Purpose Statement: Blake Medical Center Pharmacy Residency Program builds on the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions. The program will produce confident, self-directed learners who are eligible for board certification in addition to postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training.
BMC Pharmacy Department Mission Statement: The Department of Pharmacy is committed to providing the highest quality of pharmaceutical care through implementation of exceptional services, delivered by knowledgeable and friendly professionals.
BMC Pharmacy Department Vision Statement: To always being on the cutting edge of patient centered pharmaceutical care.
Patient Care Goals: Being an integral member of the healthcare team responsible for the outcomes associated with medication management.
Recognizing that the pharmacy staff is our most important resource
Contributing to and accepting responsibility for optimal therapeutic outcomes including promoting wellness
Fostering an environment that promotes the safe, efficacious, and cost-effective use of medications
Improving the medication use process to enhance continuity of care
Recruiting and retaining highly qualified pharmacists and supportive personnel
All residents are required to have an active pharmacy license in the state of Florida. Residents should have already taken both portions of the Florida Pharmacy Licensure exam before the beginning of the residency year unless an exception has been approved by the RPD. In the event the resident is unable to take the Florida Pharmacy Licensure exam before the beginning of the residency year, the resident must sit for each exam at the earliest available date after the required documents have been received from the State Board of Pharmacy .