The PGY1 Residency Program at Covenant Heath System will provide pharmacists with advanced training in the acute care setting to make pharmacotherapy decisions in a variety of patient populations, be eligible for board certification and be eligible for post graduate year 2 (PGY2) training. Residents will participate in direct patient care, interdisciplinary rounds, project management, drug information and teaching. PGY1 candidates will have opportunities to work with our clinical pharmacists in a variety of acute care settings including adult medicine, critical care, oncology, ER, palliative care, pediatrics, and nutritional support. This new PGY1 program will be offered in affiliation with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy. There is an opportunity to obtain a teaching certificate through the Texas Tech School of Pharmacy program. Candidates will have the opportunity to network with residents in the Texas Tech School of Pharmacy Residency Program. We have applied for ASHP accreditation and are in pre-candidate status.
By the end of the program, the resident should be able to:
Independently provide patient specific recommendations regarding pharmacotherapy management in a variety of settings
Manage and improve the medication-use system, including patient safety and quality-improvement processes
Demonstrate project management skills to achieve defined outcomes
Provide medication and practice-related education and training
Completed applications will only be accepted through the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS) at ashp.org/PhORCAS by the deadline of January 6, 2019.
Learn about our pharmacy residency programs, visit http://www.ttuhsc.edu/pharmacy/residencies
About Covenant Health System/TTUHSC School of Pharmacy
The pharmacy residency program is affiliated with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) School of Pharmacy with residents receiving an appointment as Assistant Clinical Instructors. The residency training programs at TTUHSC School of Pharmacy are designed to produce practitioners who exhibit excellence in the provision of patient care. All residents within the TTUHSC system gain experience in patient care, practice management, education, research, and scholarship.
Visit our website to learn more at http://www.ttuhsc.edu/pharmacy/residencies/