Thank you for your interest in the PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health! The goal of our program is to guide pharmacy residents to become confident, well-rounded practitioners in the acute care setting. Our program provides mentorship and flexibility to tailor the residency year to fit your interests and needs.
Our residents gain experience through the design and execution of their residency research project, longitudinal committee commitments, leadership activities and the opportunity to teach and mentor pharmacy students/interns.
The pharmacy resident will complete seven required and three elective rotations. Core rotations include internal medicine (2 months), critical care, emergency medicine, hematology, drug policy development, and administration. In addition, the program will include orientation and project months. Elective rotations include adult hematopoietic stem cell transplant, infectious diseases, population health, and surgery. The program includes two required longitudinal experiences: a staffing component and an ambulatory care component at a medication management clinic. Residents also have the opportunity to participate in the Teaching Certificate Program through the James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy at the University of Cincinnati.
Number of PGY1 positions: 2
Please see our residency website for more information: https://www.mercy.com/about-us/careers/graduate-medical-education/locations/cincinnati/pharmacy-residency-at-the-jewish-hospital
All applicants must be eligible for licensure as a pharmacist in the state of Ohio. The following items must be submitted via PhORCAS: (1) Curriculum vitae (2) Letter of intent (3) Three letters of reference (4) Official transcript from an accredited college of pharmacy.
About The Jewish Hospital - Mercy Health
Welcome to the Pharmacy Residency Program at The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health in Cincinnati, Ohio. Our preceptors are committed to providing an exceptional training experience for our residents. Upon graduation, residents are self-directed learners possessing clinical expertise and leadership skills, able to practice in diverse practice environments. Accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) since 2004, the PGY1 program offers two residents positions yearly.
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, eligible for board certification, and eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training.