The PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program at Parkview Medical Center is an ASHP-accredited, 12 month, full-time postgraduate program that offers experiences with diverse patient populations, a variety of disease states, and a range of patient problems. The program provides an environment that is supportive of learning and training for the resident to achieve the purpose, goals, and objectives of the residency program and to progress over the course of the residency to be more efficient, effective, and able to work independently in providing direct patient care.
Residents will develop knowledge and skills in four primary competency areas:
Advancing Practice and Improving Patient Care
Leadership and Management
Training Education, and Dissemination of Knowledge
Major Research Project
Antimicrobial Stewardship II
Repeat of any required rotation
CERTIFICATION & EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES:
Teaching certificate through University of Colorado School of Pharmacy
ACLS and PALS certification
Precepting of pharmacy students
Participating in community health fairs
PROJECTS & PRESENTATIONS:
ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting Poster
Presentation at Regional Residency Conference
Patient case and Journal Club Presentation with each rotation
Guideline and/or protocol development
Regular participation in committees and meetings
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Parkview was founded in 1923, and is a private, non-profit organization, licensed for 350 beds. Parkview Health System provides a full range of healthcare services including a verified Level III Trauma Center along with exceptional comprehensive cardiac and orthopedic care. Parkview Health System is the leader in all service lines in our service area. As a vital healthcare source, Parkview’s service area includes Pueblo County and 14 surrounding counties, which together represent 370,000 total lives. Uniquely, Parkview has one of the highest percentages of Medicare and Medicaid patients in the state at 78%.
As the region’s largest private employer with more than 2,800 outstanding individuals, Parkview continues to strategically grow. Parkview currently offers an array of Graduate Medical Education including an Internal Medicine Residency, Pharmacy Residency, and fellowships in Gastroenterology, Pulmonology/Critical Care, and Cardiology.
In the fall of 2022, Parkview Health System opened a new Orthopedic Center, Parkview Pueblo West, where patients can undergo outpatient and short-stay elective orthopedic surgeries. In addition, Parkview Health System has partnered with Rocky ...Mountain Cancer Center to open Parkview Comprehensive Cancer Center, offering a full range of the most advanced radiation and chemo/immunotherapies within the same location as teams of hematologists and radiation, surgical, and medical oncologists to provide a collaborative, strategic approach to cancer care.
Parkview’s mission is to “provide the highest quality health care to the people we serve.” Our vision is “to be the provider of choice for patients, physicians, and employees.”