Residency Listing

CHI St. Vincent Infirmary
2 St. Vincent Circle
Little Rock, AR 72205
www.chistvincent.com/pharmacyresidency
Code: 71015
NMS Code: 259013
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Candidate
 
Residency Program Director: Brandy Hopkins, Pharm.D.
(501) 552-4862
Fax: (501) 552-8610
Email: brhopkins@stvincenthealth.com
  
Director of Pharmacy: Jen Perry, Pharm.D.
(501) 552-3984
Fax: (501) 552-8600
Email: jperry@stvincenthealth.com
  
Program Contact: Brandy Hopkins, Pharm.D.
(501) 552-4862
Fax: (501) 552-8610
Email: brhopkins@stvincenthealth.com
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2018-12-31
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 43680
Interview Required: Yes
 
Multisite: No
Residency Special Features:   The residency program at CHI St. Vincent is designed to develop a well-rounded pharmacy practitioner and future leader in pharmacy practice, who is clinically prepared for an advanced level of practice at a community-based hospital or eligible for specialty training through a PGY2 pharmacy residency. Our residency gives in-depth experience in broad areas of pharmacy practice including: internal medicine, critical care, infectious disease, cardiology, medication safety, emergency medicine, and antimicrobial stewardship. The resident’s activities will include, but are not limited to:  education for coworkers and patients, multi-disciplinary rounds, precepting pharmacy students, major research project to present at MidSouth Residents Conference, ASHP Mid-Year Clinical Meeting poster presentation, CE presentations, pharmacy committee participation, MUE and new drug reviews, and the opportunity to complete a teaching certificate and/or research certificate program.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Competitive Salary, Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance, 22 days of paid vacation/sick leave/ holiday leave, professional travel reimbursement, dedicated pharmacy resident office space, ACLS Certification, discounted meals, and free parking.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Doctor of Pharmacy degree, Arkansas licensure eligibility, letter of intent, curriculum vitae, academic transcript, and three letters of recommendation
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Catholic Health Initiatives
Model Type(s): Community Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 41
Non-Professional Staff: 28
Number of Medical Centers: 4
Total Beds: 400
Average Daily Census: 300
Site Special Features:   CHI St. Vincent Infirmary was named the #1 Hospital in Arkansas by U.S. News and World and Report for 5 consecutive years (2012-2017).  We are the first and only hospital in Arkansas to earn Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence.  We were the first hospital in Arkansas to achieve an ANCC Magnet designation for excellence in Nursing.
CHI St. Vincent Hospitals provide excellent care to almost 35,000 patients requiring an inpatient stay and over 27,500 surgeries per year. CHI St. Vincent Infirmary offers cardiovascular services, orthopedics, urology, oncology, neurosciences, emergency/trauma care, surgical services, and women's health services. CHI St. Vincent is committed to being a great place to work, practice medicine, and receive excellent and compassionate care.
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