Baystate Medical Center, in affiliation with MCPHS-University (Worcester campus) offers the PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency Program's with a purpose to build on Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) education and outcomes to contribute to the developments of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions within a health system, eligible for board certification, and eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency or fellowship training (i.e. ambulatory care, geriatrics, academia or pharmacotherapy). Focused training includes in-patient acute care medicine (Internal Medicine and Acute Heart Failure), Ambulatory Care Pharmacotherapy Clinics, Specialty Pharmacy, Academia, Transitions of Care, and Outpatient Pharmacy Services.Within several miles of Baystate Medical Center, the resident will have learning experiences in ambulatory care and geriatrics at Baystate owned Community Health Centers and at our Specialty Pharmacy.
Applications must be submitted through PhoRCAS. All PhORCAS applications must include the following: College of Pharmacy transcript; 3 references completed using the PhORCAS reference form; Letter of Intent and Curriculum Vitae. In addition, please complete and upload the Applicant's Questionnaire for Pharmacy Residents to your PhORCAS application (found on the Baystate PGY1 pharmacy residency web site: https://www.baystatehealth.org/-/media/files/residencies/applicantquestionnaire.pdf?la=en The requirements for acceptance include: eligibility for pharmacist licensure in Massachusetts, Pharm.D. degree, completed online application submitted by deadline.
About Baystate Medical Center PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency
Baystate Medical Center (BMC), in Springfield, Massachusetts, is an academic, research, and teaching hospital that serves as a training site of University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate. BMC is a 716-bed facility with 57 bassinets. It is the region's only Level 1 trauma center and pediatric trauma center. Baystate Medical Center is the flagship hospital in Baystate Health which is a five hospital health care system. The Baystate Health pharmacy residency programs are affiliated with MCPHS University- Worcester Campus and Western New England University.