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Grow as a professional while you build clinical and leadership skills at Essentia Health. The Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency program in Brainerd, Minnesota can prepare you for a career in evidence-based, patient-focused pharmaceutical care.
Build knowledge and confidence during training that meets national standards for quality. Essentia’s postgraduate year one residency program is accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). This means that you’ll be eligible to take board examinations sooner and you’ll be a more attractive job applicant throughout your career.
After your residency, you’ll be qualified for a clinical staff position in an acute care setting or postgraduate year two (PGY2) training in a focused area of practice.
Benefit from the flexibility of the pharmacy residency at St. Joseph’s Medical Center. Tailor your residency to suit your interests and goals while you work with other health care professionals to provide safe, efficient, cost-effective patient care, including:
Start your pharmacy residency with a comprehensive orientation, including:
Build your skills as a practicing pharmacist during rotation assignments that span a variety of departments at St. Joseph’s Medical Center:
Explore your interests and a variety of specialties during elective rotations. Select electives in:
Take part in ongoing learning opportunities throughout your residency with longitudinal rotations in:
Develop the skills to provide comprehensive, unbiased, evidence-based medication information as you:
Fulfill the staffing component of your residency working in the hospital’s central pharmacy. You’ll advance your foundational practice skills and develop proficiency in:
See deadlines and application requirements for the Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center Pharmacy Practice Residency Program.