This ASHP-accredited PGY1 pharmacy residency program is designed to develop clinical skills essential for a clinical pharmacy specialist and provide a basis to advance to a PGY2 residency. Clinical pharmacy specialists practicing in Sarasota are a critical component of the patient aligned care team (PACT). Pharmacists and residents work intimately with the team in the management of multiple disease states. All clinical pharmacists practicing in Sarasota possess advanced scope of practices. Disease states managed include hyperlipidemia, anticoagulation, diabetes, hypertension and heart failure. In addition, the resident will have the opportunity to teach several group classes. Emphasis is placed on communication and teaching skills, with extensive opportunities for staff development lectures and serving as a preceptor for students. Residents receive certification in BLS; participate in medication-use evaluation, formulary management, P&T and other multidisciplinary committees and complete a practice based project.
One (1) PGY1 position is available at the Sarasota Community Based Outpatient Clinic (NMS code: 115913)
For additional information: https://accred.ashp.org/aps/pages/directory/residencyProgramInformation.aspx?ID=200423
Doctor of Pharmacy Degree (PharmD) from an ACPE-accredited school or college.
Successful completion of a state board examination within 90 days of the start of the residency. Licensure may be through any U.S. State Board of Pharmacy.
Minimum GPA: 3.0
Registered with the ASHP Matching Program.
An on-site interview is required for all applicants.
Application materials must be submitted by January 6, 2020
Complete online application through PhORCAS
Personal/Letter of Intent
Reference Letters (3)
About Bay Pines VA Healthcare System
Four residency programs available within the Bay Pines VA Healthcare System:
•PGY1 Pharmacy Residency (Acute Care, Ambulatory Care, and Pharmacy Operations Elective Tracks)
•PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at Community Based Outpatient Clinic Sarasota
•PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at Lee County Healthcare Center
•PGY-2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency at Bay Pines