Accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists since 1997, Parkview Health's PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program is designed to develop the resident into an independent, competent, confident and compassionate practitioner with the ability to provide excellent patient care in a variety of practice environments. Flexibility in rotation schedules allows the resident to fulfill individual needs and achieve personalized goals. Required acute care rotations include: internal medicine, critical care (surgical/neuro/medical) and cardiology. Residents have a required longitudinal ambulatory care experience in the anticoagulation therapy unit. Numerous elective rotations are available, including: pediatrics, medical ICU, surgery, neurology, oncology, infectious diseases, NICU, administration, research, medication safety, drug information at Manchester University College of Pharmacy, pain and palliative care, and various other ambulatory care clinics, such as the diabetes or primary care clinic. Didactic teaching for pharmacy students is available with participation in The Indiana Pharmacy Teaching Certificate (IPTeC) Program. Rotation specific activities will include, but are not limited to: pharmacokinetic dosing, nutrition, targeted drug therapy monitoring, cardiac arrest team participation, anticoagulation, antimicrobial stewardship, and precepting Doctorate of Pharmacy students. The resident will also be an active participant in the development of new patient-focused services and clinical pathways as they are developed.
All pharmacy residents are eligible for full employee benefits of Parkview Health. Each PGY1 resident is salaried and receives a stipend of $47,000 plus benefits. Each position requires a commitment of one calendar year. The estimated start date for the program is the Monday closest to July 1. There are 5 PGY1 positions available.
Benefits at a glance:
12 non-consecutive days paid time off
10 educational leave days
Selected holidays off
Travel expenses for ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Great Lakes Pharmacy Resident Conference
Office space with computer for each resident
Applications for the Parkview Health PGY1 Pharmacy Residency must be accessed through the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS). Applications should include:
Letter of intent/personal statement
Three PhORCAS standardized references
Official college transcript
Candidates should obtain Indiana pharmacist licensure or eligibility for Indiana licensure upon graduation.
Visit www.parkview.com/pharmacyresidency for more information
About Parkview Health
Parkview Health is a not-for-profit, community-based health system serving a Northeast Indiana and Northwest Ohio population of more than 820,000. With more than 10,000 employees, it is the region’s largest employer. It is a regional center for trauma, cardiology, neurology, intensive care, rehabilitation, behavioral health, orthopedics, oncology, and a wide variety of other medical/surgical services. The pharmacy department provides state-of-the-art comprehensive pharmaceutical care services in the inpatient and outpatient setting. We provide preceptors for more than 150 months of rotations from Purdue University, Butler University, Ohio Northern University, University of Toledo, and Manchester University College of Pharmacy students.