Residency Listing

Lutheran Hospital of Indiana
Department of Pharmacy
7950 West Jefferson Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
Code: 42010
NMS Code: 192913
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Drew C. Wiard, Pharm.D., M.B.A, BCPS
(260) 435-6634
Fax: (260) 435-6869
Director of Pharmacy: Andy Ault
(260) 435-6758
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 1/8/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 40000
Interview Required: Yes
Multisite: The Lutheran Health Network is the healthcare leader for the Northeastern Indiana market and serves 23 counties in NE Indiana, NW Ohio and Southern Michigan with its nine hospitals and multiple outpatient care centers. Lutheran Hospital of Indiana is a verified Level II Trauma Center for Adults and Pediatrics, accredited Chest Pain center, Certified Stroke Center, Bariatric Center of Excellence, the region’s only Heart Failure accredited center and the region’s only heart and kidney transplant center. St. Joseph Hospital is an accredited Chest Pain center and the region’s only comprehensive Burn Center.
Residency Special Features:   This program offers a wide variety of pharmacy practice experiences in multiple inpatient and outpatient settings, including adult medicine, infectious disease, drug information, medication safety, ambulatory care, critical care, practice management, research, oncology, transplant, informatics, administration, burn unit, family practice and education/teaching/precepting throughout the network and affiliated institutions. Residents will complete a Teaching Certificate program during the residency year. Residents will have the opportunity to provide Pharmacology lectures for a physicians’ assistant program and to be involved in the teaching of Pharmacy students both in the network and at a local pharmacy school. Residents will also precept an Adult Medicine clerkship student at the end of the residency program. Residents will be required to present a poster at a national conference and a project at the Great Lakes Pharmacy Residency Conference.
Fringe Benefits:   Eligible for full employee healthcare benefits, paid time off (subject to some restrictions), professional travel reimbursement, professional pharmacy society membership, complimentary CE opportunities, personalized lab coats
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PharmD degree, Indiana licensure eligibility, curriculum vitae, academic transcripts, three letters of recommendation, minimum GPA of 3.0 and on-site interview. Applications to be submitted via PHORCAS system. Program-specific application requirement information available on the Lutheran Health Network Pharmacy Residency Program website.
Training Site Type: Hospital, Health System
Owner Affiliate: Community Health Systems
Model Type(s): Community-Based Teaching, Acute Care, Ambulatory Care
Tax Status: Profit
Professional Staff: 52
Non-Professional Staff: 45
Number of Medical Centers:
Average Daily Census: 325 
Site Special Features:   

The Lutheran Health Network's primary service lines include Orthopedics, Cardiac Care, Oncology, Transplant, Trauma, Burn Care, Pediatrics and Neurosurgery. Pharmacists within the network precept students from multiple pharmacy schools, including Butler University, Purdue University, Manchester University and Ohio Northern University. Preceptors and Pharmacy Residents provide all Pharmacology lectures for the Physicians' Assistant Program at St. Francis University as well as may serve as guest lecturers for the Manchester University College of Pharmacy, IPFW School of Medicine and the Fort Wayne Medical Education Program.