Residency Listing

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center
3333 Silas Creek Parkway
Winston-Salem, NC 27103
Code: 36399
NMS Code: 182113
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Amy P. Holmes, PharmD, BCPPS
(336) 718-5658
Email: apholmes@novanthealth.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: Michael J Melroy, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP
(336) 718-2134
Fax: (336) 277-4581
Email: mmelroy@novanthealth.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 6
Application Deadline: 2019-01-05
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 48000
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   Our PGY1 residency program strives to develop pharmacy clinicians who provide optimal patient care and safety. Upon graduation the resident is able to provide quality professional leadership skills along with competent functionality in various pharmacy practice roles. We provide an individualized practice based educational experience in the fundamentals of acute care pharmacy practice. The resident will participate in diverse learning experiences including, direct patient care on multidisciplinary teams, ambulatory care, formulary management, practice management, service leadership, medication safety, research, presentations, and precepting opportunities. Elective rotation experiences in leadership and administration include; practice management, service leadership, central manager operations, executive hospital management, and corporate pharmacy management are offered.
 
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives health insurance, sick leave, paid vacation, professional travel reimbursement, personal office space, personal computer, cafeteria discount, and free parking.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Candidates should have a PharmD Degree from an ACPE accredited pharmacy school along with eligibility for North Carolina state licensure. In addition interested candidates should apply through the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS). This will require a CV, 3 letters of recommendation, transcripts, letter of intent, and online application. An onsite interview will be extended to candidates meeting eligible requirements.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Novant Health Corporation
Model Type(s): Tertiary Care Community Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 52
Non-Professional Staff: 90
Number of Medical Centers: 15
Total Beds: 921
Average Daily Census: 800
Site Special Features:   As part of Novant Health, Forsyth Medical Center is one of the largest hospitals in North Carolina. We offer a full continuum of emergency, medical, surgical, rehabilitative and behavioral health services. Our centers of excellence include the Rehabilitation Center, Maya Angelou Women's Health & Wellness Center, Heart & Vascular Institute, Derrick L. Davis Cancer Center, Stroke & Neurosciences Center, Orthopedic Center and Behavioral Health. We strive to stay on the cutting edge of medicine by investing resources into new technology, programs, and services for the hospital and our community. Our pharmacy department collaborates with several schools of pharmacy to assist in providing optimal pharmacy education. We serve as the training site for precepting over 40 pharmacy students each year.