Residency Listing

Norton Healthcare
Pharmacy Services N-47
315 East Broadway, Suite 50
Louisville, KY 40202
Code: 52003
NMS Code: 170113
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Amanda Castle, Pharm.D., BCPS
(502) 629-7255
Fax: (502) 629-8322
Email: Amanda.Castle@nortonhealthcare.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: William P. Allen, Pharm.D.
(502) 629-7076
Fax: (502) 629-8322
Email: William.allen@nortonhealthcare.org
  
Program Contact: Amanda Castle, Pharm.D., BCPS
(502) 629-7255
Fax: (502) 629-8322
Email: Amanda.Castle@nortonhealthcare.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 6
Application Deadline: 1/5/2019
Starting Date: 6/26/2019
Estimated Stipend: 48000
Interview Required: Yes
 
Multisite: Norton Audubon Hospital, Norton Brownsboro, Norton Hospital, Norton Women's and Children's Hospital and Norton Children's Hospital provide a robust and comprehensive training environment for the clinical aspects of the residency program. Each facility maintains its own pharmacy department and leadership while participating in an integrated healthcare system organizational model. Each site provides a unique aspect to the residency program.
Residency Special Features:   This residency program will provide the knowledge, skills and competence required for pharmacy practice within a healthcare-system; including medication-related care of patients in both inpatient and ambulatory settings. Rotational and longitudinal experiences encompass a broad range of pharmaceutical services including internal medicine, critical care, infectious diseases, oncology, pediatrics, and medical information systems technology. Residents will complete a longitudinal research project and obtain a Teaching Certificate. Opportunities exist to mentor and educate students through both didactic and practice based teaching. Graduates will be prepared to assume positions as pharmacist clinicians in a multi-hospital system environment or to pursue second year post graduate training in specialized primary care. 
 
Fringe Benefits:   The resident receives medical, dental and life insurance, paid sick leave and vacation time, and professional travel reimbursement.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm D and eligibility for licensure in Kentucky. All application materials MUST be submitted via PhORCAS. No application materials will be accepted via US mail, email or by submission in person. Required application materials include: 1. Completed application 2. Curriculum vitae 3. Official transcript from accredited College of Pharmacy 4. Three electronically submitted (PHORCAS) references  5. Personal Statement - Outline your reasons for wanting to complete a PGY1 residency and why you hope to pursue this goal at Norton Healthcare
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 118
Non-Professional Staff: 106
Number of Medical Centers: 5
Total Beds: 1837
Average Daily Census: 1006
Site Special Features:   Norton Healthcare serves patients in the Louisville Metro area, including Southern Indiana, and throughout Kentucky. It is the Louisville area's leading hospital and health care system, the third largest private employer and the largest not-for-profit, integrated healthcare system in Kentucky. Norton Healthcare comprises four large hospitals in Louisville, 10 Norton Immediate Care Centers, 12,000 employees, 700 employed primary or specialty care medical providers at some 50 locations and nearly 2,000 total physicians on its medical staff.