Residency Listing

Hartford Hospital
80 Seymour St., P.O. Box 5037
Hartford, CT 06102-5037
Code: 11350
NMS Code: 126813
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Laura C Hobbs, Pharm.D., BCPS
(860) 972-2841
Fax: (860) 972-2910
Director of Pharmacy: Eric Arlia
(860) 972-4165
Fax: (860) 972-2910
Program Contact: Laura C Hobbs, Pharm.D., BCPS
(860) 972-2841
Fax: (860) 972-2910
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 5
Application Deadline: 2019-01-04
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 47940
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The PGY-1 position provides opportunities for residents to enhance their abilities to provide effective pharmaceutical care in a wide variety of settings. The residents participate in the design of their residency plans, which reflect their interests and previous educational and professional experiences.
These pharmacists will exercise skill in educating and communicating with other health care professionals, patients, and caregiverson topics relating to patient care. They will demonstrate professional maturity by assessing their own performance, exhibiting commitment to the profession, and exercising leadership in improving the safety of the medication-use system. Required learning experiences include: central pharmacy training, leadership, two critical care experiences, infectious disease, pain management and internal medicine.
Required longitudinal experiences include research and staffing. Pharmacy residents have an opportunity to complete four additional elective learning experiences. Experiences are generally four weeks long.
Fringe Benefits:   Health and dental insurance, group life insurance, and 15 days paid time off. In addition, registration, travel, and lodging for the ASHP Midyear Meeting and Eastern States Residency Conference will be covered in full.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Curriculum vitae, college transcripts, and onsite interview are required.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary
Patients Enrolled: 240000
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 65
Non-Professional Staff: 70
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 867
Average Daily Census: 703
Site Special Features:   Hartford Hospital is the major teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Connecticut Medical School, serving the New England regions. Its reputation for providing complex and innovative care is built on the foundation of excellence in patient care, teaching and research. It is the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the region, and operates the state's only air ambulance system, Life Star.
The pharmacy is located in a newly renovated, state-of-the-art facility that is USP 797 compliant on the 13th floor of the hospital. There are adequate facilities for all pharmacy operations, a separate general sterile products preparation area, a separate cancer chemotherapy prep area, and office/conference areas for all staff.