Residency Listing

Bristol Regional Medical Center
Department of Pharmacy
1 Medical Park Boulevard
Bristol, TN 37620
Code: 54019
NMS Code: 163513
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Abby Singleton, Pharm.D., BCPS
Fax: 423-844-2866
Director of Pharmacy: Dwight O. Owens, Pharm.D.
(423) 844-2868
Fax: (423) 844-2866
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 1/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 41600
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

The BRMC PGY1 pharmacy residency program is designed to prepare pharmacists for advanced patient centered pharmaceutical care in a community-based teaching hospital. The residency experience may include rotations in internal medicine, cardiology, critical care, emergency medicine, trauma, ambulatory care, drug information, medication safety, and additional rotations. The resident will complete a composite pharmacy related project and develop strong presentation and leadership skills. The residents will have the option of completing a longitudinal teaching certificate program through East Tennessee State University.

Fringe Benefits:   

Health/Dental/Vision Insurance, paid vacation/sick leave; professional leave for meetings and job interviews; attendance at regional and national meetings.

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Pharm.D. degree, eligibility for Tennessee and Virginia licensure, PhORCAS application includes: academic transcript, letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation.

Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Ballad Health
Model Type(s): Community Teaching Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 31
Non-Professional Staff: 33
Total Beds: 348
Average Daily Census: 250
Site Special Features:   

Bristol Regional Medical Center (BRMC) is a member of Ballad Health System and is a level II trauma center. BRMC is a Joint Commission certified primary stroke center that offers around the clock neurological coverage and offers high quality stroke care to the region. It is also a certified joint center. BRMC provides institutional and clinical pharmacy training for Doctor of Pharmacy students from nearby colleges of pharmacy. Bristol is nestled in the foothills of the Southern Appalachian Mountains.