Residency Listing

Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center (FHCC)
3001 Green Bay Road
North Chicago, IL 60064
http://www.lovell.fhcc.va.gov/careers/PharmacyResidency/Pharmacy_Residency_Programs.asp
Code: 41350
NMS Code: 154213
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Janet R. Lederman, Pharm.D., BCPS
(224) 610-5454
Fax: (224) 610-3751
Email: janet.lederman@va.gov
  
Director of Pharmacy: Baldomero J. Sagrado, Jr, PharmD, MBA, LCDR, MSC, USN
(224) 610-4318
Fax: (224) 610-3751
Email: Baldomero.Sagrado@va.gov
  
Program Contact: Janet R. Lederman, Pharm.D., BCPS
(224) 610-5454
Fax: (224) 610-3751
Email: janet.lederman@va.gov
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline:

1/8/2019

Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 45036
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   This PGY1 pharmacy practice residency program enables the resident to participate in diverse direct patient care rotations and ongoing experiential activities to achieve the resident's goals. The resident will be exposed to multiple patient care settings including acute care, ER, ICU, ambulatory care, long-term care, home-based primary care, oncology, and psychiatry. Pharmacy practice skills are enhanced by automation, electronic medical record, formulary management, investigational drug studies and performance improvement projects. Teaching opportunities include co-precepting students and presenting educational programs to allied health professionals.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Includes paid time off for vacation (13 days), sick (13 days), holidays (8 days) and conferences. Health insurance is optional. Free parking and laboratory coats are provided.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. or equivalent experience, eligibility for licensure and US citizenship. Provide transcripts, curriculum vitae, and 3 letters of recommendation.
 
Owner Affiliate: Government
Model Type(s): Teaching Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 26
Non-Professional Staff: 19
Total Beds: 588
Average Daily Census: 425
Site Special Features:   Located midway between Milwaukee and Chicago, the North Chicago VA medical center is affiliated with Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science and additional universities. In addition to veterans, services are provided to Navy Department of Defense patients and family members for inpatient, pediatric, surgical and emergency room. Residents will meet periodically with other residents within the VA Great Lakes Health Care System and the Chicagoland Residency Conference.