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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 demonstrate 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.

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ASHP Accreditation

The PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency conducted by Union Hospital, Terre Haute, Indiana is accredited by the American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists (ASHP).  Upon completion of the Union Hospital Pharmacy Residency Program, the resident shall be proficient in the following competency areas:

  • Patient Care
  • Advancing Practice and Improving Patient Care
  • Leadership and Management
  • Teaching, Education, and Dissemination of Knowledge


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