Neurosurgical Critical Care is an elective learning experience. The resident rounds with the neurosurgical critical care team in the neurosurgical critical care area of Capital Health Regional Medical Center. The teaching team includes the neurosurgeon and neurosurgical physician assistants. Other disciplines on the team include the clinical pharmacy specialist, respiratory therapist, case management, social worker, charge nurse, and primary nurse for patient.
Infectious disease elective allows the resident to collaborate directly with Infectious Disease pharmacist and physician specialists to follow patients and participate prospectively in the care of these patients on a daily basis. Focus is put on evaluating, designing and monitoring therapy for infectious diseases.
Surgical Care is designed to allow the resident to learn to manage acute and/or critical care needs of the post-operative patients. The resident rounds with Surgical Trauma and Acute Resuscitative Services care team consisting of a surgical intensivist, physician assistants (PA) as well as a clinical pharmacist. Other disciplines on rounds may include, but are not limited to, PA students, respiratory therapist, case management, social worker, charge nurse, and the primary nurse caring for the patient.
Medication Use and Safety
Medication Use and Safety is an elective experience aimed at providing the resident with a working understanding of how regulatory and legal standards and safety standards impact the manner in which pharmacy services and medication usage is structured in an institution.
Additional Elective Rotation Selections
Possible upon individual discussion with the program and in conjunction with pharmacy services provided at Capital Health.