The PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program at Baptist Health Floyd is accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) and designed to expand on the education provided by a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) education and prepare its graduates for positions in clinical pharmacy practice or to continue on into specialty residency training.
The PGY1 residency program is designed to enable the resident to provide progressive pharmacy services in a variety of clinical settings for an acute care regional hospital. The resident is exposed to many different clinical and professional elements important to current practices of clinical pharmacy. Responsibilities include participation in the Pharmacy and Therapeutics committee and the Antimicrobial Stewardship committee meetings and initiatives, precepting students, presenting classroom lectures and conducting valuable research to expand clinical pharmacy services. Resident’s experiences are customized and adapted throughout the year to allow them to meet their individual goals. Residency preceptors challenge the resident to excel in a supportive community environment and prepare them to be future leaders in the pharmacy profession.
12 month duration
Three positions available
Estimated $48,000 stipend per year
Start date is June 29, 2020
Pharmacotherapy & Precepting
Advanced Infectious Diseases
Surgical In-patient Services
Administration & Operations
Drug Information & Medication Safety
Teaching & Learning
The resident is required to staff every third weekend. The resident is also required to staff one major and one minor holiday.
Residency candidates must participate in the Resident Matching Program and Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS™).
Applicants must be graduates or candidates for graduation of an accredited pharmacy degree program or one in process of pursuing accreditation.
Candidates must be eligible for licensure in the states of Indiana and Kentucky. Residents must be licensed within 90 days of residency start date.
Candidates are required to submit the following documents:
Three personalized letters of recommendation
Letter of intent
About Baptist Health Floyd PGY1
Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services is a 225-bed, acute care regional healthcare provider with one of Southern Indiana's most advanced comprehensive cardiac surgery programs. The hospital offers a full continuum of care from inpatient care to rehab services to home healthcare.
Our medical staff is a well-built team of more than 600 physicians, representing a variety of specialties. The hospital currently employs over 2,000 associates.