The mission of the Kent Hospital PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program is to facilitate the development of new pharmacists into competent practitioners who are able to provide patient-centered pharmaceutical care. The residency program is founded upon Kent Hospital’s core values of accountability, caring, and teamwork and is designed to challenge residents in clinical, academic, and leadership skills. The program offers competency development in a broad area of pharmacy practice including critical care, infectious diseases, internal medicine, emergency medicine, ambulatory care, transitions of care, geriatrics, psychiatry, outpatient oncology, practice management and drug information. Residents may choose to complete the teaching certificate program through the University of Rhode Island.
Please visit our web site for more details about the program and to download the Residency Handbook.
Application Deadline: 01/01/2023
Duration/Type:12 month residency
Number Positions: 2
Estimated Stipend: $47,000-50,000
Requirements for acceptance: Graduate of ACPE-accredited college of pharmacy, eligible for Rhode Island licensure, academic transcript, CV, 3 letters of recommendation, letter of intent, interview
Kent Hospital is a private, non-profit, 359-bed acute care community teaching hospital and is the second largest hospital in the state. Kent is a member of the Care New England Health System, which includes Butler Psychiatric Hospital, Kent Hospital, Women and Infants Hospital, VNA of Care New England, The Providence Center, and is affiliated with Brown Medicine and the UNE College of Osteopathic Medicine. Kent Hospital is located in central Rhode Island with close vicinity to Providence, T.F. Green International Airport, and the beautiful coastline and beaches.