Lakeland Regional Heath (LRH) is Florida’s fifth largest hospital with 864 beds located between Tampa and Orlando. It is a community regional referral center housing the second busiest single site emergency department (ED) in the nation with over 204,000 visits annually. LRH is also a Joint Commission accredited Chest Pain Center, AHCA attested Comprehensive Stroke Center, Level II Trauma Center, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, and the only dedicated Pediatric Emergency Department (ED) in the county. The LRH ED has 165 total beds including 16 critical resuscitation beds. The Pediatric ED houses 33 beds including three critical resuscitation beds.
The PGY2 EM residency is a 12-month, organized, directed, postgraduate training program focusing on the development of the skills and competencies necessary to provide optimal pharmaceutical care to emergency medicine patients. Under the guidance of specialty trained preceptors, the resident will develop advanced clinical skills and professional confidence.
Adult Emergency Medicine I and II
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Pre-Hospital (EMS education and ride-along experiences)
Presentations (case conferences, CE seminar, research)
Research (medication use evaluation presented at ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, research presented at Florida Residency Conference, monograph presented to P&T)
Staffing (one weekend per month, additional evening coverage as year progresses)
Successful completion of ASHP-accredited PGY1 residency
State of Florida Board of Pharmacy Licensure by July 15th
About Lakeland Regional Health
Lakeland Regional Health Systems, Inc. includes Lakeland Regional Health Medical Center, an 864-bed, not-for-profit hospital with more than 5,500 employees and an active medical staff of nearly 800 physicians. With 188,000 patient days, almost 3,000 births and 42,000 patient admissions each year, Lakeland Regional Health Medical Center is the fifth largest hospital in Florida. We are also the second busiest single site emergency department in the nation with over 212,000 visits annually. LRH is a Joint Commission accredited Chest Pain Center, AHCA attested Comprehensive Stroke Center, Level II Trauma Center, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and houses the only dedicated Pediatric Emergency Department (ED) in the county. Our medical center handles over 2,100 trauma visits annually and is home to three hybrid operating rooms and catheterization labs to offer patients the least invasive surgeries possible and enhanced patient safety.
Our mission is to deliver the best outcomes and safest care by placing people at the heart of all we do. We improve lives every day by promoting wellness, education and discovery. We promise to treasure all people as uniquely created, to nurture, educate, and guide with integrity, and to inspire each and every one of us to do our very best.