The Postgraduate Year One (PGY1) Pharmacy Residency Program at Yuma Regional Medical Center offers you with an outstanding opportunity to build on your Doctor of Pharmacy education by enhancing your knowledge, skills and abilities as a clinical pharmacist in an acute care setting. As a resident, your daily practices will be conducted in a variety of clinical settings as you care for a diverse patient population. You will also have an opportunity to prepare to become board certified as well as to become eligible to continue your clinical pharmacy training and complete Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2) residency in a specialized area.
PGY1 is a 12-month program and two residencies are offered each year. Residency candidates must have a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from a college accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and preference is given to candidates who have pharmacy experience. Candidates must be eligible for Arizona licensure and must become licensed in Arizona within the first 90 days of the program. Residents will have staffing responsibilities every other weekend and on some holidays.
About Yuma Regional Medical Center
Yuma Regional Medical Center is a 406 bed hospital located in Yuma, AZ in southwest Arizona.