Residency Listing

Franciscan Health Hammond
5454 Hohman Avenue
Hammond, IN 46320
Code: 42400
NMS Code: 173513
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Susan L. Jula, Pharm.D., BCPS
(219) 932-2300 x33922
Fax: (219) 933-2652
Director of Pharmacy: Nikita Parchem, PharmD, BCPS
(219) 932-2300 x34168
Fax: (219) 933-2652
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline: 2019-01-15
Starting Date: 2019-06-24
Estimated Stipend: 47486
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The program allows the resident to pursue personal interests through a flexible training experience. The resident will work with decentralized and clinical pharmacists to provide total patient care, including pharmacokinetics, anticoagulation management, nutrition monitoring, anti- infective stewardship, drug information, formulary management, technology management, medication safety, understanding drug distribution system, and to provide educational programs for other healthcare professionals. The resident will also have the opportunity to write newsletter articles, present formal lectures, serve as preceptor for pharmacy students, and conduct a research project.
Upon completion of our PGY1 residency program, our graduates are qualified for a patient care position or to pursue a PGY2 training program in the area of their choice.
Fringe Benefits:   Health benefits including dental and vision, 2 weeks vacation and travel to ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Great Lakes Pharmacy Resident Conference.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PharmD from ACPE accredited college, eligible for Indiana licensure, letter of intent, current curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, academic transcripts
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private, Community
Model Type(s): Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 55
Non-Professional Staff: 41
Number of Medical Centers: 2
Total Beds: 247
Average Daily Census: 153
Site Special Features:   Franciscan Health Hammond has stayed true to our founding mission to care for everyone who comes through our doors. A trusted leader in providing faith-based, integrated healthcare, Franciscan Health Hammond is one of the largest acute-care hospitals in the Northwest Indiana region and has expanded to include more than 20 off-site facilities. Our pharmacy team is fully integrated into the healthcare team, providing comprehensive clinical pharmacy services to optimize patient outcomes.