Residency Listing

Palmetto Health Richland
5 Richland Medical Park
Columbia, SC 29203
Code: 37200
NMS Code: 159113
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Laura E. Holden, Pharm.D., BCPS
(803) 434-7458
Fax: (803) 434-2526
Director of Pharmacy: Jennifer D. Bair, Pharm.D., BCPS
(803) 434-3769
Fax: (803) 434-2526
Program Contact: Laura E. Holden, Pharm.D., BCPS
(803) 434-7458
Fax: (803) 434-2526
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 5
Application Deadline: 2019-01-07
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 46500
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   This program is designed to provide training and clinical experience with a wide range of patients including neonatal, pediatric, oncology, adult surgery/medicine, critical care, cardiology and geriatric patients. Experiences in both the acute inpatient and ambulatory care settings are available. Clinical skills are gained through direct interactions with pharmacy preceptors and both teaching and private medical teams. Residents are expected to complete a residency project during the course of their training and present the results of that project at the Southeastern Residency Conference. Teaching experience in the form precepting students, nursing and pharmacy inservices, and optional didactic lectures is also a component of this residency.
Fringe Benefits:   21 vacation/personal days, additional educational leave with paid travel expenses, medical and dental insurance, complimentary meals and parking, and compensation for membership to ASHP and SCSHP
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PharmD from an accredited college of pharmacy is required. Candidates must also be eligible for licensure in South Carolina. Application requirements include three letters of recommendation, college transcripts, CV and letter of intent.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 75
Non-Professional Staff: 60
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 700
Average Daily Census: 600
Site Special Features:   Innovative and progressive facility affiliated with the USC College of Medicine, SC College of Pharmacy, and nursing with the Midlands Technical College. Specialties include medicine, surgery, pediatrics, orthopedics, psychiatry, critical care for adults and neonates, trauma, cardiology, oncology, emergency medicine, family practice, ambulatory care, neurology, neurosurgery, nuclear medicine, anesthesiology, and gastroenterology.