Residency Listing

Huntsville Hospital
101 Sivley Road
Huntsville, AL 35801
http://www.huntsvillehospital.org/pharmacy-residency
Code: 51150
NMS Code: 128713
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Adam J Sawyer, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCCP
(256) 265-4896
Fax: (256) 265-2490
Email: adam.sawyer@hhsys.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: Michael R McDaniel, BSPharm., MBA, FASHP
(256) 265-8419
Fax: (256) 265-6558
Email: michael.mcdaniel@hhsys.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 6
Application Deadline: 2019-01-04
Starting Date: 2019-06-17
Estimated Stipend: 47486
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   The residency gives in-depth experience in a broad area of pharmacy practice including nutritional support, pharmacokinetics, drug information, antimicrobial stewardship, internal medicine, cardiology, critical care, transitions of care, oncology, pediatrics, and administration. Residents present formal lectures, in-services and prepare a major project. The resident also serves as preceptor for pharmacy students during some rotations. The residency program has a goal the training of pharmaceutical care generalists and the development of future leaders in pharmacy practice.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Residents receive health insurance, 401k, earned time off (vacation & sick leave), free parking, professional travel reimbursement, and personal office space.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   The applicant must possess a Pharm.D. degree from an ACPE accredited college or school of Pharmacy and be eligible for licensure in Alabama. All applications must be submitted through PhORCAS (Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application System). The required components of the application that must be submitted include a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, 3 references, a pharmacy school transcript, and a photograph of the applicant.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: City
Model Type(s): Tertiary Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 110
Non-Professional Staff: 105
Number of Medical Centers: 3
Total Beds: 971
Average Daily Census: 650
Site Special Features:   Huntsville Hospital is the flagship institution of the HH Health System and is one of the largest not-for-profit community hospital systems in the nation serving a population of approximately one million people in northern Alabama and south-central Tennessee Huntsville Hospital's footprint in Madison County is comprised of 941 licensed beds, including ten ICUs, numerous specialty services, and a state-of-the art Pharmacy Department. Over 200 Pharmacy team members provide medication-related services to a wide variety of patients in numerous settings. The hospital offers all major medical services except solid organ transplantation and treatment of severe burn injuries. The facility's emergency department, the busiest in the state, provides treatment for approximately 120,000 patients annually.