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 function as skilled, caring and ethical practitioners in various settings.
They will be prepared to educate patients, health care professionals and students and will mature professionally by continually monitoring and improving their performance. The Residents will also demonstrate professional leadership and possess strong communication skills that will lead to success in future endeavors.
As of July 2006, the Deaconess Health System PGY1 Pharmacy Residency received accreditation from American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). 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
Utilize medical informatics