Ascension Sacred Heart Pensacola
PGY1 Residency Program

PGY1 Residency Program and 2023 Application Details 

Starting Date: 06/18/2023

Application Deadline: 12/31/2022 

Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency

Number Positions: 5 (four (4)ADULT track and one (1)PEDIATRIC track positions)

Estimated Stipend: $47,500

Interview Required: Yes

Residency Special Features:  Ascension Sacred Heart Pensacola offers a wide variety of clinical rotations that provide extensive pharmaceutical care experiences.

We offer a total of FIVE post-graduate year one (PGY1) residency experiences, four (4) ADULT track and one (1) PEDIATRIC track positions.

ADULT track NMS Code = 163113

PEDIATRIC track NMS Code = 163125

Benefits:  Paid time off (12 days); full health, dental, and vision benefits; Paid attendance to ASHP Midyear meeting and the Florida Residency Conference.

Special Requirements for Acceptance:  Prospective candidates must hold or anticipate graduation with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree, eligible for Florida Intern & Pharmacist license, and be committed to fulfilling all the requirements of the program.

Completed applications include:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Head shot photo
  • Letter of Intent declaring interest in our Adult or Pediatric track PGY1 residency program
  • Candidates should not select both.  Please choose either "adult" or "pediatric" ONLY.  
  • Pharmacy School Transcripts
  • Three Letters of Recommendation

Applicants can select from the following interview 2023 interview dates:

Adult Residency Candidates Interview Dates

Virtual

  • Monday, January 31
  • Monday, February 7
  • Friday, February 11

Pediatric Residency Candidate Interview Date

  • Friday, February 4

PGY1 Program Purpose

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. [No text in field]

PGY1 Residency Program Learning Structure

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. 
Required “Core” Rotations: Adult (8); Pediatric (9)
Adult Residents$ Pediatric Residents$
Orientation

Adult Internal Medicine I

Adult Internal Medicine II

Adult Critical Care

Infectious Diseases

Ambulatory Care

Research (February)

Pharmacy Administration

Orientation

Pediatric Internal Medicine (1 & 2)#

Infectious Diseases

Neonatal Intensive

Care Pediatric Intensive Care

Ambulatory Care

Research (February)

Pharmacy Administration

Elective Rotations: Adult (4); Pediatric (3)**

Cardiology

Advanced Critical Care (Adult/NICU/PICU)

Emergency Medicine

Oncology

Outpatient Infusion Therapy

Pediatric Internal Medicine

Renal Transplant

Surgery

Medication Safety

Information Technology

Pharmacy Administration

Any of the core rotations could be an elective experience

Longitudinal Rotations***

Pharmacy Practice Management

Research

Staffing

Antimicrobial Stewardship


$ Monthly rotations

*Required two, one month rotations.

**Elective rotations are flexible. If the resident has a particular area of interest, additional elective rotations may be created. Alternatively, any Required Rotation can be repeated as an Elective Rotation. One month in duration.

***Longitudinal rotations begin after 6 weeks of orientation and continue through the entire residency year. Evaluated Quarterly.

# 8 week rotation

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