Residency Listing

Fargo VA Health Care System
2101 Elm Street North (119)
Fargo, ND 58102
Code: 66000
NMS Code: 184813
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Renae Schiele, Pharm.D., BCPS
701-232-3241 ext 2447
Fax: 701-239-3762
Email: Renae.Schiele@va.gov
  
Director of Pharmacy: Melissa Rohrich, Pharm.D., BCPS
(701) 232-3241 x2799
Fax: (701) 239-3762
Email: Melissa.Rohrich@va.gov
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2018-01-01
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 41000
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   Residents will rotate the following core areas: pharmacy operations, adult medicine, ambulatory care/primary care, long-term care, home base primary care, mental health, surgery, research, administration, and anticoagulation clinic. Four Elective rotations in various areas and teaching opportunities are offered based on individual need.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Four hours annual leave and sick leave, respectively, per pay period (every two weeks), ten days of federal holidays per year, and health insurance.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   US citizenship, Licensure in the United States, Pharm.D. degree from an accredited college of pharmacy. Submit a letter of interest, transcript, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference via PhORCAS by the application deadline.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Federal
Model Type(s): Teaching
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 19
Non-Professional Staff: 12
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 80
Average Daily Census: 53
Site Special Features:   The Fargo VA HCS is an 80 bed general hospital with a nursing home care unit and is accredited by the Joint Commission. The hospital also has an outpatient clinic that services the medical needs of the veterans. The hospital has organized major elements of care in the areas of cardiovascular disease, oncology/hematology, endocrinology, infectious disease, neurosciences, nephrology, internal medicine, ambulatory care, alcohol and chemical dependency, pulmonary medicine, and long-term care.