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Abbott Northwestern Pharmacy Practice Residency
The purpose of the Abbott Northwestern Hospital’s Pharmacy Residency Program is to provide experience and knowledge while developing the skills needed to fulfill the challenges of evolving roles in pharmacy practice. The focus of the Residency is to prepare Residents to practice as pharmacists in health system pharmacy settings in a variety of roles. Specifically, the program is designed to develop residents’ confidence in providing patient care and practice management. Residents are also required to complete an appropriate project and medication use evaluation.
Number of residency positions
Core outcomes of Abbott Northwestern's PGYI residency
Initial Pharmacy Practice Experience - Centralized operations
Initial Pharmacy Practice Experience - Decentralized operations
Patient-focused care practice experience:
Practice management experiences:
*All residents complete this learning experience
Off-site elective practice experience
Residents are allowed one off-site practice experience as an elective, based on interest and availability. Examples include small hospital practice or hospice/palliative care.
Submit all application materials through the ASHP PhORCAS* system by January 15, 2013.
12/6/12 IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT APPLICATIONS: Some applicants have indicated a problem with applying to the Abbott Northwestern Hospital PGY1 residency through the PhORCAS system. Your application is very important to us. Please contact PhORCAS customer support if you are having difficulty with that system. Manual applications may be accepted on a case-by-case basis. Please contact the Abbott Northwestern Residency Program Director for instructions.