St. Mark's Hospital PGY1 Pharmacy Residency is a 12-month ASHP accredited program offered to two residents in a variety of pharmaceutical clinical practice settings. Rotations include cardiology, critical care, infectious disease, inpatient medicine, medical/surgical, nutrition and management, each lasting from 4-6 weeks or are longitudinal throughout the year. Schedules accommodate special interests and areas for improvement. Residents will obtain their teaching certificate and will have many opportunities to teach from informal in-services to formal lectures for a variety of audiences. Additional staffing is a necessary part of the learning experience with requirements of about four shifts in a 4-week schedule period.
Graduates of this program will be confident, self-directed learners who have acquired the leadership, teaching and professional skills needed to excel in diverse practice environments.
St. Mark’s Hospital is a 317 bed community hospital located in the center of Utah’s Salt Lake Valley and is part of HCA Healthcare’s MountainStar network of hospitals, clinics and outpatient centers across the Wasatch Front. As a cornerstone of our thriving community, St. Mark’s offers invaluable expertise by delivering exceptional patient care since 1872. HCA Healthcare has been named a World’s Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere for 10 consecutive years as it is driven by its single mission: “Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life.”
Our hospital is dedicated to providing high-quality healthcare. We are proud to hold five-star HealthGrade ratings in coronary intervention and joint replacement as well as awards for isolated aortic valve replacement and mitral valve replacement and repair. For more information about our rankings and designations, check out our webpage: https://stmarkshospital.com/about/high-quality-recognition/
Epic® was implemented as our integrated electronic medical record in February 2013 to enhance our clinical excellence and medical innovation. Real-time clinical decision support tools such as VigiLanz® are utilized by the pharmacy staff to improve patient safety.
Pharmacists at St. Mark’s provide patient-centered care through effective drug therapy management by working in collaboration with the entire health-care team to ensure positive patient outcomes. Our clinical pharmacists are extensively involved in the delivery of quality patient care through involvement in interdisciplinary patient care committees, decentralized clinical services and active participation in family practice rounds, ICU and progressive care rounds.
Salt Lake City, Utah is a gorgeous city that sits between two mountain ranges and is a prime destination for those who love the outdoors. With 11 major ski resorts within one hour of downtown SLC, enjoying the “greatest snow on earth” could not be easier. Utah is home to The Mighty Five® national parks including, Canyonlands, Arches, Capitol Reef, Bryce Canyon, and Zion as well as several state parks making Utah the premier outdoor destination for so many amazing activities. Our mild summer weather and easily accessed mountain ranges offers a unique opportunity for our employees to enjoy camping, hiking, mountain biking, rock-climbing, fishing, boating, and other outdoor activities.
PharmD degree from an ACPE-accredited pharmacy program
Licensure or eligibility for licensure in the state of Utah
Apply via PhORCAS and follow all match rules. Include the following in your application:
Letter of intent
Three letters of recommendation
GPA (class rank required if GPA not on transcripts)
Pharmacy school transcripts
About St. Mark's Hospital
As a cornerstone of our thriving community in Salt Lake County, St. Mark’s Hospital offers invaluable expertise gained from delivering exceptional patient care since 1872. Our hospital is dedicated to providing high–quality healthcare. We meet that standard through changes in upgrading technology and advanced procedures. While these changes may be constant, our tradition of caring and healing will never fade.