Residency Listing

Banner Estrella Medical Center
Department of Pharmacy
9201 W. Thomas Road
Phoenix, AZ 85037
Code: 81018
NMS Code: 126913
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Bao Q. Nguyen, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCOP
Fax: 623-327-5297
Director of Pharmacy: Kent R. Montierth, Pharm.D.
Fax: 623-327-5297
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 2015-01-05
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 52000
Interview Required: Yes
Fringe Benefits:   paid vacation/holidays/sick leave, health/life insurance
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Must have authorization to work in the United States, Pharm.D., Eligible for licensure in Arizona, curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation, college of pharmacy transcripts, letter of intent.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private-Banner Health System
Model Type(s): Community Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 20
Non-Professional Staff: 20
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 290
Average Daily Census: 220
Site Special Features:   BEMC is a community hospital with a complete CPOE environment and a full array of services. The hospital opened in 2005 in southwest Phoenix area and has one of the busiest emergency departments in the state. The hospital has an innovative clinical pharmacy team that provides pharmacokinetic monitoring, patient education, drug information, and pharmacotherapy services throughout the hospital. BEMC provides clerkships to pharmacy students from several colleges of pharmacy, including Midwestern University-Glendale and University of Arizona.