Residency Listing

Franciscan Health - Indianapolis
Department of Pharmacy
8111 South Emerson Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46237
Code: 42008
NMS Code: 184313
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: A. Katie Hiles, Pharm.D., BCPS
(317) 528-8038
Fax: (317) 528-5026
Director of Pharmacy: Ronda D. Freije, MBA, RPh, DPLA
(317) 528-5896
Fax: (317) 528-8324
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 1/1/2019
Starting Date: 6/24/2019
Estimated Stipend: 48000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

Franciscan Health Indianapolis is a faith-based community hospital that is part of the integrated 14 hospital system, Franciscan Health. Locally, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist preceptors provide direct patient care services in many areas of the hospital and ambulatory settings. The residency year is flexible and tailored to the interests and goals of the resident. Required learning experiences include: Orientation, Family Medicine, Cardiology, Infectious Diseases, Pediatrics/Neonatal ICU, Adult Critical Care, Administration, and Longitudinal Ambulatory Care. Elective learning experience opportunities include but are not limited to: Emergency Medicine, Transitions of Care, Cardiac Surgery, a focused month in Ambulatory Care, and Hematology/Oncology/Bone Marrow Transplant. In addition to clinical learning experiences, the residency offers a variety of teaching opportunities, including the Indiana Pharmacy Teaching Certificate Program (IPTec). Completion and presentation of a research project at the Great Lakes Pharmacy Residency Conference is required.

Fringe Benefits:   16 days PTO (vacation and holidays); medical/dental/vision insurance; travel to ASHP Midyear and Great Lakes Residency meetings; life insurance.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. degree, eligible for Indiana licensure, official college transcripts, curriculum vitae, letter of interest, three letters of recommendation, onsite interview, US citizen
Training Site Type: Integrated Health System
Owner Affiliate: Community Hospital System
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 28
Non-Professional Staff: 56
Total Beds: 485
Average Daily Census: 307
Site Special Features:   

Franciscan Health Indianapolis is located south of downtown Indianapolis and minutes away from Butler University. The hospital has one of only two bone marrow transplant centers in Indiana as well as award-winning cardiac and vascular services. The hospital is affiliated with Butler University's College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Franciscan Health Indianapolis has an active Family Medicine residency program, with which the resident will interact throughout various learning experiences. Pharmacy services are supported by decentralized clinical staff pharmacists and clinical pharmacy specialists who are located on the majority of patient care units. The resident staffs every 3rd weekend as part of their longitudinal service.