Holyoke Health Center Community PGY-1 Residency Program
Holyoke Health Center PGY-1 Community Residency Program
Location: Holyoke, Massachusetts
Welcome HHC is a federally qualified, non-profit community health center (FQHC) located in Western Massachusetts with two locations; one in Holyoke, MA and our 2nd site in Chicopee, MA. The patients served are predominately a Spanish speaking, under-served population.
Purpose The PGY-1 residency program at Holyoke Health Center (HHC) is a 53-week course that is accredited by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) and designed to prepare residents to become a confident member of the health care team.
Longitudinal learning experiences include Medication Therapy Management (Chronic disease, asthma, smoking cessation), Transitions of Care, Collaborative Drug Therapy Management, Operations/Management, Immunizations, Family Medicine, Co-precepting/Teaching, Community and Research. Elective options include Health Literacy, Diabetic Population Focus, Academia, Hepatitis C and Informatics.
Prerequisite Graduation from an ACPE accredited Pharmacy Program prior to start date
About Holyoke Health Center PGY-1 Community Residency Program
At Holyoke Health Center, all of our Primary Care Providers are residency trained and board certified. Our Medical Team includes family practice physicians, internists, pediatricians, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, registered nurses, chronic disease nurse case managers, medical assistants, nursing assistants, licensed dieticians, certified diabetes educators, HIV counselors and case managers, certified lactation consultants, and patient navigators. We have specialists on site including: obstetricians, gynecologists, cardiologists, infectious disease specialists, and behavior health specialists.
Our Dental Team includes dentists, oral surgeons, orthodontists, dental hygienists, dental assistants, dental educators, and dental lab technicians, along with support staff who provide both adult and pediatric oral health services.