The purpose of the post-graduate year one (PGY-1) Pharmacy Residency Program at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center is to educate and train the clinical pharmacist for the provision of comprehensive pharmaceutical care. It consists of 12 months of general training and experience beginning on the third Monday of June. The resident will have the opportunity to enhance skills in areas such as providing patient-centered medication therapy management with interdisciplinary teams, exercising leadership and practice management skills, providing medication and practice-related education and utilizing medical informatics.
The required core rotations include orientation, cardiology, critical care, ambulatory care, infectious disease, oncology and general medicine. Elective rotations include emergency department, geriatrics, medication safety and management, nephrology, NICU/pediatrics, pharmacy informatics and advanced experiences in infectious disease, critical care and ambulatory care. Longitudinal experiences which are also required include administrative leadership, research project, teaching certificate, pharmacy informatics and staffing.
Three positions available
Annual stipend: $47,000
6 paid holidays including 2 weeks paid vacation in December
White lab coat provided to each resident along with laptop issued for use during residency
Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an ACPE accredited college or school of pharmacy
Complete application via PhORCAS and participate in the residency matching program through National Matching Services, Inc.
Meet essential work requirements, such as passing the NAPLEX, NJ MJPE and obtaining NJ pharmacist licensure by October 1st
Application requirements include the following:
Letter of Intent
Official transcripts of all professional pharmacy education (sent by college of pharmacy)
Three letters of recommendation completed by healthcare professionals and/or faculty who can attest to your practice abilities and aptitudes. At least one letter of recommendation must be from an APPE rotation preceptor
Applications will be accepted starting early November and are due by January 10th, 2020 via PhORCAS
About AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center (ARMC), consists of 567 bed teaching hospitals, located in Atlantic City and Pomona, New Jersey. The Atlantic City campus is a Level II Trauma Center as well as a Comprehensive and Primary Stroke Center. Our hospitals are associated with the Neurosciences Institute (Thomas Jefferson affiliation), Cancer Care Institute (Fox Chase Cancer Center affiliation), Musculoskeletal Institute (Rothman Institute affiliation), Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and Pediatric Unit (Children's Hospital of Philadelphia affiliation) and the Heart Institute.
ARMC is a not-for-profit provider of health and wellness services as well as Southeastern New Jersey's largest health system and largest non-casino employer. AtlantiCare strives to be the recognized leader in our region for the provision of pharmaceutical care excellence to the populations of patients served in our health system and throughout the community. Exceptional quality is a core competence of our pharmacies, enabling valuable contributions in alignments with our corporate strategies of disease prevention and wellness.