Residency Listing

Indiana University Health Bloomington
Department of Pharmacy
601 W. Second Street
Bloomington, IN 47403
Code: 42027
NMS Code: 229213
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Derek B Fields, Pharm.D., BCPS
(812) 353-5589
Fax: (812) 353-5627
Director of Pharmacy: Derek B Fields, Pharm.D., BCPS
(812) 353-5589
Fax: (812) 353-5627
Program Contact: Derek B Fields, Pharm.D., BCPS
(812) 353-5589
Fax: (812) 353-5627
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 1/5/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 47000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

IU Health Bloomington is a multi-setting residency program that offers a broad learning experience for each of our residents. Our residents gain experience with internal medicine, nutrition support, antibiotic stewardship, nephrology, surgery, cardiology, hematology/oncology, critical care, emergency medicine, drug information, ambulatory care (primary care and specialty), and administration. Residents will practice precepting skills with pharmacy students, deliver continuing medical education, participate in a teaching certificate program, and complete a research project. Residents develop the commitment to lifelong learning and professional practice.

Fringe Benefits:   Health/dental benefits
Disability/life insurance
16 days paid time off
Stipend for ASHP Midyear and Great Lakes Residency Preceptor conference
ASHP Membership
Free parking
Lab coat
Resident office space, computers, and laptops
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

The qualified applicant must possess a Doctor of Pharmacy Degree from an accredited college of pharmacy and must be eligible for Indiana licensure. Application Requirements (Submitted via PhORCAS) include:
Letter of Intent
Three PhORCAS Recommendation Forms
Official College Transcripts
Residency Candidate Survey (Uploaded via the Supplemental Materials section in PhORCAS)

Training Site Type:

Regional Community Hospital and Ambulatory Care Clinics

Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s):

Acute Care, Ambulatory Care

Tax Status: Nonprofit
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 350
Average Daily Census: 190
Site Special Features:   

IU Health is the largest hospital system in Indiana and the fourth largest in the nation, based upon the number of beds. IU Health Bloomington serves the south central region of Indiana, and holds the region's only Primary Stroke Center and Level 3 Trauma Center certifications. Pharmacy services are decentralized, and pharmacists spend considerable time performing direct patient care activities. Pharmacists are actively involved in prescribing by protocol. Affiliations exist with Butler University, Purdue University, and Manchester University Colleges of Pharmacy.