Kettering Health Main Campus PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency
Location: Kettering, Ohio
Required Education: PharmD
Kettering Health Main Campus (KHMC) is the largest hospital within Kettering Health, serving patients throughout the Dayton area. KHMC is a vibrant community teaching hospital with 46 ICU beds, a level II trauma center, and level IIIB NICU. From compassionate care to state-of-the-art technology, KHMC is committed to the health and wellness of the community.
Our ASHP-accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency program at KHMC is a 12-month post-graduate program that focuses on developing a competent, confident, and well-rounded pharmacist in the acute care setting. The program offers a variety of experiences and has equipped residents for positions in specialized clinical roles, PGY2 training, academia and others. KHMC has been graduating well-trained PGY1 pharmacy residents since 2013.
Day to day, residents are directly involved in providing pharmaceutical care to patients as part of the multidisciplinary team in a variety of practice areas including internal medicine, pulmonary critical care, trauma/surgical critical care, emergency medicine, inpatient oncology, antimicrobial stewardship, neonatal intensive care and cardiology.
The PGY1 Resident will be trained in Pharmacy Consult Services including pharmacokinetic dosing and monitoring, nutrition support, anticoagulation, and antiarrhythmic medication patient counseling. Development of pharmacy leadership skills in both the inpatient administrative and operational realms is also a priority.
PGY1 Residents will receive a competitive stipend, paid medical, dental, and vision insurance, 14 days of paid time off (plus conference travel and selected holidays), and an educational travel allowance for ASHP Midyear Clinical Conference. The resident will be provided an office with a personal workspace, electronic access to Network library resources, full Microsoft Office365 subscription, drug information software, Pharmacists’ Letter, Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification, and more
Applicants for Kettering Health Main Campus's PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency Program should hold a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an AACP-accredited College of Pharmacy and eligible for licensure in the state of Ohio.
The following items must be received by December 31 to complete application to the program. Please submit all application materials through the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS) -Letter of Intent -Curriculum Vitae -College transcripts -Three letters of recommendation
About Kettering Health Main Campus PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency
Kettering Health offers two single-site PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residencies at Kettering Health Main Campus (2 positions) and Kettering Health Dayton (2 positions)
Kettering Health is a not-for-profit network of eight hospitals, Kettering College, and over 120 outpatient facilities serving southwest Ohio. Patients have access to high quality maternity care, state-of-the-art cancer fighting technology, Ohio’s leading heart hospital, as well as revolutionary brain and spine surgery.
With nearly 12,000 employees and 2,100 physicians, Kettering Health is committed to transforming the healthcare experience with world class health services for every stage of life