The program will provide the candidate with the necessary experience to become a competent and confident critical care pharmacy practitioner. Core rotations are Medical ICU, Surgical ICU, Neuro ICU and Emergency Medicine with electives in Cardiac, Cardiothoracic, Nutrition, Pediatric, and Neonatal ICU. Off-site elective experiences may also be available in the areas of Trauma and Toxicology The resident precepts APPE pharmacy students and PGY1 residents, conducts in-services for hospital staff and lectures for pharmacotherapeutics courses at two different pharmacy schools. Research requirements include an MUE and a project designed to improve the quality of ICU care. The resident will participate as an ad hoc member of several committees including the Pharmacy and Therapeutics, Critical Care Standards, Critical Care Practice, Code Blue and Corporate Nurse Pharmacy.
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About Kaleida Health - Buffalo General Medical Center - PGY2 Critical Care
Kaleida Health is a university-affiliated multi-facility system which includes Buffalo General Medical Center / Gates Vascular Institute (BGMC/GVI), DeGraff Memorial Hospital, Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, and John R. Oishei Children's Hospital (OCH). Kaleida Health is the largest healthcare provider in Western New York, serving the area's eight counties with state-of-the-art technology and comprehensive healthcare services. BGMC/GVI offer many specialty services including: cardiothoracic surgery, cardiology, infectious disease, nephrology, orthopedics, neurosurgery and neurology. Each facility has a strong tradition of outstanding service to the WNY community, dating back to as early as the 1800's. Academic affiliation is with University at Buffalo, The State University of New York School of Pharmacy and D’Youville College of Pharmacy. Kaleida Health offers PGY1 programs at BGMC and OCH and PGY2 program in Critical Care, Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine at BGMC.