Kaiser Permanente Pharmacy Resident II - Drug Information (MT-2183) in Downey, California

Receive training in a variety of pharmacy practice settings to meet the educational outcomes and goals set by the American Society of Hospital Pharmacists (ASHP). To develop competence, skills, and application of drug therapy knowledge in providing the broad scope of pharmaceutical services needed in a practice setting.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Train in the required pharmacy practice settings for a specified number of weeks as set by the Program to

meet the core objectives of the program.

  • Elect training in other pharmacy practice settings as offered by the Program.

  • Develop and implement a longitudinal residency project under the guidance of Residency Director, Coordinator, Preceptors, or Project Advisors.

  • Present findings of project at the Western States Regional Residency Conference.

  • Complete additional projects and activities as required.

  • Attend Professional and Educational Meetings/Conferences Complete twelve (12) months of training program to meet the program goals as well as the educational outcomes set by ASHP/AMCP prior to receiving certificate of completion.

Basic Qualifications:


  • N/A


  • Graduate of an Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)-accredited (or ACPE candidate status) Doctor of Pharmacy degree program.

License, Certification, Registration

  • Must have a current California Intern license by start of program.

  • Must have a California Pharmacist License by October 1st.

  • PGY2 Residents who have not obtained a California Pharmacist license by October 1st are subject to suspension until license is obtained. If license is not obtained by December 15th, employment will be subject to termination.

Additional Requirements:

  • Must have successfully completed a first year (PGY 1 or similar) pharmacy residency program prior to start date in position or have equivalent experience approved by ASHP.

  • Must participate in and adhere to the rules of the Resident Matching Program (RMP) process.

  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Must have a current California Intern license by July 1, 2018 and a current California Pharmacist license by August 1, 2018.


  • PR # MT-2183

  • Position may require occasional travel to other KPMCP & Non-KPMCP locations for meetings, training, etc.

  • Residency Program of 1 year duration from 7/1/18 - 6/30/19.


TITLE: Pharmacy Resident II - Drug Information (MT-2183)

LOCATION: Downey, California


External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.