Residency Listing

VA Roseburg Healthcare System
913 NW Garden Valley Blvd
Roseburg, OR 97471
Code: 94008
NMS Code: 203713
Postgraduate Year One (PGY1)
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Residency Program Director: Rene A Endow-Eyer, Pharm.D., BCPP
(541) 440-1000 x44882
Fax: (541) 440-1204
Director of Pharmacy: Daniel R. Neal, Pharm.D., BCPS
(541) 440-1000 x44421
Fax: (541) 440-1204
Program Contact: Rene A Endow-Eyer, Pharm.D., BCPP
(541) 440-1000 x44882
Fax: (541) 440-1204
Residency Information:
Duration/Type: 12.5 months
Number of Positions: 3
Application Deadline: 2019-01-01
Starting Date: 2019-06-18
Estimated Stipend: 41200
Residency Special Features:   The Roseburg VA Health Care System residency program focuses on professional development throughout the year and prepares residents to hone the skills necessary to become confident and competent practitioners. The program has an emphasis in ambulatory care, but still includes inpatient settings as well as the ability to customize research and learning experiences to meet residents' needs.Specialty areas include, but are not limited to: adult primary care, inpatient medicine/transitional care unit, inpatient mental health/protective care unit, outpatient mental health, pharmacy administration and pharmacy informatics. Year-long longitudinal clinics include: the tobacco cessation phone clinic, anticoagulation, and the cardiac risk reduction clinic (diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, congestive heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) and antimicrobial stewardship. Exposure to long-term care/geriatrics is through medication reviews of patients in the Protective Care Unit and Transitional Care Unit. The resident will also play an active role in the education and training of pharmacists, hospital staff, and pharmacy students from the Oregon State University College of Pharmacy and the Pacific University School of Pharmacy. Elective rotations include: outpatient mental health, primary care at the Eugene Community-Based Outpatient Clinic, informatics at the Eugene Community-Based Outpatient Clinic, and home-based primary care. Residents are also able to obtain a teaching certificate by participating in the Oregon Pharmacy Teaching Certificate Program throughout the residency year. Leadership, research, staffing, and management components are incorporated into the program. Required projects include: one year-long residency project with manuscript suitable for publication, bimonthly pharmacy newsletter, pharmacy & therapeutics committee participation and journal club and grand rounds presentations.
Fringe Benefits:   13 days sick leave, 13 vacation days, medical/life insurance, 10 paid federal holidays, dual-appointment staffing opportunities available, free parking, office space, and authorized leave for meetings.
Special Requirements for Acceptance:   U.S. citizenship; Pharm.D. from an accredited college or school of pharmacy; participation in the ASHP Match program; letter of intent, completed application, curriculum vitae; pharmacy school transcripts; three letters of recommendation, one of which should be from a school faculty member, using the ASHP/PhORCAS standardized form; on-site interview is required; current Basic Life Support certification.
Training Site Type: Ambulatory Care, Long-Term Care, Home Care, Geriatrics, Mental Health
Owner Affiliate: Federal Government
Patients Enrolled: 27000
Tax Status: Nonprofit
Professional Staff: 50
Non-Professional Staff: 1
Number of Medical Centers: 1
Total Beds: 80
Average Daily Census: 70
Site Special Features:   The VA Roseburg Healthcare System serves Veterans from central-southern Oregon to northern California through the main medical center in Roseburg, and three community-based outpatient clinics in Eugene, North Bend, and Brookings. The Roseburg campus includes: ambulatory care clinics, the main hospital, an acute psychiatric unit, an inpatient substance abuse treatment program, an inpatient PTSD treatment program, a Community Living Center that houses a transitional care/long-term care unit and a dementia protective care unit. The program is affiliated with the Oregon State University College of Pharmacy and the Pacific University School of Pharmacy.