Residency Listing

Medical Center of Trinity
9330 State Road 54
Trinity, FL 34655
Code: 33097
NMS Code: 245113
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Megan Charlton, Pharm.D.
(727) 834-4289
Fax: (727) 834-4954
Director of Pharmacy: Timothy McCoy
(727) 834-4956
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 2
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

The PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program at Medical Center of Trinity is dedicated to providing a personalized residency experience. The primary emphasis will be on the development of clinical competencies, professional confidence, and leadership and professional skills. Residents will be delegated clinical responsibilities under the preceptorship of a residency preceptor to develop their practice skills. Residents will be given teaching responsibilities to further develop communication skills and abilities as a teacher. Residents will participate in research and service activities to further develop problem-solving skills and ability to work with others. Rotations offered include Orientation, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Infectious Diseases, Neonatal ICU, Pharmacy Administration, Cardiology (Northside Hospital and Heart Institute) , Drug Information (HCA West Florida Division) , Emergency Medicine, Medication Safety, Nutritional Support, Pharmacy Informatics (HCA West Florida Division), Transplant (Largo Medical Center), Trauma (Regional Medical Center of Bayonet Point). In addition to concentrated clinical rotations, residents will be involved in the following longitudinal experiences: Major research/service project Manuscript of project, which must be eligible for journal publishing Poster presentation at ASHP Midyear Meeting Presentation at Florida Residency Conference 1 hour Continuing education seminar Medication use evaluation Minimum of three journal clubs and three case presentations Staffing Administration (Medication Safety, Pharmacy & Therapeutics committees) Educational activities (Student topic discussion, Student presentations)

Fringe Benefits:   

Health/Life Insurance, Lab coat, Laptop, Free Parking, Paid Time Off (PTO), Travel and Meeting Fees for ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, and Florida Residency Conference, Variety of entertainment discounts through HCARewards , Networking opportunities within Tampa Bay Residency Forum, and HCA West Florida Division.

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Graduates or candidate for graduation from an ACPE-accredited degree program, Licensed or eligible to apply for a license to practice pharmacy in the state of Florida, Participate in the ASHP Residency Matching Program, Completed application submitted to PhORCAS, Letter of intent, Pharmacy school transcript, Three professional reference letters, Curriculum vitae


Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Acute Care
Professional Staff: 24
Non-Professional Staff: 18
Total Beds: 288
Site Special Features:   

Medical Center of Trinity is a 288 bed, state-of-the-art, all-private room hospital (Main Campus) strategically located in the tri-county area of Pasco, Pinellas, and Hillsborough Counties. Medical Center of Trinity offers a variety of clinical and acute-care programs including: Behavioral Health Cancer Care Cardio Pulmonary Rehabilitation Emergency Care – Adult and Pediatric Men's Health Minimally Invasive Surgical Specialties Neurosurgery Obstetrics including NICU Open Heart Surgery Robotic Assisted Surgery Sleep Center Spine & Orthopedics Women's Health