Residency Listing

Mercy Hospital of Buffalo
565 Abbott Road
Buffalo, NY 14220
Code: 22056
NMS Code: 221013
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Timothy J Vink, Pharm.D., BCPS
(716) 862-2117
Fax: (716) 828-3358
Director of Pharmacy: Edward Suinnich, RPh
(716) 828-2514
Fax: (716) 828-2511
Program Contact: Timothy J Vink, Pharm.D., BCPS
(716) 862-2117
Fax: (716) 828-3358
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 3
Estimated Stipend: 46000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   This PGY1 pharmacy residency provides an in-depth experience in broad areas of pharmacy including, but not limited to internal medicine, emergency medicine, medication management, practice management, critical care, and ambulatory care. The resident will have the opportunity to experience both the inpatient setting as well as the ambulatory care setting through an affiliated Accountable Care Organization. The resident will perform longitudinal projects in research, formal lectures, in-services, and precept APPE students as available.
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives health insurance, paid time off, and travel reimbursement.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D or equivalent and eligibility for licensure in New York.
Training Site Type: Hospital, Accountable Care Organization
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 26
Non-Professional Staff: 25
Number of Medical Centers: 3
Total Beds: 360
Average Daily Census: 300
Site Special Features:   Mercy Hospital of Buffalo is one of the largest hospitals with the busiest emergency room in the region. Services offered include minimally invasive and specialized cardiac and orthopedic procedures, including open heart and cardiac catheterization, labor and delivery, designated stroke center, and multiple intensive care units. Catholic Medical Partners, is one of the first recognized Accountable Care Organizations in the nation with a focus on team-based, proactive, patient-centered approach to clinical care.