Residency Listing

Hackensack University Medical Center
30 Prospect Avenue
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Code: 21300
NMS Code: 136013
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Ruchi P. Jain, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCCP
(551) 996-2583
Fax: (551) 996-4910
Director of Pharmacy: Nilesh P. Desai , BS, RPh, MBA
(551) 996-2089
Fax: (551) 996-4910
Program Contact: Ruchi P. Jain, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCCP
(551) 996-2583
Fax: (551) 996-4910
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline: 2019-01-03
Starting Date: 2019-07-02
Estimated Stipend: 46000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The PGY1 Pharmacy Residency in affiliation with Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy of Rutgers University is designed to provide pharmacists with a strong foundation in clinical and administrative pharmacy practice. Upon completion of the program, the resident will be a proficient clinician able to provide a broad range of pharmaceutical services across continuum of care. The core rotations offered are: administration, medical/cardiac critical care, hematology/oncology, infectious diseases, internal medicine, pediatrics, surgical critical care, solid organ transplant and transitions of care.
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives health insurance, sick leave, paid vacation, discounted meals, and professional travel reimbursements.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. from an ACPE accredited school/college. Eligibility for licensure in the State of New Jersey, academic transcripts, curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation, and a letter of intent.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 115
Non-Professional Staff: 85
Total Beds: 775
Average Daily Census: 736
Site Special Features:   Founded in 1888 with 12 beds and as Bergen County's first hospital, Hackensack University Medical Center has demonstrated more than a century of growth and progress. Now a 775-bed, not-for-profit, tertiary-care, teaching and research hospital that serves as the hub of healthcare services in Bergen County, northern New Jersey, and New York, the medical center continues to grow in response to the needs of the communities it serves. Affiliated with the Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School and a member of the New Jersey Council of Teaching Hospitals, the medical center is now the largest provider of inpatient and outpatient services in the state of New Jersey and now a member of the Hackensack Meridian Health.