Program Information can be found at the ASHP Residency Listing (Code 94035). Providence Health and Services in Portland offers a unique approach to residency training through regionalization of our residency program. The resident is provided with an opportunity for rotations throughout our integrated health system, accounting for more than 1000 inpatient beds as well as ambulatory, home health and managed care services. Residents participate in a wide variety of rotations and leadership projects, work with interdisciplinary teams, hone practice management techniques and participate in delivering advanced pharmaceutical care. Residents will have a unique experience as this residency combines an ASHP Residency Excellence Award (2015) PGY1 program with robust management/leadership experiences as part of a large integrated health-system. Clinical strengths of the program include internal medicine, oncology, critical care, cardiology, infectious diseases, nutrition support, neonatal care, pediatrics, primary care, ambulatory geriatrics, home services/hospice, and anticoagulation management. Administration rotations include inpatient and outpatient operations, informatics, specialty pharmacy, health plan leadership, executive leadership, and strategic planning. Residents participate in the Portland CityWide Residency Conferences, have the opportunity to pursue the Oregon Pharmacy Teaching Certificate (OPTC) with local Colleges of Pharmacy, and gain valuable leadership and practice management skills. Providence residency programs are built upon a tradition of excellence and commitment to developing leaders within pharmacy practice.
Residents will complete their MBA degree over the two year program through the Oregon State University. Tuition for this degree will be paid for by the program.
We currently offer one position for the combined PGY-1/PGY-2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration Residency and Leadership / MBA Program.
If you are interested in our program, please message us through PPS to schedule an interview during one of our interview sessions at Midyear. If you have any additional questions prior to Midyear, feel free to contact our current residents or program director.
Residency Program Director: Long Trinh, PharmD, MBA, MS, BCPS (email@example.com)
PhORCAS Application Requirements
Letter of intent (maximum 500 words) explaining why you’re seeking a residency at Providence Health & Services
Current curriculum vitae
Official transcripts from a college of pharmacy
Three completed reference recommendation forms within PhORCAS.
Application due date: 01/02/2020
Doctorate of Pharmacy from an accredited college or school of pharmacy, current valid Oregon pharmacy license, or license eligible prior to employment
About Providence Health & Services, Oregon
Providence Health & Services, the third largest not-for-profit health system, is committed to improving the health of the communities it serves, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. Our system includes more than 82,000 caregivers (all employees) serving in a diverse range of ministries from birth to end of life, including acute care, physician clinics, long-term and assisted living, palliative and hospice care, home health, supportive housing and education.
In July 2016, Providence Health & Services came together with St. Joseph Health to form a new parent organization, Providence St. Joseph Health. Together our family of organizations employ more than 119,000 caregivers/employees serving 51 hospitals, 829 physician clinics and a comprehensive range of other health, educational and social services in metropolitan centers and rural settings across seven states – Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, and Washington.