RWJBH - Jersey City Medical Center PGY-1 Residency
RWJBH - Jersey City Medical Center PGY-1 Residency Program
Location: Jersey City, New Jersey
PGY1 pharmacy residency programs build on Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligible for board certification, and eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training.
Graduates of the program will develop and strengthen the following skills:
Leadership and practice management
Precepting and teaching
Time management and project coordination
Provide education to healthcare professionals and the public
Perform pharmacy practice research
The resident will be involved in all stages of the research. They will present their findings at ASHP’s Midyear meeting and at the Eastern States Residency conference.
Please provide the following via PhORCAS no later than January 8th.
Letter of Intent
3 letters of recommendation
Interview (onsite or virtual) required
Must have a valid NJ Pharmacy License by September 15th
About RWJBH - Jersey City Medical Center PGY-1 Residency Program
Jersey City Medical Center is located on a 15-acre campus overlooking the New York Harbor and Liberty State Park. The hospital serves as a regional referral, with 18,000 admissions and over 80,000 emergency room visits each year. We are a major teaching facility, offering diverse Medicine Residency Programs and education for Nursing and Allied Health. Among various designation, Jersey City Medical Center is the region's Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Cardiac Center, State-designated Stroke Center, Perinatal Intensive Care Center, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and Regional Orthopedic Institute.
Our mission is“ENHANCING LIFE” and it is supported by the Four Pillars: Patient Safety, Clinical Quality, Satisfaction, and Economic Health. As part of the RWJBarnabas Health Pharmacy Enterprise ,the Pharmacy Department is committed to providing progressive, high quality, patient-centered, cost effective pharmacy services across the continuum of care in the dynamic healthcare landscape. The following 3 words guide our vision: ELEVATE l EXTEND l REDEPLOY