The Hospital of Central Connecticut is a 414-bed, acute-care community hospital with campuses in New Britain and Southington, CT. A part of Hartford Healthcare, THOCC provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services in general medicine and surgery and a wide variety of specialties. Through the University of Connecticut School of Medicine, the hospital participates in residency programs for primary care internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, otolaryngology, and general surgery.
The pharmacy department at THOCC is comprised of over 20 pharmacists and 20 technicians who provide 24-hour service to the hospital. The staff works closely with nurses, providers, and other healthcare professionals to achieve our mission of improving the health and healing of our community by promoting the safe and effective use of medications. We utilize technology to ensure safety and efficiency, including EPIC, Pyxis, and DoseEdge. The pharmacy department also serves as a rotation site for PharmD students from the University of Connecticut and the University of St. Joseph.
Residents will complete core learning experiences including orientation, internal medicine I and II, critical care, infectious diseases, sterile products, management, research, teaching and learning, and staffing. Staffing requirements are every 3rd weekend, one major and one minor holiday, and assigned evenings throughout the year. Residents can choose from elective learning experiences that include neonatal ICU, surgical ICU, informatics, ambulatory care, and more.