Residency Listing

Vista Health - Vista Medical Center East
ATTN: Department of Pharmacy
1324 N. Sheridan Road
Waukegan, IL 60085
Code: 64500
NMS Code: 165713
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Shirley Ann Felder, Pharm.D., RPh, BCPS, BCGP
(847) 360-4349
Fax: (847) 360-4147
Director of Pharmacy: Shirley Ann Felder, Pharm.D., RPh, BCPS, BCGP
(847) 360-4349
Fax: (847) 360-4147
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2018-01-15
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 40000
Interview Required: Yes
Multisite: No
Residency Special Features:   This multisite Chicago area program allows the residents to develop clinical and management skills in a variety of areas, including internal medicine, pediatrics, critical care, cardiology, infectious diseases, drug information, and pharmacy management. The resident will have opportunity to round with physician and pharmacy preceptors. The residents will participate in ongoing hospital projects and will be required to present one poster at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and one major project at the Great Lakes Residency Conference.
Fringe Benefits:   The resident is eligible for health/life, dental insurance, 20 days of paid vacation/holiday/sick leave and free parking. Professional travel is built into the stipend.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PharmD degree, eligibility forlicensure in Illinois, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendationfrom clinical faculty or employers, academic transcripts.
Training Site Type: One site
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Community
Tax Status: For Profit
Professional Staff: 12
Non-Professional Staff: 12
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 180
Average Daily Census: 120
Site Special Features:   Located midway between Milwaukee and Chicago, VistaMedical Centers are affiliated with Midwestern University Chicago Collegeof Pharmacy and the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy.The resident will have opportunities to serve as preceptors for pharmacystudents, as well as to provide nursing, physician, and pharmacy staffeducation. Vista Medical Center is part of Community Health Systems, oneof the nation's leading operators of general acute care hospitals.