The PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program at Froedtert Hospital is an established 12-month residency program that offers residents flexible, comprehensive training in a variety of areas. Rotations and activities are tailored to meet the needs and interests of each resident. Additionally, there are many teaching opportunities available throughout the year, including the ability to complete a teaching certificate through the Medical College of Wisconsin School of pharmacy.
Residents complete required rotations in medicine, critical care (MICU, SICU, CVICU, or Neuro ICU), pharmacy administration and acute care staffing (longitudinal). There are many elective rotations available including, infectious diseases, oncology (acute and am care), emergency medicine, cardiology, neurology, solid organ transplant, ambulatory care, perioperative care, diabetes management, academia, toxicology, medication use, informatics and more! See our website for more information: https://www.froedtert.com/health-care-professionals/pharmacy/pgy1-froedtert
PGY1 Pharmacy Residency (Froedtert Hospital)
Duration/Type: 12-month residency Number of Positions: 12 Application Deadline: Dec. 30, 2022 Starting Date: June 2023 Estimated Stipend: $46,800
PharmD degree received from an ACPE accredited school of pharmacy or equivalent as indicated by achievement of the Foreign Pharmacy Graduate Examination Committee (FPGEC) Certification.
Active Wisconsin Pharmacist License is required or eligible for and must obtain within 3 months of start of residency.
About Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin
Froedtert Hospital, the primary adult teaching affiliate for the Medical College of Wisconsin, is a 702-bed academic medical center that delivers advanced medical care. Froedtert Hospital is nationally recognized for exceptional physicians and nurses, research leadership, specialty expertise and state-of-the-art treatments and technology. It serves as an eastern Wisconsin referral center for advanced medical practice care in 37 specialties and is a major training facility with more than 1,000 medical, nursing and health technical students in training. In partnership with the Medical College of Wisconsin, it is also a respected research facility with more than 2,000 research studies, including clinical trials, conducted every year. Froedtert Hospital operates the region’s only adult Level I Trauma Center and is located on the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center campus.
The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin regional health network is a partnership between Froedtert Health and the Medical College of Wisconsin supporting a shared mission of patient care, innovation, medical research and education. The Froedtert & MCW health network, which includes eight hospitals, more tha...n 2,000 physicians and more than 45 health centers and clinics, draws patients from throughout the Midwest and the nation. In our most recent fiscal year, outpatient visits were nearly 1.5 million, inpatient admissions to our hospitals were 55,085 and visits to our network physicians exceeded 1.1 million. For more information, visit froedtert.com.
Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin is home to an established and large pharmacy residency program. PGY1 positions are available in acute care focus (12 residents), ambulatory care focus (4 residents), PGY1/PGY2 Health-system Pharmacy and Leadership (4 residents), PGY1/PGY2 Medication Use Safety and Policy (2 residents), PGY1&2 Pharmacy Informatics (1 resident). Additionally, three PGY1 resident positions are available at Froedtert Menomonee Falls, one of Froedtert's affiliated community hospitals.
PGY2 positions are available in a variety of specialties including ambulatory care (3 residents), critical care (2 residents), emergency medicine (2 residents), infectious diseases (1 resident), medication use safety and policy (2 residents) oncology (4 residents), and pharmacy informatics (1 resident).
Additionally three PGY1 resident positions are available at Froedtert Menomonee Falls, one of Froedtert's affiliated community hospitals
Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital
Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital (FMF) is a 202-bed community hospital located in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin. It was founded in 1964 by the citizens of Menomonee Falls and surrounding communities. It is a full-service hospital that specializes in cancer care, heart and vascular care, orthopedics, women’s health, and advanced surgical procedures. Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital is part of the Froedtert & MCW health care network, which also includes Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, Froedtert West Bend Hospital, Froedtert Kenosha Hospital, Froedtert Pleasant Prairie Hospital, Moorland Reserve Emergency Department and more than 25 primary and specialty care health centers and clinics.
Vizient Top Ranked Complex Teaching Medical Center in US
In 2018, Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital received a Bernard A. Birnbaum Quality Leadership Award, ranking No. 1 out of 100 participating complex teaching medical centers in Vizient’s annual Quality and Accountability Study and a five-star ranking and overall second place finish in the 2019 ranking.
Achievement of this ranking means patients cared for at FMF have a higher likelihood of surviving, avoiding complications, receiving reliable care regardless of condition or personal status, and communicating effectively with physicians and staff, than they would at other participating institutions in this category across the country.
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