PGY2 Infectious Diseases Residency at Prisma Health Richland - University of South Carolina
PGY2 Infectious Diseases Residency
Location: Columbia, South Carolina
Infectious Diseases Pharmacy
We've offered ASHP-accredited pharmacy residency programs since 1972. As an institution, we were formerly known as Palmetto Health Richland. Our name may have changed, but our dedication to providing residents a year committed to excellence in teaching, patient care, and research has not. Prisma health Richland, a progressive 641-bed regional teaching hospital located in Columbia, SC, is affiliated with the University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy and School of Medicine. We are a Level 1 Trauma Center, with freestanding heart and children's hospitals, a pediatric ICU & Level III neonatal ICU. Our hospital is accredited as an Advanced Certification Comprehensive Stroke Center and Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) program by The Joint Commission.
We offer two infectious diseases PGY2 positions annually. Our postgraduate year two residency in infectious diseases pharmacy at Prisma Health Richland Hospital offers 12 months of clinical training with an emphasis on research and academia. This program provides comprehensive training in both general ID and HIV. Residents will participate in student instruction and will be designated with an adjunct clinical instructor appointment at the University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy. Pharmacy and infectious diseases organizational involvement will be emphasized in the program. The resident will work closely with the Prisma Health/USC School of Medicine-Columbia Medical Fellowship Program and will be fully integrated into clinical and presentation schedules.
Located in South Carolina’s capital city of Columbia, Prisma Health Richland Hospital is an innovative and progressive facility affiliated with the University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy and the University of South Carolina School of Medicine.
Richland Hospital is a 641-bed tertiary referral center with a Level I Trauma Center, freestanding heart and children's hospitals, a pediatric intensive care unit and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit. We are accredited as an Advanced Certification Comprehensive Stroke Center and Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) program by The Joint Commission. Our antimicrobial stewardship program is an IDSA Stewardship Center of Excellence. We serve more than 225,000 patients from across the state and beyond each year. More than 4,200 team members and a medical and dental staff of more than 900 provide care to our community.
In addition to our eight pharmacy residency programs and Clinical Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Fellowship, Prisma Health offers 28 accredited dental and medical residency and fellowship programs in partnership with the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. A regional academic medical center and hospit...al with more than 125 years of service to Columbia, Prisma Health Richland Hospital provides a wide range of primary and specialty healthcare services. Our areas of excellence include behavioral care, cancer, heart, obstetrics, orthopedics, neonatology, stroke and trauma.