Union Hospital's PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program
We appreciate your interest in our postgraduate year one (PGY-1) pharmacy residency program. The Department of Pharmacy Services at Union Hospital is proud to sponsor three ASHP-accredited PGY1 pharmacy resident positions.
The Union Hospital PGY1 Pharmacy Residency is a one-year, hospital-based pharmacy practice residency program. Our program is committed to providing residents with the experience and knowledge necessary to become skilled practitioners. Residents will be trained utilizing a systems-based approach to provide patient-centered pharmaceutical care and gain the necessary foundation to work as a member of a multidisciplinary team.
Upon completion of our program, residents will be prepared to educate patients, students, and other healthcare professionals, and be proficient professionally in numerous areas of pharmaceutical care. Residents will be able to demonstate strong leadership and communication skills, in addition to being able to practice as an acute patient care provider. Graduates will also possess the foundation to seek post-graduate year two residency training in the area of his/her choice. Lastly, graduates will gain the necessary tools to assume an adjunct faculty position.
Click here to watch a video featuring two post-graduate year one pharmacy residents talk about their experience at Union Hospital.
The PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency conducted by Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Indiana is accredited by the American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists (ASHP). Graduates of our program will be prepared to:
- Manage and improve the medication-use process;
- Provide evidence-based, patient-centered medication therapy management with interdisciplinary teams;
- Exercise leadership and practice management skills;
- Demonstrate project management skills;
- Provide medication and practice-related education/training; and
- Utilize medical informatics.