Residency Listing

Barnabas Behavioral Health
1691 U.S. Highway 9
Toms River, NJ 08754
Code: 21102
NMS Code: 142013
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Kim Walsh, R.Ph., MBA
(732) 914-3829
Fax: (732) 341-3674
Email: kwalsh@barnabashealth.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: Kim Walsh, R.Ph., MBA
(732) 914-3829
Fax: (732) 341-3674
Email: kwalsh@barnabashealth.org
  
Program Contact: Kim Walsh, R.Ph., MBA
(732) 914-3829
Fax: (732) 341-3674
Email: kwalsh@barnabashealth.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2/1/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 35000
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   This residency provides the resident in-depth experience with direct patient care. The resident rounds with various disciplines: General Adult, Geriatric, Dual Diagnosis, and Committed Short-term care patients. Optional off-site rotations in Child Psychiatry and Psychiatric Emergency Services. The resident will conduct Medication Education Group Therapy weekly, present inservices to staff, provide drug information to patients and clinicians, and give one formal presentation. Lectures to students at Rutgers School of Pharmacy optional. The resident will also serve as co-preceptor to PharmD students. Attendance at the ASHP Midyear Meeting and Eastern Residency Conference is mandatory; (ACCP, APhA, NJSHP optional). The resident will present at least one poster at a conference.
 
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives health insurance, sick leave, paid vacation, and limited travel reimbursement.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PharmD or equivalent experience, Curriculum Vitae, Academic Transcript, eligibility for Licensure in New Jersey, 3 letters of recommendation.
 
Training Site Type: Acute Care Psychiatric
Owner Affiliate: Barnabas Health Systems
Model Type(s): Acute Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 5
Non-Professional Staff: 1
Number of Medical Centers: 6
Total Beds: 100
Average Daily Census: 200
Site Special Features:   Barnabas Health System is the largest health care system in New Jersey encompassing multiple hospitals, nursing homes, and rehabilitation centers. The Behavioral Health Network spans 5 hospitals throughout the system and provides specialized psychiatric care to children, adults, and the elderly. Barnabas Behavioral Health is located in Toms River NJ, a suburban environment within an hour drive from major cities (New York, Atlantic City, New Brunswick, Philadelphia).