Residency Listing

UnityPoint Health - Allen Hospital
1825 Logan Avenue
Waterloo, IA 50703
Code: 61003
NMS Code: 211313
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Lisa M Veit, Pharm.D., BCPS
(319) 235-3510
Fax: (319) 235-3184
Email: lisa.veit@unitypoint.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: Christopher E Clayton, Pharm.D., MBA
(319) 235-3660
Fax: (319) 235-3184
Email: christopher.clayton@unitypoint.org
  
Program Contact: Amy Kacher, Pharm.D
(319) 235-3510
Fax: (319) 235-3184
Email: amy.kacher@unitypoint.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month residency
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 1/6/2019
Estimated Stipend: 47476
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   

Extensive experiential and teaching opportunities in a hospital-based residency program. Required rotations include: orientation, critical care, internal medicine, cardiology, and infectious diseases, with longitudinal experiences of practice management, anticoagulation clinic, service commitment and project management. Electives may include: rural care, emergency medicine, mental health and hospice/palliative care. Other elective opportunities may be developed based on resident's interests. Residents will precept pharmacy students and obtain a teaching certificate.

 
Fringe Benefits:   Residents receive health, dental, and vision benefits, 10 days of paid time off, and up to $1000 for travel reimbursement.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Pharm.D. or equivalent experience; eligible for Iowa licensure; CV, transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation, and letter of interest submitted through Phorcas; UnityPoint Health - Allen Hospital is unable to sponsor pharmacy resident visas.

 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Community
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 25
Non-Professional Staff: 21
Total Beds: 204
Average Daily Census: 150
Site Special Features:   

Allen is a member of UnityPoint Health System, which is among the top healthcare systems in the nation. Allen has consistently been among the top cardiac hospitals in the country, winning numerous awards. Allen also offers orthopedics, behavioral health, acute rehabilitation, oncology, neurology, and dialysis services. Waterloo is located along the Cedar River in Northeast Iowa with a variety of sports, trails, and museums to explore.