Residency Listing

Mercy Health Saint Mary's
200 Jefferson SE, Inpatient Pharmacy
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
http://mercyhealthsaintmarys.com/pharmacy-practice-residency-pgy-1
Code: 43102
NMS Code: 142213
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: G. Robert DeYoung, Pharm.D., BCPS
(616) 685-1829
Fax: (616) 685-1866
Email: deyoungg@mercyhealth.com
  
Director of Pharmacy: Terry K Kirkpatrick, M.S., RPh
(616) 685-6599
Fax: (616) 752-6434
Email: kirkpatt@mercyhealth.com
  
Program Contact: G. Robert DeYoung, Pharm.D., BCPS
(616) 685-1829
Fax: (616) 685-1866
Email: deyoungg@mercyhealth.com
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline: 2019-01-05
Starting Date: 2019-06-30
Estimated Stipend: 47486
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   MHSM department of pharmacy has dedicated, full-time, clinical pharmacists practicing throughout our health system including: critical care, internal medicine, family medicine, emergency medicine, psychiatry, infectious diseases and antimicrobial stewardship, oncology, neurology, anticoagulation management service, ambulatory care (PCMH), renal transplant, and HIV medicine. The required rotations, together with the large number of available elective rotations, including a Teaching and Learning Certificate Program and an elective rotation in Academia, allow residents to acquire experience and competence in a wide-range of pharmacotherapeutic areas so as to produce excellent clinical pharmacy practitioners.
 
Fringe Benefits:   10 days PTO, up to 8 days for professional conferences, medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   ACPE-accredited COP, 3 letters of recommendation (PHORCAS form is fine), COP transcript, CV, letter of intent/cover letter, MI licensure within 90 days (preferably by July)
 
Training Site Type: Teaching Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Trinity Health
Model Type(s): Teaching/Acute Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 25
Non-Professional Staff: 20
Number of Medical Centers: 21
Total Beds: 350
Average Daily Census: 300
Site Special Features:   The PGY-1 residency at Saint Mary’s Health Care (SMHC) is a rigorous and intentional advanced training program for motivated individuals. At the same time, the residency program is customized for each individual resident. SMHC is a 340-bed community teaching hospital whose inpatient pharmacy includes 14 clinical pharmacists in several specialties.