The PGY1 community-based pharmacy residency program prepares pharmacists as servant leaders within the profession. Emphasis within the community-based residency program is placed on providing pharmacist practitioners with unique opportunities and experiences to:
Prepare you for direct patient care positions
Cultivate leaders capable of medication therapy management (MTM) development that deliver advanced services to optimize patient care
Serve as role models in education
Prepare you for academia or further PGY2 training in a focused area of practice
Community-based patient care
Consultant chronic care management
International medical missions
Medication therapy management
The residency program activities and experiences are conducted a majority of the time at Atlantis Pharmacy, an independent community pharmacy located 1 block north of JFK Medical Center. Atlantis Pharmacy’s goal is to exceed the expectations of patients and providers with the highest quality of services and products and does so by working collaboratively with health care professionals to provide optimal pharmaceutical care to all patients. The staff at the pharmacy consists of 2 full time pharmacist, 1 office manager, 3 pharmacy technicians, 1 operations manager, and 1 University-supported pharmacist. Services the pharmacy provides include: compounding, Medicine-On-Time, immunizations, various disease state specific services such as INR monitoring and cholesterol screening.
Additional practice sites include:
JFK Internal Medicine Clinic
Community Health Center of West Palm Beach
Gregory School of Pharmacy
Various specialty pharmacies/clinics
About Palm Beach Atlantic University, PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency
Palm Beach Atlantic University (PBA) offers a variety of residency programs that prepare you to become servant leaders within the profession of pharmacy.
Our programs are designed to provide a solid foundation in patient-centered care in a variety of settings, while focusing on fostering personal and professional leadership. We are currently the only residency program that actively incorporates faith integration as one of our core traits. Emphasis within our programs is placed on:
Patient centered care
Our residency program directors and preceptors are dedicated to nurturing resident knowledge, skills, and growth as pharmacy professionals.