Pharmacy Residency Program - Bay Pines VA Healthcare System
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Pharmacy Residency Program

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. 

Upon completion of this residency, a resident will achieve all of the required educational competency areas, goals, and objectives of a PGY1 residency and will be able to function in the role of clinical pharmacist responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions.

Requirements for Completion of Residency

  • Satisfactory completion of at least 80% of the objectives in “achieved” status with no goals and objectives listed as “needs improvement” at the end of the year
  • Satisfactory completion of all rotations
  • Completion of formal presentations
  • Completion of the following projects: Medication Use Evaluation (MUE), Major Project
  • Completion of the following PBM and Patient Safety responsibilities: Cost Avoidance Initiative, Drug Monograph (or Drug Class Review/Criteria for Use), P&T Newsletter, Adverse Drug Reaction Reporting
  • Pharmacy Staffing (Weekend and Evening Hours)
  • BLS Certification

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About the Program

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