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Unity Hospital

Residency benefits

Our residency experience includes the following benefits:

  • health insurance
  • professional liability coverage
  • short and long-term disability
  • professional travel stipend
  • 22 days paid vacation
  • dental insurance
  • life insurance.

Residency features

Here's a taste of some features as the resident of the Pharmacy Residency Program at Mercy and Unity Hospitals:


  • contribute at patient rounds
  • become an active member of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
  • make clinical interventions
  • pharmacist code response
  • participate on several interdisciplinary teams
  • gain experience of practicing at two of the top hospitals in the state.


  • attend local and state educational seminars and society meetings
  • attend ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting
  • present at the Midwest Pharmacy Residency Conference
  • ACLS/BLS training provided
  • learn from preceptors active at state and national level
  • enjoy Allina Health system educational opportunities.

Self-learning and time management

  • personal office space, computer, telephone and pager available
  • balance of structured and independent activities.


  • enjoy negotiated employee discounts on entertainment, vacation/travel, and other services (such as child care, banking, eye care, and more)
  • opportunities to network with residents and residency directors in the local area
  • utilize fitness facilities within our hospitals.


  • park free of charge
  • receive travel reimbursement for residency-related meetings
  • enjoy health and dental benefits at low costs.