Residency Listing

Renown Regional Medical Center
Department of Pharmacy
1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502
Code: 85002
NMS Code: 648052
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Critical Care Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: William Z Marcus, Pharm.D., BCPS
(775) 982-4709
Fax: (775) 982-4389
Director of Pharmacy: Blaine Guinn, Pharm.D.
(775) 982-4420
Fax: (775) 982-4323
Program Contact: William Z Marcus, Pharm.D., BCPS
(775) 982-4709
Fax: (775) 982-4389
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo/residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 2017-01-06
Starting Date: 2019-07-01
Estimated Stipend: 59945
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   Experience in the full scope of pharmacy services in a large, community teaching hospital; flexible elective rotations allow focusing upon major interests include pediatrics, cardiology and oncology; required rotations in medicine, critical care, emergency medicine, practice management, nutritional support, and infectious diseases, in addition to longitudinal experiences in ambulatory care, clinical research, and drug information/drug policy development. The pharmacy has 9 satellites to focus on patient care and safety. Precepting opportunities for Idaho State University School of Pharmacy Advance Practice experiences.
Fringe Benefits:   Health, dental and vision insurance. 18 paid days off (holidays plus vacation), professional leave, and support for travel to selected seminars.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   PGY1 Residency, Nevada-registered pharmacist or awaiting licensure, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation.
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Private
Model Type(s): Teaching, Acute Care
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 60
Non-Professional Staff: 75
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 808
Average Daily Census: 450
Site Special Features:   Renown Regional Medical Center provides tertiary medical care to northern Nevada and northeastern California. It is the region’s only designated trauma center, with additional services including but not limited to, medical/surgical ICU, neonatal ICU, pediatric ICU, extensive cancer and cardiac care programs, and a regional dialysis center. Outdoor recreational activities are varied and abundant, including the Lake Tahoe area for hiking, fishing, and skiing. Web site: