Residency Listing

Johnson City Medical Center
ATTN: Department of Pharmacy
400 N. State of Franklin Road
Johnson City, TN 37604
www.balladhealth.org/jcmc
Code: 54010
NMS Code: 191913
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Jennifer L. Tharp, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
423-431- 6737
Fax: 423-431-5564
Email: jen.tharp@balladhealth.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: Corinne A. Allen, Pharm.D., M.B.A
(423) 431-6734
Fax: (423) 431-5564
Email: corinne.allen@balladhealth.org
  
Program Contact: Jennifer L. Tharp, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
423-431- 6737
Fax: 423-431-5564
Email: jen.tharp@balladhealth.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2019-01-03
Starting Date: 2019-06-18
Estimated Stipend: 42120
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   The PGY1 residency at Johnson City Medical Center (JCMC), provides advanced level training in the provision of patient centered pharmaceutical care in a community-based health system. Residents will develop skills to successfully interact on interdisciplinary teams to optimize drug therapy, lead medication safety initiatives, and provide education. A variety of clinical experiences is offered with an emphasis on cardiology, critical care, infectious disease, oncology, pharmacokinetics, nutrition support, pediatrics, trauma care, and research.

For more information, please see: https://www.balladhealth.org/residencies/johnson-city-pharmacy-program
 
Fringe Benefits:   Full Ballad Health team member benefits including comprehensive medical, dental, vision, disability insurance, paid vacation, travel support for ASHP and SERC.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PharmD, or equivalent experience, eligibility for licensure in Tennessee, college transcripts, curriculum vitae, letter of intent, and three letters of recommendation.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private – Ballad Health
Model Type(s): Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 45
Non-Professional Staff: 45
Number of Medical Centers: 21
Total Beds: 488
Average Daily Census: 390
Site Special Features:   Johnson City Medical Center (JCMC) is a regional tertiary referral and Level 1 Trauma Center. The Department of Pharmacy is decentralized and also provides support for the Niswonger Children’s Hospital. JCMC has been named a Top 100 Heart Hospital, and is the leading Cancer Center in the region. It is home to Wings Air Rescue, with bases in Tennessee, Virginia and Kentucky. Preceptors are affiliated with the East Tennessee State University Gatton College of Pharmacy.