The PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program is a 12 month ASHP-accredited post-graduate pharmacy training program. The purpose of the PGY-1 pharmacy residency is to build on the Doctor of Pharmacy education and outcomes, to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patient with a wide range of conditions, make eligible for board certification and for PGY-2 residency training. The Pharmacy Department utilizes a patient-centered integrated practice model where pharmacists are proactively engaged in medication selection and management with the multidisciplinary team. A decentralized distribution model utilizing automated dispensing devices and well-trained pharmacy technicians allows pharmacists the ability to perform their responsibilities more effectively.
Pharm.D. degree from ACPE-accredited school of pharmacy and Missouri pharmacist licensure
About Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City
Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City is the largest hospital in the 10 hospital Saint Luke's Health System and a tertiary care facility in mid-town Kansas City, Missouri. Areas of focus/excellence include cardiology, critical care, neuroscience, women's health. transplant and neonatology. The hospital hosts a Level I trauma and stroke center and level IIIb neonatal intensive care unit. We serve as a primary teaching center for the University of Kansas and University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Pharmacy.