This program will expose the Resident to a wide range of clinical experiences as follows:

  • Compounding
  • Disease State Management

– Diabetes, Dyslipidemia, Hypertension

  • Health and Wellness Screenings
  • Immunizations
  • Comprehensive Medication Management Services
  • Medicare Part D Enrollment
  • Medication Reconciliation
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Specialty Pharmacy Services

Throughout the year, the Resident will be responsible for:

  • Distributing medications in the community pharmacy setting
  • Identifying, evaluating, resolving, and monitoring potential medication-related problems
  • Conducting comprehensive medication therapy management
  • Supervising and providing oversight of employees and pharmacy students
  • Billing for clinical services
  • Delivering individualized and group education for patients with a variety of disease states
  • Participating in the pharmacy benefit management for specific health plans
  • Performing pharmacoeconomic evaluations
  • Participating in committees
  • Developing and implementing new business models in the community setting
  • Designing, planning, and completing clinical research
  • Conducting point-of-care testing for preventative care and medication monitoring:
    • Smoking cessation
    • Weight loss
    • Dyslipidemia management
    • Immunizations
    • Diabetes management and HbA1c testing
    • Biometric health screenings

The program’s learning experiences provide opportunities for the Residents to achieve the following:

  1. Prepare individuals for direct patient care positions;
  2. Cultivate leaders capable of medication therapy management (MTM) development that delivers advanced services to optimize patient care; and
  3. Serve as role models in the advancement of community-based practice.