Residency Listing

Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center
1325 S Cliff Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Code: 67011
NMS Code: 797863
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership
Accreditation Status: Pre-candidate
Residency Program Director: Thomas J. Johnson, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS, BCCCP, FASHP, FCCM
(605) 322-8309
Fax: (605) 322-8370
Director of Pharmacy: Thomas J. Johnson, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS, BCCCP, FASHP, FCCM
(605) 322-8309
Fax: (605) 322-8370
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2019-01-15
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 57000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Each resident will customize their training plan based on their previous experiences, strengths, weaknesses, and overall career goals. Learning experiences are offered in a block formation with 3 to 5 simultaneous areas during each 10-12 week block. Longitudinal experiences are also included in areas such as medication safety and residency project. This schedule is built and coordinated based on the customized plan. This model allows for in depth discussion and project work along with focused individual scheduling within each area as needed. Avera pharmacy services encompasses the entire breadth of pharmacy services. Residents can customize a very broad program or develop focused areas of skill development within the context of the PGY2 HSPA standards. Additional areas of experience also include 340B program management, technology, informatics, health plan administration, and supply chain. Other areas may also be available based on resident interests and needs.
Fringe Benefits:   PTO, Avera McKennan Employee benefits, travel allowance for professional meeting attendance.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D., PGY1 ASHP accredited residency, eligible for South Dakota Licensure
Training Site Type: Integrated Health System / Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Tertiary Care Center
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 100
Non-Professional Staff: 100
Total Beds: 545
Average Daily Census: 375
Site Special Features:   Avera McKennan Hospital is a community, teaching, tertiary referral and Level II trauma center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.  The hospital is licensed for 545 beds with an average daily census of 375.  Avera pharmacy services offers the full continuum of integrated patient care services including acute care, ambulatory care, specialty pharmacy, retail pharmacy, home infusion, and long term care. The Avera system provides integrated services across all sites in the system. Residents will have opportunities to gain experience in all aspects of the pharmacy enterprise and focus their training program according to their goals based on a customized plan.