Residency Listing

FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital
Department of Pharmacy
155 Memorial Drive
Pinehurst, NC 28374
Code: 36018
NMS Code: 192713
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Andrew Kessell, Pharm.D., MBA, MS
(910) 715-1105
Fax: (910) 715-5454
Director of Pharmacy: Wesley Cowell, Pharm.D.
(910) 715-1093
Fax: (910) 715-5454
Program Contact: Andrew Kessell, Pharm.D., MBA, MS
(910) 715-1105
Fax: (910) 715-5454
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 1/8/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 45000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Residents completing this program will be well equipped to pursue a clinical pharmacist position in an acute care hospital. A wide variety of potential learning experiences including: adult internal medicine, critical care medicine, infectious disease, outpatient oncology, and emergency medicine are available to residents. Residents will also be involved in initiatives related to medication safety, pharmacy information systems and administration. Residents will be active members of multidisciplinary committees and help serve as preceptors for pharmacy students.
Fringe Benefits:   Residents are eligible to receive the benefits of full-time employees including: 23 paid days off, health insurance, and life insurance. Travel reimbursement is also provided for the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, the North Carolina Association of Pharmacist Annual Meeting, and the Southeastern Residency Conference.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D., three letters of recommendation, curriculum vitae, academic transcript, letter of intent, eligibility for licensure in North Carolina and completion of a FirstHealth application.
Training Site Type: Community Hospital
Owner Affiliate: FirstHealth of the Carolinas
Model Type(s): Acute Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 31
Non-Professional Staff: 24
Number of Medical Centers: 3
Total Beds: 395
Average Daily Census: 300
Site Special Features:   FirstHealth of the Carolinas is a private, non-governmental, not-for-profit health care network located in Pinehurst, N.C. The system serves 15 counties in the mid-Carolinas and is licensed for three hospitals with a total of 559 beds. Moore Regional Hospital, the organization’s flagship hospital, provides all major medical and surgical specialties and numerous subspecialties, including cardiology, oncology, orthopedics, open-heart surgery, neurosurgery, bariatric surgery and neonatology.