City of Olathe

 

Olathe is a suburb in the greater Kansas City area, about 20 miles from downtown. For more information about this area, please click on the links below.

City of Olathe

City of Kansas City

 

PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program

PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program

Pharmacy residents at Olathe Medical Center will have opportunities to practice in a variety of settings including internal medicine, cardiology, critical care, women's/children's health, infectious disease/antimicrobial stewardship and emergency medicine. Residents will also gain experience in pharmacy management and medication use safety. Rotations will be scheduled to meet the needs and interests of individual residents. Opportunities exist for teaching healthcare professionals and mentoring pharmacy students.

Residency Program Information

  • ASHP Program #62005
  • NMS #218013
  • General focus: general hospital pharmacy practice
  • Duration/type: 12-month PGY1 residency
  • Number of positions: 2
  • Estimated stipend: $42,000
  • Interview required: Yes - onsite
  • Application deadline: Jan. 7
  • Starting date: June 15-July 1, based on hospital orientation dates

Requirements for Acceptance

  • Pharm.D. degree from an ACPE-approved program
  • Eligibility for licensure in Kansas
  • Completed application
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Academic transcript
  • Three reference forms in PHORCAS

Learning Experiences

  • Orientation
  • Staffing
  • Internal medicine
  • Critical care
  • Cardiology
  • Practice management
  • Infectious disease/Antimicrobial stewardship
  • Emergency medicine
  • Women's/children's health

Residency Benefits

  • Competitive salary with benefits including paid time off, health insurance, life and disability insurance
  • Travel reimbursement for approved professional meetings
  • Memberships to local and national professional pharmacy organizations

For more information or to apply, contact:

JENNIFER MCKENNA, PHARM.D., BCPS
Residency Program Director
(913) 791-4286
jennifer.mckenna@olathehealth.org

ANN SPRY, PHARM.D., BCPS
Residency Program Coordinator
(913) 791-3500 ext. 4860
ann.spry@olathehealth.org

PHIL SCHNEIDER, PHARM.D.
Director of Pharmacy
(913) 791-4285
phil.schneider@olathehealth.org