Residency Listing

Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center
3200 Vine Street
Pharmacy Service (119)
Cincinnati, OH 45220
Code: 44900
NMS Code: 132813
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Tina Hamilton, Pharm D., BCPS
(513) 861-3100 4034
Fax: (513) 476-3981
Director of Pharmacy: Kristen Schmitt, Pharm.D., BCPS
(513) 475-6322
Fax: (513) 475-6981
Program Contact: Tina Hamilton, Pharm D., BCPS
(513) 861-3100 4034
Fax: (513) 476-3981
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/resdiency
Number of Positions: 4
Application Deadline: 1/5/2018
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 43153
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

Allows for individualization based upon the professional interest of each resident while ensuring a broad base of professional development in all aspects of pharmacy practice. Rotating member of multidisciplinary primary care teams (PACTs) throughout the year working under a collaborative practice agreement to provide direct patient care services. Acute care learning experiences in internal medicine and critical care and function as an active member of those teams. Required learning experiences in administration, practice management, drug information, formulary management, medication use evaluation, medication reconciliation, adverse drug event reporting, telehealth anticoagulation services and medication safety monitoring. Teaching and precepting responsibilities for pharmacy students from five major universities and will complete a teaching certificate from the James L. Winkle University of Cincinnati College of Pharmacy. Performance and presentation of a major project is required.

Fringe Benefits:   Paid leave days: 13 vacation/13 sick/10 holidays/health insurance/administrative leave for selected meetings. Computers (PC/online), office space and supplies, medical library, copying service, medical media support, free parking.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   U.S. citizenship; current pharmacist licensure or eligibility for licensure; Pharm.D. or equivalent experience; letter of intent; completed application; curriculum vitae; college transcripts; three letters of recommendation.
Training Site Type: Hospital, Ambulatory Care
Owner Affiliate: Federal Government
Model Type(s): Teaching, Acute and Chronic Care Medical Center
Patients Enrolled: 30000
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 35
Non-Professional Staff: 25
Number of Medical Centers: 7
Total Beds: 116
Average Daily Census: 84
Site Special Features:   Integrated healthcare system consisting of an acute care hospital affiliated with the University of Cincinnati Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy. Extensive outpatient clinic services within the facility and at six community based primary care clinics. Additionally, there is a 131-bed nursing home and 72-bed domiciliary. Offers a full range of medical, surgical, psychiatric, and extended-care services. Training is provided for more than 1,000 health care professionals including medical and surgical residents and fellows in 24 clinical specialties, pharmacy residents and students, nurses, and other health professionals.