Residency Listing

St. Vincent Healthcare
Department of Pharmacy
1233 N. 30th Street
Billings, MT 59101
Code: 84004
NMS Code: 207313
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: JoEllen Maurer, BSPh, MHA, BCPS
(406) 237-8111
Fax: (406) 237-8144
Director of Pharmacy: Lonnye S Finneman, Pharm.D., CSSBB
(406) 237-8123
Fax: (406) 237-8144
Program Contact: JoEllen Maurer, BSPh, MHA, BCPS
(406) 237-8111
Fax: (406) 237-8144
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 month residency
Number of Positions: 2
Starting Date:


Estimated Stipend: 45000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Residents will become competent pharmacy practitioners with clinical knowledge, skills and experience in a diverse range of pharmacy services who are able to function effectively within interdisciplinary teams and become leaders in the profession of pharmacy. Core rotations include general medicine, critical care, infectious disease, pediatrics, emergency medicine, service/staffing, major project, drug information, and practice management. Electives include ambulatory care, oncology, surgery, and administration. Opportunity to obtain teaching certificate through The University of Montana.
Fringe Benefits:   Medical/Dental/Vision/Life insurance; 403(b) Retirement Plan; Paid Time Off; Travel Reimbursement for ASHP Midyear Meeting and Mountain States Residency Conference.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Pharm.D. preferred, Montana pharmacist license eligibility, U.S. citizenship required, Cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, Academic transcripts(s), 3 recommendation letters, Employment application, Example of pharmacy work.
Training Site Type: Hospital; Multi-Specialty Ambulatory Care Clinics
Owner Affiliate: Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth Health System
Model Type(s): Community Hospital
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff:


Non-Professional Staff: 22
Total Beds: 286
Average Daily Census: 144
Site Special Features:   St. Vincent Healthcare is a not-for-profit, faith-based, regional destination hospital with a comprehensive range of services including: Level II Trauma Center, Cardiothoracic and vascular medicine, Neurosurgery, Orthopedics and General Surgery, Level III NICU and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Residents have the opportunity to mentor pharmacy students from The University of Montana, and interact with physicians from the Montana Family Medicine Residency Program. Billings is conveniently located near the Beartooth Mountains and Yellowstone National Park.