This program is built to develop independent clinical practitioners preparing for careers as patient care professionals, clinical-track faculty, and leaders in pharmacy.
THIS PROGRAM WILL EQUIP RESIDENTS TO:
Provide innovative patient care services within specialty and community pharmacy
Design, implement, and evaluate medication management models with demonstrated improvement in clinical outcomes
Develop leadership skills as role models for pharmacists, students, and other professionals in advancing pharmacy practice
Develop practice management skills, including operations, business development, and reimbursement strategies
Strengthen skills as communicators and educators
Graduates — or candidates for graduation — of an Accreditation Council of Pharmacy Education (ACPE) accredited degree program (or in the process of pursuing accreditation) or who possess a Foreign Pharmacy Graduate Equivalency Committee certificate from the National Association of Board of Pharmacy
Licensed or eligible for licensure in Michigan
Highly motivated, business-minded individual with good communication skills and a recognized ability for self-direction and the application of clinical knowledge
We are proud to host a postgraduate year one (PGY-1) pharmacy residency program accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Residency at Diplomat emphasizes the development of advanced skills in a specialty pharmacy setting. We will have two positions available for the 2020-2021 residency year.
The residency’s primary practice site is at Diplomat’s corporate headquarters in Flint, Michigan. Additional involvement with Ferris State University’s College of Pharmacy and other patient care facilities provides residents with a broad range of clinical opportunities.