Residency Listing

Avera McKennan Hospital and University Health Center
1325 S. Cliff St. Ave
P.O. Box 5045
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Code: 67100
NMS Code: 133713
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Glenn D Voss, Pharm.D.
(605) 322-8305
Fax: (605) 322-8370
Director of Pharmacy:
Thomas J. Johnson, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS, BCCCP, FASHP, FCCM
(605) 322-8309
Fax: (605) 322-8370
Program Contact: Glenn D Voss, Pharm.D.
(605) 322-8305
Fax: (605) 322-8370
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 8
Application Deadline: 2019-01-12
Estimated Stipend: 50000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   The residency is a postgraduate program of organized training and education of pharmacists in the fundamentals of pharmacy practice and is designed to develop clinical practitioners capable of administering high-quality pharmaceutical care. Residents will have experiences in the following areas: internal medicine, management/quality improvement, drug information, critical care, nutrition, pediatrics, surgical medicine, ambulatory care, psychiatry, and oncology. Teaching opportunities are also available.
Fringe Benefits:   Twenty-one combined leave benefit days/year; health benefits; travel allowance/professional leave to selected conferences.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. degree required; licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of South Dakota. Required documents; letter of intent, transcripts, CV, and 3 professional letters of recommendation and an on-site interview.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 45
Non-Professional Staff: 45
Total Beds: 545
Average Daily Census: 320
Site Special Features:   Avera McKennan Hospital is a modern, fully accredited, tertiary care referral facility and trauma center for South Dakota and surrounding states. The Pharmacy Department provides comprehensive services to the following areas: critical care medicine, internal medicine, neurology, rehabilitation, oncology, psychiatry, geriatrics, solid organ and bone marrow transplantation, pediatrics, neonatology, hospice, women's health, and home health care. The campus also includes a same-day surgery center and multiple ambulatory care clinic facilities. Avera McKennan is proud to be ranked number one in South Dakota Hospitals by the US News and World Report.