Residency Listing

HCA Management Services/University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy
2515 Park Plaza, Bldg 2-4 West
Nashville, TN 37203
Code: 54025
NMS Code: 212613
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Alicia B. Perry, Pharm.D.
(615) 344-2532
Fax: (855) 712-4052
Director of Pharmacy: Karla M Miller, Pharm.D., BCPP
(615) 344-6518
Fax: (866) 534-4480
Residency Information:

12 month

Number of Positions: 1
Estimated Stipend: 41000
Residency Special Features:   

Graduates of this residency program will gain experience across the continuum of care through facility and corporate experiences with the goal of continuing residency training in a PGY2 program. Required rotations include: Medication Management – Clinical Pharmacy (Internal Medicine, Critical Care, and Infectious Disease), Continuous Practice-Based Development, Research and Project Management, Clinical Decision Making & Continuous Quality Improvement, Medication Safety, and Pharmacy Informatics. Elective rotations are offered in: Medication Management – Clinical Pharmacy (Resident requested clinical areas), Emergency Preparedness, Medication Management – Operations, Pharmacy Practice Management, Patient Safety, Clinical Economics. An optional teaching certificate is offered through the University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy.

Fringe Benefits:   

Medical insurance through University of Tennessee, paid vacation, holiday and sick leave, free parking, and travel expenses to required meetings.

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Graduate of an ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy; Licensed Pharmacist or eligible for licensure in the state of Tennessee; Letter of intent summarizing reason(s) for pursuing residency training, professional goals, both short-term and long-term, and why you are interested in the Hospital Corporation of America (HCA)/University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy Residency Program; Current curriculum vitae; Three letters of recommendation; One official transcript submitted through PhORCAS; On-site interview (Late January and February).

Site Special Features:   Based in Nashville, Tennessee, Hospital Corporation of America is the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, composed of locally managed facilities that include over 160 hospitals and 112 outpatient centers in 20 states and England.