Saint Vincent's Medical Center (Hartford Healthcare)
Location: Bridgeport, Connecticut
St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport, CT is a community teaching hospital with a Level II trauma center and an inpatient psychiatric facility in Westport, CT. St. Vincent’s provides a full range of inpatient and outpatient services with regional centers of excellence in cardiology, surgery, cancer care, orthopedics, diagnostics, women’s and family services, behavioral health, senior health, and an array of specialized services. St. Vincent’s recently joined the Hartford Healthcare family in 2019
This ASHP accredited one-year residency program utilizes a systems approach to facilitate the development of new pharmacists into competent practitioners able to provide patient-centered pharmaceutical care. Our program fosters the residents’ ability to work in multidisciplinary teams, develop strong leadership skills, strong verbal and written communication skills and become a lifelong, self-directed learner. The foundation of the program is built upon Hartford Healthcare core values of Caring, Safety, Excellence and Integrity.
The resident will attain competency and proficiency in the following areas:
• Patient Care • Advancing Practice and improving Patient Care • Leadership and Management • Teaching, Education, and Dissemination of Knowledge
Block learning experiences:
• Orientation • Emergency Medicine • Population Health
Longitudinal experiences: • Community Patient Care • Community Pharmacy Practice/Staffing • Transitions of Care I & II • Long–acting Injectable Clinic • Drug Information • HOPE Charitable Pharmacy • Leadership • Practice Management • Project/Research • Teaching
About Saint Vincent's Medical Center (Hartford Healthcare)
Since our founding by the Daughters of Charity in 1903, St. Vincent’s has been dedicated to helping patients in Bridgeport and throughout Fairfield County. In October 2019, St. Vincent’s became part of Hartford HealthCare, the state’s most comprehensive healthcare network. Its care-delivery system serves 161 towns and cities at more than 300 locations, including seven acute-care hospitals, the state’s most extensive behavioral health network, a large multispecialty physician group, a regional home care system, an array of senior care services, and a large physical therapy and rehabilitation network. St. Vincent’s Medical Center is a fully Catholic hospital. Our five convenient Urgent Care Centers remain available as well, and although you now see Hartford HealthCare signs at our locations, the familiar names and faces inside remain the same.