Residency Listing

Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. - Hawaii
Kaiser Permanente Hawaii Department of Pharmacy Services
2828 Pa'a Street, Ste 2047
Honolulu, HI 96819
Code: 93004
NMS Code: 202313
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Shelley K. Kikuchi, Pharm.D., BCACP
(808) 432-5830
Fax: (808) 432-5840
Director of Pharmacy: Ross Takara, Pharm.D., BCACP
(808) 432-5728
Fax: (808) 432-5840
Program Contact: Laura E. Lum, PharmD.
(808) 432-1262
Fax: (808) 432-5840
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 2
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Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

This Residency provides a unique experience to develop advanced clinical pharmacy skills in a diverse range of practice, including ambulatory care, acute patient care, practice management, and drug use policy development. Core rotations include: Outpatient, Anticoagulation, Geriatrics, MTM, Cardiovascular disease management, Med Surg/Telemetry, CCU, Inpatient Distribution, Leadership/Administration, & Formulary Management. The resident will also lead a project to be presented at the Western States Conference. Elective rotations available include: Hepatitis/HIV, Nephrology, Oncology, Pediatric/NICU, ED, and Transitional Care. The program provides multiple opportunities to establish community partnerships via precepting students, spearheading pharmacy career presentations, and participating in professional conferences. Graduates are well-equipped to transition to careers in managed care.

Fringe Benefits:   Comprehensive medical, dental, vision; 10 paid holidays, 10 vacation days, seminar registration, travel stipend, free parking, and labcoat.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Submit a letter of intent (explain why you are selecting the Kaiser Permanente Hawaii residency program, how our program will help you achieve your career goals, and how you can contribute to our program), curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and pharmacy academic transcript using the PhORCAS web-based application system.
Training Site Type: HMO Hospital and Ambulatory Care clinics
Owner Affiliate: Kaiser Permanente
Model Type(s): Group
Patients Enrolled: 252000
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 150
Non-Professional Staff: 183
Number of Medical Centers: 16
Total Beds: 285
Average Daily Census: 200