This program is designed to provide advanced clinical training and leadership opportunities from a dedicated and knowledgeable critical care preceptor team. Built on over 25 years of experience training PGY1 residents and 10 years training PGY2 residents, this specialty program offers many evidence-based clinical experiences. Required rotations include surgical/trauma-, medical-, neurosurgical-, and cardiovascular-critical care, and emergency medicine, and nutrition. Elective rotations include toxicology, infectious diseases, antimicrobial stewardship, cardiovascular ICU II (emphasis on advanced heart failure with cardiac devices, mechanical circulatory support, and heart and lung transplant), peri-operative pharmacy, transplant ICU (abdominal), community critical care (Community Memorial Hospital), and academia (Concordia University) including an advanced teaching certificate with an emphasis in critical care and an optional Future Faculty Certificate. Research projects and teaching activities are tailored to meet the needs/interests of the resident. Residents will have the opportunity to precept residents, APPE, and LAPPE students on clinical rotations. ACLS, PALS, and FCCS training provided.
Duration/Type: 12 month residency Number of Positions: 2 Application Deadline: Jan. 2, 2019
About Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin
Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Froedtert Hospital, is a 603 bed academic medical center and level one trauma center that is part of a regional health network that delivers highly coordinated, cost-effective health care to the residents of southeastern Wisconsin and beyond. The hospital is located on the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center Campus, and is the primary adult teaching affiliate of the Medical College of Wisconsin. Through an integrated practice model, pharmacists provide comprehensive care, including admission medication histories and discharge teaching to patients throughout the hospital. The Department of Pharmacy maintains an excellent rapport with nursing and medical staff and is actively involved in their educational programs, policy development and clinical initiatives. In addition, pharmacists provide education, medication monitoring, and other services in ambulatory clinics on campus. Residents will gain clinical and practical exposure in various care settings and participate in interdisciplinary committees to facilitate skill development related to design and implementation of patient care initiatives.