The PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset (RWJUH Somerset) will develop each resident’s independent practice skills and confidence in a variety of general practice and specialty settings. Overall, the resident will acquire a broad range of clinical, distributive, management and teaching skills. Upon completion of the residency, practitioners will be equipped with the working skills to assume a leadership role in Pharmacy practice.
Required Rotations Include:
Drug Use and Policy
Ambulatory Care (longitudinal)
Elective Rotations Include:
Advanced training in an above required subject area
The residents will have an active role in a variety of interdisciplinary committees, including:
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset (RWJUH Somerset) is a 365 bed acute-care community hospital located in Somerville, NJ. The hospital is a major teaching site for Rutgers University and is also home to the Somerset Family Medicine Residency Program.
RWJUH Somerset has earned significant national recognition for clinical quality and patient safety, including the prestigious Magnet® Award for Nursing Excellence and “Most Wired” designation by Hospitals and Health Networks Magazine. The Joint Commission and the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services have designated RWJUH Somerset as a Primary Stroke Center. The Joint Surgery Center has earned the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for total knee and total hip replacement surgery. RWJUH Somerset is dedicated to quality service and strives to incorporate the strongest evidence and most up-to-date technology into patient care.