Residency Listing

Sutter Health Office of Patient Experience
2200 River Plaza
Sacramento, CA 95833
Code: 92127
NMS Code: 729263
Postgraduate Year Two (PGY2)
Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Brian L. Harris, R.Ph., MPH
(916) 286-6513
Fax: (916) 286-6721
Director of Pharmacy: Brian L. Harris, R.Ph., MPH
(916) 286-6513
Fax: (916) 286-6721
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12 mo. residency
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: 1/15/2016
Starting Date: 7/1/2016
Estimated Stipend: 70000
Interview Required: Yes
Residency Special Features:   

The Sutter Health PGY2 health-system pharmacy administration residency builds upon PGY1 residency graduates' competence in the delivery of patient-centered care and in pharmacy operational services to prepare residents for future supervisory, managerial, and leadership responsibilities. Areas of competence emphasized during the program include health-system pharmacy leadership, clinical pharmacy administration in acute and ambulatory care settings, strategic sourcing & pharmaceutical contracting, medication safety, formulary management, health plan administration, finance and resource management, professional development, project management, and quality improvement. Upon graduation, residents are prepared for a variety of clinical or operational roles in varied work settings including acute care hospitals, large health systems, health plans, and pharmacy benefit management organizations, with the skills necessary to support their advancement into leadership roles.

Fringe Benefits:   

Paid vacation/holidays/sick leave, and health insurance. Program support for one professional organization membership and travel, lodging, meals, and meeting registration for 1 major national or state pharmacy conference and the Western States Regional Pharmacy Conference.

Special Requirements for Acceptance:   

Applications must be submitted via PhORCAS. Academic transcript, curriculum vitae, 3 reference writers, US citizenship, graduation from an accredited pharmacy school, eligible to take the licensure exam in California.

Owner Affiliate: Sutter Health
Model Type(s):

Integrated Health System Network

Patients Enrolled:

Sutter Health Network provides care to 3 million patients annually throughout Northern California

Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 5000
Non-Professional Staff:


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