Residency Listing

Providence Alaska Medical Center
3302 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
Code: 91201
NMS Code: 500660
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Oncology Pharmacy
Accreditation Status: Accredited
 
Residency Program Director: Teresa A. Slagle, PharmD, BCOP
(907) 212-2005
Fax: (907) 212-6877
Email: teresa.slagle@providence.org
  
Director of Pharmacy: Andre G. Neptune, RPh
(907) 212-2546
Fax: (907) 212-3645
Email: Andre.Neptune@Providence.org
  
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 1
Estimated Stipend: 56732
Interview Required: Yes
 
Residency Special Features:   This program is designed to provide the resident opportunities to develop clinical competence in oncology pharmacy practice. The resident will gain experience in adult and pediatric oncology ambulatory care and inpatient medical oncology. A bone marrow transplant rotation may be available through other institutions outside Alaska. Educational experiences include pharmacy clinical meeting presentations, twice monthly oncology related ACPE lectures, and nursing in-services. Opportunities for elective rotations will also be available. The resident will serve as preceptor for pharmacy students and residents and will be integrally involved in patient education and oncology staff development. Teaching opportunities at Idaho State/University of Alaska (ISU/UAA) School of Pharmacy may also be available.
 
Fringe Benefits:   Sick leave and vacation, medical/dental insurance, $2500 moving allowance, HOPA and ASHP Mid-Year Clinical meeting travel support provided.
 
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   Doctor of Pharmacy degree or equivalent experience, PGY1 residency, and eligibility for Alaska licensure. Submit applications through PhORCAS AND through the Providence Health & Services (www.providenceiscalling.jobs, select the "Pharmacist Resident - Oncology Specialist (PGY2) – Providence Alaska Medical Center" job listing).
Reference writers should only complete the Standardized Reference Form on PhORCAs (letters are not necessary). The Narrative Comments section of that form is not optional and must be completed.
 
Training Site Type: Hospital
Owner Affiliate: Providence Health and Services
Model Type(s): Tertiary
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 41
Non-Professional Staff: 37
Number of Medical Centers: 3
Total Beds: 401
Average Daily Census: 324
Site Special Features:   Providence Alaska Medical Center is the largest hospital in Alaska. Recognized Centers of Excellence: Heart Center, Children's Hospital, Cancer Center, Certified Stroke Center. Services offered include general medicine, surgery (general, orthopedic and cardiac), critical care, 40-bed level 3 neonatal intensive care, Children's Oncology Group study site, Family Practice Medical Residency and state of the art pharmacy technology. Affiliated with ISU/UAA School of Pharmacy.Other attractions include extraordinary scenery, wildfire in your back yard, endless outdoor recreation, Performing Arts Center, community social and cultural activities.