This pharmacy practice residency is a one-year postgraduate program that will use ASHP guidelines to help the resident achieve the desired outcome of becoming an independent, evidence-based medication therapy management expert. With an emphasis on ambulatory care, this program will be tailored to meet the needs of the resident.
PGY1 pharmacy residency programs build on Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligible for board certification, and eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training.
Current Pay Rate: $23.38 per hour
Comprised of both pharmacist and support staff, there are over 100 employees in the department. The KP Kern County Pharmacy Department provides ambulatory pharmaceutical care, outpatient, and home infusion services to its members.
Within the Kern County Service area, there are six Outpatient Pharmacy locations, an Infusion Pharmacy, and ten Ambulatory Care Pharmaceutical Programs.
With an emphasis on ambulatory care, the Kaiser Permanente Kern County program offers the best of both worlds: the familiarity of a smaller medical center setting with the resources and opportunities of a large organization.