Wake Forest Baptist Health is recruiting for a resident for the PGY2 Pediatric Residency Program. The PGY2 Pediatric Residency Program provides an excellent learning environment for the resident to develop clinical, analytical, teaching, and leadership skills as it relates to the pediatric patient.
Over the course of the year, the resident will have a broad range of pediatric learning experiences in a progressive, academic setting that takes a multidisciplinary approach to patient care. Required rotations include Pediatric Critical Care, Neonatology, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, and General Pediatrics. Elective rotations provide the opportunity for residents to tailor the year to their interests and include but are not limited to Pediatric Infectious Diseases, antibiotic support team (AST), Pediatric Nephrology, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Surgery, and Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Experience in Pediatric Ambulatory Care, Transitions of Care, and Pediatric Practice Management will be provided through longitudinal learning experiences. The resident will gain experience in academia through co-precepting of pharmacy students and PGY1 residents, preceptor development, and didactic lectures.
Requirements: A Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an accredited school, licensure in the state of North Carolina or eligible, and successful completion of an ASHP accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Residency.
About Wake Forest Baptist Health
Located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, WFBMC is a Level I Adult and Pediatric trauma and burn centers. It is an integrated system that operates 1,004 acute care, rehabilitation and psychiatric care beds, outpatient services, and community health and information centers. WFBMC has been recognized in U.S. News & World Report’s rankings for the 26th consecutive year with seven specialties listed among the nation’s finest. The specialties earning top-50 spots in the 2018-2019 report were Cancer (No. 19), Nephrology (No. 38), Geriatrics (No. 31), Gynecology (No. 49), Ear, Nose, and Throat (No. 30), Pulmonology (41) and Neurology and Neurosurgery (No. 47). The Medical Center consists of an adult inpatient care facility, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Heart and Vascular Center, Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Brenner Children’s Hospital, Emergency Departments for both adult and pediatric patients, and large outpatient care facilities. Through these resources the hospital provides acute care to both adult and pediatric patients throughout the western region of North Carolina and specialty care to patients internationally. WFBMC admits approximately 40,00...0 inpatients each year and has over a million outpatient visits at all ambulatory and outpatient departments. WFBMC performs approximately 14,500 annual inpatient and 22,800 outpatient surgeries and its emergency room has approximately 108,000 visits per year. WFBMC is affiliated with Wake Forest School of Medicine and Wake Forest Innovation Quarter.
Over 350 administrators, pharmacists, and technicians provide comprehensive pharmacy services spanning the continuum of care across multiple patient populations. WFBMC has a long history of clinical excellence and innovation in pharmacy practice. Today the department provides decentralized clinical services to more than 37 inpatient services and a variety of ambulatory clinics. Pharmacists and technicians partner to ensure safe transitions of care during patient admission and discharge and assist patients in accessing pharmaceutical care. In the ambulatory setting the Department of Pharmacy has community and specialty outpatient services as well as home infusion. Graduate Pharmacy Education consists of nine ASHP accredited residency programs, an internship program, and learning experiences for four schools of pharmacy in North Carolina.