Residency Listing

Veterans Health Care System of the Ozarks
1100 North College Avenue 119
Fayetteville, AR 72703
Code: 71007
NMS Code: 211413
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Marcus G. Costner, Pharm.D., BCPS
(800) 691-8387 x65986
Fax: (479) 587-5863
Director of Pharmacy: Chris S. Allbritton, Pharm.D.
(800) 691-8387 x65990
Fax: (479) 587-5939
Program Contact: Marcus G. Costner, Pharm.D., BCPS
(800) 691-8387 x65986
Fax: (479) 587-5863
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2016-12-31
Starting Date: 2017-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 41166
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   This pharmacy residency offers a varied selection of both inpatient and outpatient experiences including: internal medicine, ambulatory care, inpatient psychiatry, outpatient psychiatry, administration, and critical care. Residents will participate in teaching opportunities and obtain a teaching certificate from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Pharmacy. The goal of this residency is to provide the highest quality patient-centered and evidence-based care as we develop future pharmacy clinicians.
Fringe Benefits:   Paid vacation/holidays/sick leave/leave for professional meetings, health insurance, extensive online library and drug information resources, and electronic medical record.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   U.S. citizenship, Graduate of ACPE-accredited COP with PharmD degree, letter of interest, CV, and transcript
Training Site Type: Hospital, Ambulatory Care, Home Care
Owner Affiliate: Government
Model Type(s): Acute care
Patients Enrolled: 55000
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 33
Non-Professional Staff: 22
Number of Medical Centers: 7
Total Beds: 63
Average Daily Census: 39
Site Special Features:   Northwest Arkansas is one of the fastest growing areas in the nation. Our facility services approximately 55,000 patients from main campus in Fayetteville and six outpatient clinics throughout Northwest Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Missouri. VHSO also has a growing telehealth program to better serve those Veterans in rural locations. Affiliated with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Pharmacy Northwest campus, VHSO participates in education of pharmacy students through IPPE and APPE learning experiences.