Neurosurgical Critical Care is a 5 week required learning experience. The resident will round 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.
Teaching and Learning
Teaching and Learning is designed to develop the resident’s ability to determine an audience’s educational needs, capture audience attention, and transmit information through the use of various media (written, verbal, and electronic). The goal of this rotation is to provide the resident with an experience of teaching within a pharmacy practice department at a pharmacy school and to expose them to a faculty member’s responsibilities, including didactic and experiential teaching, service to the school and profession at large, and clinical practice site management.
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 will round with the Surgical Trauma and Acute Resuscitative Services (STARS) team consisting of a surgical intensivist, physician assistants (PA) as well as clinical pharmacist. Other disciplines on rounds may include, but is not limited to, PA students, respiratory therapist, case management, social worker, charge nurse, and the primary nurse caring for the patient.
Additional Elective Rotation Selections
Possible upon individual discussion with the program and in conjunction with pharmacy services provided at Capital Health.