Twelve (12) month Pharmacy Residency Program in pre accreditation status by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) to provide post-graduate pharmacist training in clinical and distributive pharmacy for an integrated health care system. The candidate will be expected to promote the safe and effective use of medication for all patients of the hospital through proper interpretation of physician orders, accurate dispensing of pharmaceuticals, and monitoring of therapy. The candidate should be able to provide accurate, adequate and timely drug information to other health care providers. Maintain and review patient profiles and make recommendations to prescribers to ensure appropriateness of therapy, avoid drug interactions and adverse reaction. The candidate should also be able to assist in maintaining appropriate inventories of approved medication for routine, emergency, and floor stock situation.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.