Children's Hospital & Medical Center located in Omaha, Nebraska is a 145-bed nonprofit organization caring for children since 1948. It is the only full-service pediatric specialty health care center in Nebraska. Patients are referred from throughout the region for the treatment of complex or unusual diseases in addition to pediatric primary care. Children's Hospital also serves as the primary teaching site for the Pediatric Medical Residency Program for UNMC. Children's Hospital and Medical Center offers more than 40 outpatient specialty clinics. We are Nebraska's only pediatric hospital with affiliation to two Pharmacy Schools, University of Nebraska Medical Center and Creighton University.
The Residency at Children's Hospital is unique practice experience in a stand alone pediatric hospital. The resident will rotate through various practice settings assuming responsibility for all aspects of patient drug therapy, including: medication- use assessment and monitoring; pharmacokinetic consulting; conducting patient interviews and patient medication counseling; advising physicians and nurses on appropriate medication use; attending rounds and providing lectures on drug therapy to medical and nursing staff. In addition the resident will be provided opportunities to serve as a preceptor for pharmacy students, participate in didactic lectures and provide formal presentation to other healthcare providers.
Application deadline is 1/1/2020. Please submit all application material using PhORCAS.
Applicants shall be graduates of an Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) accredited Doctor of Pharmacy degree program. Applicants must be licensed or eligible for licensure as a pharmacist in the state of Nebraska. Licensure must be obtained within 90 days of residency start. Applicants shall participate and adhere to all rules of the Resident Matching Program process.