: 196
Average Daily Census: 125
Site Special Features:   SJGH is located in the Central Valley of California, just south of Stockton and about 10 minutes from University of the Pacific. San Francisco and the Sierra Mountains are both within a short drive. Residents' training is given a high priority and the program is carefully organized to optimize learning. In addition to core clinical skills, special emphasis is placed on teaching, time management, and drug use management. The hospital's close affiliation with the Health Plan of San Joaquin provides an excellent opportunity to develop managed care skills.