Residency Listing

NorthShore University HealthSystem
2650 Ridge Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
Code: 41650
NMS Code: *136913,136921,136922,136923
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Hina Patel, Pharm.D., BCPS
(847) 570-1580
Director of Pharmacy: Jeffrey T. Thiel, Pharm.D., MS
(847) 570-1579
Fax: (847) 570-2990
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 12
Application Deadline: 1/4/2019
Starting Date: 6/24/2019
Estimated Stipend: 46000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

*NMS Code 136913 - Evanston Hospital; NMS Code 136921 - Skokie Hospital; NMS Code 136922 - Glenbrook Hospital; NMS Code 136923 - Highland Park Hospital. This is a comprehensive, multi-site PGY1 pharmacy residency program with both clinical and management exposure. General Medicine, Critical Care, Surgery, Emergency Medicine, and Pharmacy Administration are required rotations. Elective rotations are available in many areas, including advanced critical care, antimicrobial stewardship, cardiology, infectious disease consult, informatics, medication safety, neonatology, oncology, pharmacogenomics, and women's health. In addition to the rotations, residents also complete the following longitudinal learning experiences: ambulatory care, drug policy, medication use evaluation, major project, medication safety, teaching certificate, and service commitment. Practice management skills are developed through participation on multidisciplinary committees and completion of projects related to quality improvement, financial management, human resources, medication safety, drug use policy, drug distribution and customer service. The resident may be traveling between sites for experiences.

Fringe Benefits:   Health and dental insurance; 10 paid vacation days; 6 paid holidays; sick time; travel support for professional development.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Special Requirements for Acceptance: eligibility for licensure in Illinois; three letters of recommendation; curriculum vitae; academic transcripts; letter of interest in residency program.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private, Community Hospital
Model Type(s): Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 122
Non-Professional Staff: 88
Number of Medical Centers: 104
Total Beds: 828
Average Daily Census: 645
Site Special Features:   

NorthShore University HealthSystem is a comprehensive, fully integrated, healthcare delivery system that serves the Chicago region. NorthShore University HealthSystem consists of Evanston, Glenbrook, Highland Park and Skokie hospitals, the NorthShore Medical Group, the Home Services Division, and the NorthShore Research Institute. An integrated, HIMSS level 7 electronic medical record system with physician order entry is used throughout the organization. The hospitals of NorthShore University HealthSystem have been ranked among the Top 100 Hospitals and the Top 15 major Teaching Hospitals for several years.