Residency Listing

Veterans Affairs Black Hills Health Care System
113 Comanche Road
Fort Meade, SD 57741
Code: 67006
NMS Code: 137921
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Amy E. Doten, Pharm.D.
(800) 743-1070 x7808
Fax: (605) 347-7207
Director of Pharmacy: Amy E. Doten, Pharm.D.
(800) 743-1070 x7808
Fax: (605) 347-7207
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 1/10/2019
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 41098
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

The VA Black Hills PGY1 Pharmacy Residency will train pharmacists in the setting of a large, rural VA health care system. While both inpatient and outpatient learning experiences are required during this program, pharmacist involvement in ambulatory care is broad. An elective teaching certificate program is available which equips residents to pursue a position in an academic setting. Feedback from both residents and preceptors is valued and used to proactively customize each resident's experience. Required Rotations: Orientation, Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT), Anticoagulation, Community Living Center, Home Based Primary Care, Internal Medicine 1 and 2, Practice Management, Residency Project, Medication Use Process, Professional Development, Practice Coverage Elective Rotations: Oncology, Pain Management, Mental Health, Teaching Certificate

Fringe Benefits:   

7:30a-5p Monday through Friday, Health and life insurance, 13 days of paid leave, 13 days of paid sick leave, 10 paid holidays, paid administrative leave for clinical meetings, lab coat, and free parking. On-site housing may be available at a reduced rate in our student apartments. If interested, please inquire at interview.

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D./equivalent, licensure within 3 months of start date, U.S. citizenship, To apply, submit: letter of intent, curriculum vitae, transcripts, three letters of reference. Submit all materials through PhORCAS.
Training Site Type: Hospital, Ambulatory Care
Owner Affiliate: Government
Model Type(s): Teaching
Patients Enrolled: 17500
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 32
Non-Professional Staff: 19
Number of Medical Centers: 2
Total Beds: 293
Average Daily Census: 177
Site Special Features:   The VA Black Hills Health Care System is located in the beautiful Black Hills of western South Dakota, where we are known for our blue skies, pine forests, rich history, moderate climate, friendly western hospitality and year-round outdoor recreational activities. Affiliated with several Colleges of Pharmacy. Opportunities to practice rural health care.