Residency Listing

Piedmont Atlanta Hospital
Pharmacy Department
1968 Peachtree Road, NW
Atlanta, GA 30309
Code: 34010
NMS Code: 157413
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: NaaDede O Badger-Plange, Pharm.D., BCPS
(404) 605-2632
Fax: (404) 609-6860
Director of Pharmacy: Kimberly S. Butler, Pharm.D.
(404) 605-2205
Fax: (404) 609-6860
Program Contact: NaaDede O Badger-Plange, Pharm.D., BCPS
(404) 605-2632
Fax: (404) 609-6860
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 2019-01-05
Estimated Stipend: 46920
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   A 12-month postdoctoral residency program designed to develop skills and competencies in pharmacy practice. The resident will have learning experiences in pharmacokinetics, infectious diseases, anticoagulation management, cardiology, nutritional support, quality improvement/MUE, ADR monitoring, and drug information. The resident will be a member ofvarious multidiscipline teamsand will participate in the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee meetings. The resident will participate in educational activities of Pharm.D. students from Mercer University & University of Georgia and in the pharmacy staff development program at Piedmont Hospital.
Fringe Benefits:   Ten days' vacation, up to 10 days of professional leave, health insurance at minimal expense, and professional meeting travel assistance.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. from an accredited school of pharmacy, eligibility for licensure in Georgia, college transcripts, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and a letter of intent.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Acute Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 50
Non-Professional Staff: 48
Total Beds: 643
Average Daily Census: 500
Site Special Features:   Piedmont Atlanta Hospital (PAH) is the flagship of a six-hospital Health-System. We at Piedmont pride ourselves on being a leader in patient care. We have helped the Atlanta community "get better" and "stay well" for more than a century. Named the top acute-care community hospital in metro Atlanta in U.S. News and World Report's Best Hospitals list, Piedmont Atlanta consistently ranks in the top five among metro Atlanta hospitals in patient satisfaction scores. Piedmont has always been a leader in the use of electronic systems to ensure patient safety. The department of Pharmacy utilizes automated drug delivery units throughout the hospital. In addition, pharmacist provide centralized and decentralized services and participate in physician-led inter- and multidisciplinary rounds.