UNC Health Rex is the largest community hospital in the UNC Healthcare system. We are an accredited primary stroke and chest pain center, and a Bariatric Center of Excellence as well as a comprehensive community Cancer Center. UNC Health Rex is a premier hospital for acute cardiac care and the main regional referral center. We have a full-spectrum of emergency cardiac care programs, such as IABP, PVAD, CABG, adult ECMO, as well as structural heart disease procedures including TAVR, Mitraclip, Watchman, and state-of-the-art cardiac catheterization labs
The PGY2 resident in cardiology at UNC Health Rex will provide cardiovascular pharmacy services within inpatient critical care, intermediate care, and procedural patient care areas. In the outpatient setting, the PGY2 resident will work within the Clinical Pharmacist Practitioner model by providing daily service in the areas of cardiovascular medication management and monitoring in an independent practice. Residents who successfully complete the UNC Health Rex PGY2 pharmacy residency in Cardiology are prepared for positions in advanced patient care, academic, or other specialties, along with board certification in cardiology.
This residency has received accreditation by ASHP.
UNC Health Rex is a large community hospital located in Raleigh, North Carolina; we are part of the UNC Health System. We pride ourselves on our array of specialty services, including heart and vascular services, critical care, inpatient and outpatient oncology, ambulatory care, and the busiest surgical service department in the state of North Carolina. At UNC Health Rex, we are proud to be a certified stroke center, a Magnet-designated hospital, and to hold a Medicare Five Star rating and Leapfrog A status