Residency Listing

Hazard ARH Regional Medical Center
Department of Pharmacy
100 Medical Center Drive
Hazard, KY 41701
Code: 52001
NMS Code: 137713
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Amanda K Hall, Pharm.D.
(606) 439-1331 5134
Fax: (606) 439-6821
Director of Pharmacy: Helen Herald, R.Ph.
(606) 439-1331 x6623
Fax: (606) 439-6821
Program Contact: Amanda K Hall, Pharm.D.
(606) 439-1331 5134
Fax: (606) 439-6821
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 1/15/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 50000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Core learning experiences include internal medicine, critical care, emergency medicine, hematology/oncology, pediatrics, and informatics. Longitudinal learning experiences include ambulatory care, managed care, teaching, and pharmacy practice. These experiences are designed to produce a well-rounded practitioner. Routine experiences in infectious disease and antimicrobial stewardship, pharmacokinectics, anticoagulation, and pharmacy practice administration allow for continuous building of clinical experience. A strong emphasis is placed on expanding the resident's teaching aptitude through learning to precept student phamacists and providing instruction on many levels for varied audiences. Teaching skill development is supported by the opportunity to complete a teaching certificate through the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy.
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives discounted meals, discounted health insurance, sick leave and paid vacation.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D., eligibility for Kentucky licensure, college transcripts, completed on-line application, three letters of recommendation, curriculum vitae, all application materials are to be submitted through PhORCAS. Individualized Assessment for Residency Training
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Appalachian Regional Healthcare, Inc.
Model Type(s): Acute care/ teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 25
Non-Professional Staff: 12
Total Beds: 358
Average Daily Census: 226
Site Special Features:   

The Hazard ARH Regional Medical Center is a 358-bed, acute-care hospital with an adjacent psychiatric hospital, the ARH Psychiatric Center, which is the designated State acute mental health facility for a 21-county region in Eastern Kentucky. Hazard ARH also features an Accredited Chest Pain Center; Level II Nursery, Accredited Cancer Center, Accredited Breast Center, and is proud to be the first Eastern Kentucky hospital to join the UK Stroke Affiliate Network. The hospital is affiliated with several colleges of pharmacy, including the University of Kentucky, Sullivan University, and Appalachian College of Pharmacy. The pharmacy department is involved with multiple investigational drug trials. The ARH system was selected as the 2010 Outstanding Rural Health Organization in the nation by the National Rural Health Association.