Texas Children's Hospital is the largest freestanding children’s hospital in the United States and is located in the world-renowned Texas Medical Center. We are recruiting for two PGY2-pediatric residents for our 12-month ASHP-accredited residency program.
The PGY2 program is a focused on direct patient care, practice management, and providing education. Residents will develop these skills through a comprehensive residency experience. Patient care learning experiences are available in a variety of pediatric sub-specialties including: general medicine, pediatric critical care, neonatal intensive care, cardiac critical care, heart failure, solid organ transplant (abdominal and thoracic), hematology/oncology, stem cell transplant, pulmonary/Cystic Fibrosis, pulmonary hypertension, neurology, pain management, emergency medicine, and maternal medicine. In addition to patient care, residents will gain experience in practice management through learning experiences including: clinical administration, longitudinal quality initiatives, and formulary management. Each experience allows for the development of skills in the education of learners, healthcare providers, and patients. The program is tailored to meet the pre-defined program goals and objectives based on the resident interests and past experience.
Residents provide staffing support to the pharmacy department both in order verification and a distributive role. Residents are expected to staff every 3rd weekend. Each resident will staff one holiday.
Stipend: $54,000 plus medical, dental, and vision benefits
Program requirements: Doctor of Pharmacy, Completion of a PGY1 residency, Eligibility for state of Texas licensure
About Texas Children's Hospital
Texas Children's, a 680-bed teaching institution, is comprised of Texas Children's Hospital (TCH) and Texas Children's Pavilion for Women. TCH is the largest freestanding children’s hospital in the United States. TCH is located in the world-renowned Texas Medical Center and is affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. TCH is recognized as one of the best children’s hospitals in the country by U. S. News & World Report. The Texas Children's system also includes two community campuses TCH West Campus and TCH The Woodlands campus.