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PGY1 and PGY2 Pharmacy Program Information

Program Overview PGY1

General Information

  • Duration: 12 months
  • Starting Date: July 1st
  • Accreditation: ASHP
  • ASHP Code: 41350
  • NMS Code: 154213
  • Number of Positions: 2
  • Hospital Size: 588 beds
  • Estimated Salary: $45,889
  • Staffing: One Weekend per month
  • Vacation Days: 13
  • Sick Days: 13
  • Paid Federal Holidays: 11
  • Health Benefits: Optional

Required Rotations

  • Acute Inpatient Psychiatry
  • Primary Care Mental Health Integration 
  • Outpatient Mental Health/Urgent Care
  • Clozapine Clinic (longitudinal)

Electives

  • Academica
  • Academic Detailing
  • Advanced Inpatient Psychiatry 
  • BRIDGE Program
  • Domiciliary Programs
  • Home Based Primary Care
  • Neurology/TBI
  • Pain Management 
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder 
  • Substance Use Disorder Clinic

Longitudinal Experience

  • Co-Precept Pharmacy Students
  • Drug Information Requests
  • Inpatient Hospital Practice
  • Long-term medication management of Home-Based Primary Care patients
  • Medication Usage Evaluation
  • Pharmacy Teaching Certificate Program - Rosalind Franklin University
  • Prior Authorization Consult Evaluation
  • Quarterly Newsletter
  • Residency Research Project

 


 

Program Overview PGY2 - Mental Health

  • Duration: 12 months
  • Starting Date: July 1st
  • Accreditation: ASHP
  • ASHP Code: 41012
  • NMS Code: 636466
  • Number of Positions: 2
  • Hospital Size: 588 beds
  • Estimated Salary: $50,150
  • Vacation Days: 13
  • Sick Days: 13
  • Paid Federal Holidays: 11
  • Health Benefits: Optional

Required Rotations

  • Residential Domiciliary Programs (PTSD, Homeless, SUD)
  • Acute Inpatient Psychiatry
  • Pharmacy Administration
  • Outpatient Mental Health / Urgent Care

Electives

  • Academia
  • Academic Detailing
  • Additional disciplines available depending on interests
  • Advanced Inpatient Psychiatry
  • BRIDGE (ACT-based program)
  • Esketamine Clinic
  • Geriatric Psychiatry / Home Based Primary Care
  • Neurology / Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Pediatric and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Primary Care Mental Health Integration (PCMHI)
  • Psychiatry Consult Liaison
  • Substance Use Disorder Clinic

Longitudinal Experience

  • Clozapine clinic
  • Leadership workshop series
  • Pain management
  • Prior Authorization Consult Evaluation
  • Residency Research Project

Additional Information

  • First combined VA-DoD health care facility in the nation; serves active duty military members, military dependents and veterans
  • Providing patient care supported by evidence-based policies and procedures
  • Located near public transportation with easy access to downtown Chicago and minutes from Lake Michigan

Other Experiences

  • Coordinating IPPE/APPE students
  • Exposure to population health management
  • Involvement in development and data collection for facility-wide clinical quality improvement measures
  • Pharmacy benefits managment via P&T committee and prior authorization consult evaluation
  • Projects including a newsletter, journal clubs, grand rounds presentation, case presentations and drug-information requests
  • Teaching certificate through Rosalind Franklin University (RFU), including: co-precepting pharmacy students, providing lectures, topic discussions and workshops

 


Program Overview PGY2 - Ambulatory Care Residency

  • Duration: 12-month residency
  • Starting Date: July 1st
  • Accreditation: ASHP
  • ASHP Code: 41012
  • NMS Code: 746065
  • Number of Positions: 1 or 2
  • Hospital Size: 588 beds
  • Estimated Salary: $50,150
  • Vacation Days: 13
  • Sick Days: 13
  • Paid Federal Holidays: 11
  • Health Benefits: Optional

Required Rotations

  • Home Based Primary Care (HBPC) - Longitudinal Rotation
  • Pain Clinic
  • Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) - longitudinal experience including time at various sites (Community Based Primary Care clinics, Department of Defense Medical Home Port, PACT at the FHCC)
  • Pharmacy Administration

Electives

  • Academia
  • Academic Detailing
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Informatics
  • Medication Safety
  • Mental Health
  • Oncology
  • Pharmacy Benefits Management
  • Specialty Pharmacy

Other Experiences

  • Coordinating IPPE/APPE students
  • Exposure to population health management
  • Involvement in development and data collection for facility-wide clinical quality improvement measures.
  • Pharmacy benefits management via P&T committee and prior authorization consult evaluation
  • Projects including a newsletter, journal clubs, grand rounds presentation, case presentations and drug-information requests
  • Teaching certificate through Rosalind Franklin University (RFU), including: co-precepting pharmacy students and providing lectures, topic discussions and workshops

Additional Information

  • First combined VA-DoD health care facility in the nation; serves active duty military members, military dependents, and veterans
  • Providing patient care supported by evidence-based policies and procedures
  • Located near public transportation with easy access to downtown Chicago and minutes from Lake Michigan.