Residency Listing

VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System
6900 North Pecos Road
North Las Vegas, NV 89086
Code: 85101
NMS Code: 155213
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Roseann Visconti, Pharm.D.
(702) 464-3374
Director of Pharmacy: Bryan L. Tarman, DPh
(702) 791-9000
Fax: (702) 224-6902
Program Contact: Roseann Visconti, Pharm.D.
(702) 464-3374
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 months
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 12/28/2018
Starting Date: 7/1/2019
Estimated Stipend: 41936
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

A one-year commitment in pharmacy residency with experiences in outpatient and inpatient care. Residents will have the opportunity to gain experiences through various rotations in primary care, outpatient anticoagulation, outpatient/inpatient psychiatry, inpatient pharmacy, and home-based primary care settings. Residents will also be committed in other learning experiences encompassing chief resident, project and formulary management, drug information, medication use evaluation, presentations (journal club, case presentation, formal in-services), and service commitment (staffing). Residents are required to carry out a research project and present at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and a platform presentation at designated conference.

Fringe Benefits:   

Health Insurance, 13 days paid leave, 13 days paid sick leave, 10 paid holidays, funding available to 2 professional conferences.

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Pharm.D. degree, U.S. citizenship, application, transcript, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation , letter of intent, licensure (any state). Applications must be submitted through PhORCAS.

Owner Affiliate: Government
Model Type(s): Teaching, Staff
Patients Enrolled: 69110
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 58
Non-Professional Staff: 44
Number of Medical Centers: 5
Total Beds: 90
Average Daily Census: 2667
Site Special Features:   

VASNHS is one of the medical centers within the Sierra Pacific Healthcare Network (VISN 21). The VASNHS hospital is located in North Las Vegas with primary care clinics located in the Las Vegas Metropolitan area as well as in Laughlin and Pahrump. VASNHS provides health care services to 240,000 Veterans living in our catchment area.Pharmacy service offers a number of pharmacist-managed clinics in primary care (chronic disease state management, anticoagulation and mental health. VASNHS is affiliated with Roseman University of Health Sciences for an opportunity to obtain a teaching certificate.