Job Description: The Allegheny General Hospital’s (AGH) two-year Health-System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership Residency is combined with a Masters in Public Health (MPH) degree from the University Of Pittsburgh Graduate School Of Public Health. This residency consists of a PGY1 Pharmacy year followed by a PGY2 year in Pharmacy Administration. It was created by an experienced leadership team to provide opportunities for the resident to develop leadership and expert pharmacy management skills in a variety of settings. AGH is the flagship hospital within the Allegheny Health Network, an integrated delivery network consisting of nine hospitals ranging from large academic medical centers to community hospitals. Skills to be developed during clinical and administrative rotations include information technology and asset management, drug use management and medication safety, staff management, and making complex financial and organizational decisions.
Residents in this program are integrally involved in daily leadership activities, gaining hands-on experience in preparation to assume leadership roles upon graduation, either in traditional clinical or operational leadership paths or in less traditional career paths in a variety of leadership and corporate roles. The program allows for flexibility and customization to match the evolving career aspirations of the residents. Upon graduation, each resident will receive PGY1 and PY2 residency certificates as well as the MPH degree.
Longitudinal Leadership and Professional Development sessions are coordinated through the year across the Health Network. The option to participate in a Teaching Certificate program with Duquesne University School of Pharmacy is available.
For more information, or to schedule an interview, please visit us at our Virtual PPS Booth 275-276 and at the residency showcase on Tuesday 12/8/2020 (10 AM – 1 PM EST). We will be using Zoom to connect in both venues.
Applicants must have graduated from an ACPE accredited school of pharmacy and must be eligible for Pennsylvania licensure.
Additional Salary Information: Detailed salary for the resident stipend will be stated in the offer letter for first and second year with tuition compensation with consideration to in-state or out-of-state status.
About Allegheny General Hospital - Allegheny Health Network
Looking for a rewarding career in healthcare?You've come to the right place. We're growing...and we can't wait to get to know you better! Allegheny Health Network is comprised of some of the oldest and best-known names in healthcare in western Pennsylvania. Our hospitals have always been on the forefront of patient care, medical research and health sciences education. We serve the greater Pittsburgh area and the surrounding five-state area, and we employ dedicated professionals who are passionate about providing patients with the best care possible. Our hospitals, including Allegheny General, Allegheny Valley, Canonsburg General, Forbes, West Penn, Jefferson, and St. Vincent (Erie), provide our employees with challenging environments where their skills can thrive. We welcome talented, compassionate and dedicated people to join our growing team.