The degree specialty residency is designed to provide the participant with a foundation in community pharmacy leadership with an emphasis in pharmaceutical services and home based services in integrated health systems. The primary objective of the program is to prepare pharmacists to assume leadership positions in organized health care settings, with an emphasis on settings such as community pharmacy, specialty pharmacy, and home infusion services.
Graduates of the program will have competencies in assessing and resolving patient and organizational needs related to specialized medication therapies administered in the community, complex medication distribution models, and evolving payment models in the outpatient setting. Participants will gain the business tools and knowledge to understand and analyze the changing nature of today’s complex medical delivery systems, plus the resource management skills and savvy to anticipate and respond to those changes. The Community Pharmacy Health-System Administration Program is designed to offer a strong foundation for residents including robust PGY1 community pharmacy clinical experiences within the fully integrated health system of Johns Hopkins Medicine, as well as diverse operational, clinical, and financial management rotations in the home based, community, ambulatory, and acute care settings. The two-year residency is combined with a Masters of Business Administration (M.B.A) with an emphasis in Health Care Management (54 credit hours) or a Master of Science (M.S.) in Health Care Management (36 credits hours) from The Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School.
Candidates must be a graduate from an accredited College of Pharmacy and eligible for Maryland licensure.
Interested candidates should apply online through the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS) and include the following:
Letter of Interest
Three Letters of Recommendation
About Johns Hopkins Home Care Group
Johns Hopkins Home Care Group (JHHCG) is a diverse and inclusive, fully integrated member of Johns Hopkins Medicine (JHM) serving as an integral component of the healthcare continuum by supporting the JHM mission of safe, quality patient care, education, and research. JHHCG strives to be the preeminent home care provider to the Johns Hopkins community by integrating comprehensive home care service and products through a single point of access, utilizing clinical expertise and exhibiting outstanding service excellence. Johns Hopkins Outpatient Pharmacy, which is part of JHHCG, provides community and specialty pharmacy services for the Johns Hopkins Community.