Residency Purpose Statement
The UVA Health System PGY-2 Pharmacy Informatics Residency is one of eight ASHP-Accredited pharmacy informatics programs in the country. Pharmacists completing the PGY2-Pharmacy Informatics Residency Program will be equipped with the skills and knowledge to obtain informatics pharmacist positions in health care facilities (acute care and ambulatory care settings) and the automation industry. They are proficient in safe and effective medication-use systems, quality assurance, the management of human resources, the management of financial resources, use of technology, and advanced leadership. They are prepared to serve as informatics leaders in acute care and ambulatory care settings.
Recruiting for the PGY2-Pharmacy Informatics Residency
Representatives from UVA Health System will be available during the Residency Showcase on Monday, December 3, 2012 from 1:00-4:00 PM at Booth # 4461. We look forward to meeting interested candidates in Las Vegas. Additionally, UVA Health System WILL be interviewing PGY-2 Pharmacy Informatics Residency Candidates through the Personnel Placement Service during the 2012 ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting.
The PYG2-Pharmacy Informatics Residency program is designed to offer a unique, hands-on, in-depth experience in both the acute care and ambulatory settings. Focus is placed on automation, electronic health record, and interdisciplinary committee experience. Advanced vendor training in areas of interest is encouraged during the residency.
2012-2013 PGY2-Pharmacy Informatics Residency Program Director and Resident
University of Virginia Health