St. Vincent Evansville has been providing our community and the tri-state area high-quality healthcare services since the Daughters of Charity first arrived in Evansville, Indiana in 1872. With over 3,500 associates and a medical staff of more than 750 physicians, St. Vincent Evansville is one of the largest employers and largest faith-based health ministries in southern Indiana. St. Vincent Evansville stands as a leader in quality and innovation for the communities it serves as a Magnet designated facility and home to the first verified Level II Adult and Pediatric Trauma Centers in the tri-state. St. Vincent Evansville is a part of Ascension Health, the nation’s largest Catholic not-for-profit health system. This connection to a larger system enables St. Vincent Evansville to collaborate nationally with other health systems and stay current on the types of medical care needed to connect those we serve to our best local, state, and national providers.
St. Vincent Evansville Pharmacy Residency
PGY1 pharmacy residency programs build on Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions. The program will ensure residents are eligible for board certification and postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training. The PGY1 pharmacy residency will provide training experiences in the fundamentals of pharmacy practice in an integrated health system. Residents will gain experience in a variety of patient care settings including general medicine, critical care, nephrology, pediatrics and infectious disease. While developing competence to provide patient-centered care, PGY1 residents will acquire substantial knowledge for skillful problem-solving and strengthen their professional values. An individualized training plan based on the resident’s baseline level of knowledge, skills and interests will be developed at the beginning of the year. Along with clinical activities, residents will be required to staff the central pharmacy and complete year-long research projects.
St. Vincent Evansville PGY-1 residency is a one-year commitment designed to provide experience in practical application of pharmaceutical care in an integrated health system. Residents will gain experience in a variety of patient care settings including general and specialty areas of inpatient and outpatient pharmacy practice. The program is flexible to accommodate the interests of the resident in critical care, cardiology, pediatrics, infectious disease, administration, clinical informatics, and care transitions. Residents will complete research projects, provide education to medical and pharmacy staff, and precept pharmacy students.
• Application must be submitted through PhORCAS no later than January 6, 2020
• Degree in pharmacy from ACPE accredited school required
• Eligibility for licensure in Indiana
• On-site interview required
About Ascension Indiana - St. Vincent Evansville
St. Vincent Evansville is located in southwestern Indiana along the Ohio River. Evansville is Indiana's third largest city and is centrally located near Indianapolis, Nashville, St. Louis, and Louisville. The Medical Center has been providing exceptional care since 1872. We are a verified Level II Adult and Pediatric Trauma Center, certified stroke center, and Magnet designated facility. With our membership in Ascension Health, we provide access to regional and national healthcare to better serve our patients.