PGY1 pharmacy residency programs build on Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) 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.
This multi-site program offers residents exposure to a variety of practice environments and experiences. The resident will gain experience across the continuum of care including acute, transitional and ambulatory care settings in a not-for-profit health system. The program also offers a teaching certificate through affiliated Schools of Pharmacy.
Sutter Health System Pharmacy Services:
Our program is unique in that the resident will be exposed to a variety of practice environments throughout our integrated, not-for-profit health care system. These environments include:
Small and large acute care hospital settings
Sutter Health System Office
Sutter Health Medical Foundations
Sutter Select and Sutter Health Plus Health Plans
Affiliated Schools of Pharmacy (Touro University and California Northstate University)
Pharmacy Practice Experience:
Core Clinical Rotations:
Transitions of care
Academia (Touro University or California Northstate University)
Medication Use & Formulary Management (Sutter Health Systems Office)
Elective Rotations (ICU, NICU, Emergency Medicine, Infectious Disease, Oncology, Neurology, Primary Care Clinics, Sutter Care at Home, and more)