The Monroe Clinic is a multi-specialty health care center servicing patients from southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois. The program's primary focus is in Ambulatory Care, with a strong emphasis on teaching. The residency offers diverse rotational experiences, with the resident working alongside physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and pharmacists, providing support and assisting with pharmacist-run pharmacotherapy clinics managing medications under collaborative practice agreements. The residency's primary goal is to prepare competent, well-rounded clinicians, capable of practicing independently in a clinic setting in collaboration with physicians and the health care team.
Core Learning Experiences:
- Pharmacotherapy Clinic: a pharmacist-managed clinic that cares for patients with many chronic diseases such as hypertension, hyperlipidemia, diabetes, heart failure, anticoagulation, depression, thyroid disorders, tobacco cessation, etc.
- Medicine: a hospital experience
- Adult Medicine: focus on chronic disease management, pain management, drug information, pharmacogenomics
- Medication Use & Drug Policy
- Community Pharmacy Practice: Outpatient Medication Management
- Pharmacotherapy Lab Teaching at University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
- Staffing: every third weekend (inpatient staffing)
- Research Project
- Professional Development
- Public Health Outreach Project
Elective Learning Experiences
- Behavioral Health
- Emergency Medicine
- Antibiotic Stewardship
- Adult Medicine/Skilled Nursing Facilities
Residents are also encouraged to participate in a Teaching Certificate Program offered through the University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy.
Applications are due on December 31st. Successful residents are passionate about rural health. Within your letter of intent please comment or reflect on your interests in rural healthcare or experiences.
About Monroe Clinic - Focus in Ambulatory Care
Monroe Clinic is a not-for-profit single hospital integrated health system, grounded in mission and fueled by innovation.
Serving southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois since 1939, Monroe Clinic has received LEED-Silver Certification for our new hospital that opened its doors in 2012. The 225,000 square-foot facility offers a nature-inspired design conducive to health and healing. With a 58-bed operating capacity, our hospital serves the medical, surgical, orthopaedic, pediatric, intensive care, emergency and obstetrical needs of patients in our region.