Residency Special Features: The residency program emphasizes clinical pharmacy training through structured core/elective rotations (internal medicine, cardiology, critical care, infectious disease, emergency medicine, hematology and oncology, management, pharmacotherapy, psychiatry, etc.). The resident will also perform other clinical pharmacist activities, including participation in the formal consultation service and on-call coverage. Upon completion, the resident will be prepared to function as a clinical pharmacist in a hospital setting, continue advanced training through a PGY-2 residency, or apply for a faculty appointment.
Fringe Benefits: Health, and dental insurance; personal paid time/sick leave; education/travel allowances.
Special Requirements for Acceptance: Pharm.D. or equivalent experience, eligibility for Maryland licensure, curriculum vitae, college transcripts, three letters of recommendation.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Tax Status: Not-for profit
Professional Staff: 30
Non-professional Staff: 45
Total Beds: 288
Average Census: 200
Site Special Features: PRMC is a community hospital located on the beautiful Delmarva Peninsula. PRMC is one of the nation’s top heart institutes, a leader in minimally invasive and robotic surgery, and the only designated trauma center on the Eastern Shore. Clinical pharmacy services are an integral part of the patient care team at PRMC. Opportunities for teaching and precepting students are available through an affiliation with the University of Maryland Eastern Shore School of Pharmacy. www.umes.edu/pharmacy
About Peninsula Regional Medical Center
Peninsula Regional Medical Center, a non-profit, 288 bed hospital at the hub of the Peninsula Regional Health System, is a 120-year-old, fully Joint Commission accredited tertiary care facility featuring Delmarva's widest array of specialty and sub-specialty services. Over 330 physicians and 3,000 health care professionals and volunteers provide the care and compassion that nearly 500,000 patients rely on each year for inpatient, outpatient, diagnostic, sub-acute and emergency/trauma services. It has been the recipient of over 125 national awards and recognitions over the past six years for the safety and quality of care it provides patients and for the outcomes they experience. PRMC is one of the nation’s top heart institutes, a leader in minimally invasive and robotic surgery, and the only designated trauma center on the Eastern Shore.
The department of pharmacy services provides care to patients on a 24 hour basis to fulfill PRMC’s mission, to improve the health of the communities we serve. Clinical pharmacy services are an integral part of the patient care team at PRMC and are also available 24 hours a day.
Given the multitude of services offered by PRMC, the outstan...ding pharmacy services and a partnership with the University of Maryland Eastern Shore School of Pharmacy, a PGY1 residency program has been in existence since 2012. We are seeking motivated candidates to help continue the ASHP Accredited PGY1 Residency Program at PRMC.