About Texas Children's HospitalSince 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years. Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation. To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.
We are searching for a Pharmacy Resident - someone who works well in a fast-paced hospital setting. In this position, you’ll promote pharmaceutical care by managing the medication process, identifying and preventing potential drug-related problems, and resolving actual drug-related problems. You will serve in a learning position to develop competence and leadership skills to participate in directing the pharmacy profession. You will participate in a variety of activities to enhance knowledge to promote and identify strategies to provide safe, effective services. You will assist in direct patient care activities to promote optimal drug therapy and resolving medication use problems in a manner developmentally appropriate for the ages of patients served (0-adult).
Think you’ve got what it takes?
•Conducts pharmacy practice projects to gain a broad understanding of pharmacy clinical care and administration
•Utilizes practice knowledge and skills to serve as a Clinical Practitioner
•Responsible for participating/engaging in human resource management/developing plans and programs related to pharmacy practice projects
•Communicates with others
•Performs other essential functions
•Cares for one or more of the following age groups routinely: Neonates, Infants, Toddlers, Preschool Age, School Age, Adolescent, and Adult
•Performs additional tasks as required (job duties dependent on staffing shift)
•License to practice pharmacy in Texas or be eligible for licensure (all residents MUST be licensed by 90 days after the residency start date, per the Pharmacy Departmental Residency Policy)