Pharmacy Residency Program
The Deaconess Health System Postgraduate Year One Pharmacy Residency is a hospital-based one-year residency program with two positions for Pharmacy postgraduates. Upon completion of the Deaconess Health System Pharmacy Residency, the Residents will be prepared to practice as a clinical pharmacist in a variety of settings, to complete a PGY2 Pharmacy Residency, or to obtain a position as faculty in a college of pharmacy.
Graduates of our program will be prepared to:
Manage and improve the medication-use process
Provide evidence-based, patient-centered medication therapy management with interdisciplinary teams
Exercise leadership and practice management skills
Demonstrate project management skills
Provide medication and practice-related education/training to health care professionals, students, and patients
Continually monitor and improve performance through ongoing self evaluation
As of July 2006, the Deaconess Health System PGY1 Pharmacy Residency received accreditation from American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP).