Residency Listing

Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare - Germantown Hospital
7691 Poplar Avenue
Germantown , TN 38138
Code: 54065
NMS Code: 265213
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Candidate
Residency Program Director: Mary E. D. Yates, Pharm.D., BCPS
(901) 516-6802
Fax: (901) 516-6990
Director of Pharmacy: Brad Swiggart, Pharm. D. - Germantown
(901) 516-6978
Fax: (901) 516-6990
Program Contact: Mary E. D. Yates, Pharm.D., BCPS
(901) 516-6802
Fax: (901) 516-6990
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 1/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 47000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

Residents will complete a major project, provide education to patients, students, and healthcare professionals, serve on institutional committees, and participate in departmental projects. Residents participate in longitudinal experiences including pharmacy resident conference, research development, and leadership development along with the University residents. Residents can participate in the UTHSC Teaching and Learning Program and complete didactic lectures within the college of pharmacy. Residents have the option to spend one elective rotation at University Hospital or LeBonheur.

Fringe Benefits:   

Free parking, travel allowance, department continuing education, 23 paid days off, and personal office space with laptop computer

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

PharmD degree from an accredited college of pharmacy, PhorCAS Application, eligibility for Tennessee licensure, transcripts, CV, and three clinical recommendations.

Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s):

Tertiary, community hospital

Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 70
Total Beds: 313
Average Daily Census: 230
Site Special Features:   

Methodist Germantown, part of Methodist LeBonheur Healthcare, is a 313 acute care community hospital in Germantown, Tennessee that offers a variety of experiences including Neonatal Intensive Care and Surgery. Pharmacists are part of the healthcare team and actively participate in medication order review, therapeutic drug monitoring, protocol management, patient education, and student and resident preceptorship. MLH also provides experiential training for student pharmacists from the University of Tennessee and Union University.