St. Elizabeth Hospital is a 352-bed community hospital located in Appleton, Wisconsin. The hospital meets a broad variety of patient needs through general care, surgical services and numerous medical specialties including cardiology, oncology, pediatrics, emergency, intensive care and obstetrics. For more than 100 years, St. Elizabeth Hospital has been a leader in providing quality healthcare to Fox Valley residents, especially the medically underserved.
The PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program at St. Elizabeth Hospital is a minimum 12-month program that is carefully designed following the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists’ Accreditation Standards to ensure that a resident develops into a well-rounded, clinical practitioner through exposure to a large variety of practice areas. Upon completion of this PGY1 program, the resident will be a competent clinical pharmacist with the necessary professional knowledge and abilities to pursue a general clinical pharmacist position, board certification and/or a postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency position.
The pharmacy department at St. Elizabeth Hospital provides 24-hour services to all patient care areas. Pharmacists work in a decentralized model on various units, including the intensive care unit, cardiology, oncology, neonatal intensive care unit, orthopedics, neurology, psychiatry and medical/surgical unit. pharmacists participate in multidisciplinary rounds and readmission reduction efforts, provide clinical dosing and monitoring services and precept introductory and advanced pharmacy practice students. Our pharmacists provide high quality patient care with assistance from qualified pharmacy technicians and technology, ncluding Pyxis automated dispensing cabinets, barcode scanning, DoseEdge IV workflow software and Exactamix TPN compounder.
Number of Positions: Two (2) PGY1 Pharmacy Residents
Program Website: affinityhealth.org/pharmacy
Stipend: Approximately $47,651
Residency Program Director:
Jeanne Gast-Jenquin, PharmD, BCPS
Submit to PhORCAS:
• Letter of intent
• Curriculum vitae
• Three letters of recommendation
• School/college of pharmacy transcripts
About Ascension Wisconsin
In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 23 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ more than 19,600 associates. Across the state, Ascension provided more than $230 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Wisconsin for 169 years, Ascension is
a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia.
Ascension Wisconsin has six PGY1 Pharmacy residency programs (Ascension St. Clare's, Ascension St. Elizabeth, Ascension St. Joseph, Ascension Columbia St. Mary's, Ascension St. Francis, and Ascension All Saints) and one PGY1 Pharmacy & PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration residency. Please visit our residency website at https://www.mywheaton.org/careers/pharmacy-residency/ for additional information