This residency develops advanced skills within ambulatory care clinics to provide care for patients in a variety of settings including family medicine, internal medicine and a private multi-site physician practice. Pharmacists directly manage the care of patients with asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, diabetes, opioid use disorder, pain, hypertension, atrial fibrillation, venous thromboembolisms, HIV and hepatitis C. The resident participates in Medicare Wellness Visits and Transitional Care Management and will also serve as primary preceptor for an APPE pharmacy student. Residents will also participate in quality improvement and the management of an ambulatory care practice. Completion prepares residents for a variety of ambulatory careers. See our pharmacy residency website for more information.
Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States. NHRMC does not sponsor applicants for visas. Appointments of applicants to residency positions may be contingent upon the applicant satisfying certain eligibility requirements (e.g. graduation from accredited college/school of pharmacy, ability to obtain licensure in the state of North Carolina within 120 days from start date, and successful completion of pre-employment physical and drug screen. PGY2 applicants must be in good standing with current PGY1 program and anticipate completing all PGY1 requirements. For PGY2 programs, a PGY1 residency, or equivalent experience is required. Successful completion of PharmD and PGY1 residency is required and candidate must be eligible for NC pharmacy licensure. We accept applications via The Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS) by January 1st of each year. See our pharmacy residency website for more details about our application requirements.
About New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC)
New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) is an 855 bed, certified stroke and level II trauma center, with its primary service area including the seven-county region of Southeastern North Carolina. As a community teaching hospital, NHRMC houses 4 pharmacy residency programs (PGY1 Community-Based, PGY1 Pharmacy, PGY2 Ambulatory Care, PGY2 Critical Care), in addition to 4 medical residency programs (Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics/Gynecology, and Surgery). NHRMC is home to the Wilmington campus of the UNC School of Medicine and is affiliated with several pharmacy programs, including Campbell, High Point, and Wingate Universities. The health system includes the NHRMC main campus, a free-standing Emergency Department, an orthopedic hospital, and numerous outpatient clinics. The main campus includes a 108 bed Emergency Department, women’s and children’s hospital, a behavioral health hospital, an inpatient rehabilitation hospital, and an ambulatory oncology center. The most common disease states encountered include sepsis, pneumonia, heart disease, cerebrovascular disease, chronic respiratory disease, and trauma.
In accordance with our mission statement, NHRMC measu...res our success by the health of our community and has made it our mission to improve all aspects of health in our service area. We are focused on delivering access to value based care and health equity to the community we serve. Our organization is striving to reach beyond the walls of our hospitals to ensure members of our community experience outstanding health in the most convenient, affordable way that is customized to their unique circumstances.
Wilmington is a growing coastal community of over 100,000 people in Southeastern North Carolina. Enjoy living and working where most people vacation. Year-round boating, golf, fishing, tennis, and biking are available. We have a vibrant, historical downtown with excellent restaurants and an active cultural arts community.
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