The PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency program is designed to provide the resident advanced training in primary and specialty ambulatory care settings. The resident shall be an integral member of the multi-disciplinary healthcare team, be an educator of healthcare professionals and patients, be able to perform practice-related research, and be leaders in pharmacy service development and improvement. Required practice experiences include internal medicine, transitions of care, endocrinology, neurology, and internal medicine- precepting. Additional elective experiences will be scheduled to meet the resident’s interests. The resident will also complete a longitudinal pharmacy practice component including staffing in the hospital’s discharge pharmacy. Residents completing this program will be prepared with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to practice as an ambulatory care pharmacist in a variety of settings.
WVU Hospitals, a 720-bed tertiary care academic medical center, serves as the primary teaching destination for West Virginia University’s health professions schools. We are the largest of the 17 hospitals in the West Virginia University Health System, which includes hospitals in WV, OH, and MD.
WVU Hospitals, the flagship campus of WVU Medicine, includes J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital, WVU Children’s Hospital, WVU Heart and Vascular Institute, the Jon Michael Moore Trauma Center, Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute, and the Chestnut Ridge Center for Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry on the same campus in Morgantown.
WVU Hospitals provides the most advanced level of care available to the citizens of West Virginia and bordering states. Our staff consists of highly trained, dedicated professionals who are experienced in the latest techniques and technologies and the art of caring. WVU Hospitals is ranked the number one hospital in West Virginia by U.S. News & World Report, and has received its fourth Magnet® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. We are not only the leader in clinical excellence in the state but also a national leader in innovative ground-brea...king therapies and approach to patient care. As an academic health institution, and a National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded center, we bring access to the latest in clinical trials and we are at the forefront of developing cutting-edge research.