Residency Listing

Banner Boswell Medical Center
Department of Pharmacy
10401 W. Thunderbird Blvd
Sun City, AZ 85351
Code: 81022
NMS Code: 211013
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Precious Ndidi Alino, Pharm.D., M.S.
Director of Pharmacy: Gary Nechvatal, R.Ph., MCIS
(623) 832-6633
Fax: (623) 832-5471
Program Contact: Precious Ndidi Alino, Pharm.D., M.S.
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 2
Application Deadline: 1/5/2016
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 52000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

Banner Boswell Medical Center is 501-bed acute care hospital in Sun City, Arizona, serving a primarily geriatric patient population. In addition to being named one of the Top 100 Hospitals in the US by Thomson-Reuters, we are a certified primary stroke center and Level IV Trauma center. Areas of clinical pharmacy services include emergency medicine, critical care, cardiology, oncology, internal medicine, and transitional care. Residents are required to precept students and provide education to pharmacy staff, providers, nursing staff, and patients.

Fringe Benefits:   

10 paid vacation/sick leave days, health/life insurance, travel and meeting fees to ASHP Midyear and Southwestern States Conference (included in stipend), certification in ACLS, teaching and leadership certificate program

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Required: academic transcript, curriculum vitae, letter of intent, and at least 3 letters of recommendation submitted through PhorCAS. Must have authorization to work in the United States

Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Banner Health (not-for-profit)
Model Type(s): Acute Care
Tax Status: nonprofit
Professional Staff: 909
Non-Professional Staff: 921
Total Beds: 501
Average Daily Census: 325
Site Special Features:   

Banner Boswell Medical Center has worked closely with the nearby Midwestern University College of Pharmacy – Glendale, and we accept students from both Midwestern University and the University of Arizona Colleges of Pharmacy. We also have off-site ambulatory clinics affiliated with Banner Health Care Center, and we are associated with the Sun Health Research Institute, which is a worldwide renowned institution for research in Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease.