Safeway / University of Maryland PGY1 Community-based Pharmacy Residency (Albertsons Companies)
Safeway / University of Maryland PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency (Albertsons Companies)
Location: Bowie, Maryland
This Safeway Pharmacy/University of Maryland Program is based in Bowie Maryland, close to Washington DC and Baltimore, both famous for their history, sports, food, and culture. Our Safeway Pharmacy leadership work closely with state, local, and national pharmacy organizations to advance pharmacy practice. Our pharmacists can prescribe a growing list of medications, immunizations, perform health screenings, and work as a member of the healthcare team to manage patient disease states.
The residents are each assigned a home-base community pharmacy site where approximately 40% of their time is spent. The Rockville, MD and Parkville, MD community sites have dedicated teams of experienced preceptors to mentor the residents through the year. Leadership and management learning experiences take place at the Bowie Division office.
Our advanced community-based patient care learning experiences are supplemented with ambulatory care-based patient care at the clinics and medical centers affiliated with the University of Maryland. Through our partnership with the University of Maryland, the residents participate in a teaching certificate program, and perform research in affiliation with the University.
Our advanced community-based patient care learning experiences are supplemented with medication administration, HIV care/prevention, and hormonal contraceptive prescribing opportunities. The residents will provide patient care services, attend group meetings and community outreaches within their respective district of stores. Routine responsibilities include patient counseling, disease state management and immunization services.
Pharm.D. degree and licensure in state of residency required. Official academic transcript, CV, letter of intent, and three letters of recommendation submitted to PhORCAS.
About Safeway / University of Maryland PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency (Albertsons Companies)
Albertsons Companies is one of the largest food and drug retailers in the United States, with both a strong local presence and national scale. We operate stores across 34 states and the District of Columbia under 20 well-known banners including Albertsons, Safeway, Vons, Jewel-Osco, Shaw’s, Haggen, Acme, Tom Thumb, Randalls, United Supermarkets, Pavilions, Star Market and Carrs. Our vision is to create a customer-centric, integrated health care business that offers convenient, timely and innovative solutions to our customers.
Living up to our mission and vision, we have continuously advanced pharmacist-provided patient care and expanded the scope of pharmacy practice. Albertsons Companies has received numerous industry recognitions and awards, including the 2020 Retailer of the Year from Supermarket News, 2018 Innovator of the Year from Drug Store News, Top Large Chain Provider of Medication Therapy Management Services by OutcomesMTM for the past 4 years, and the 2018 Corporate Immunization Champion from APhA.
The Albertsons Companies PGY1 Community-Based Pharmacy Residency is dedicated to your professional development in community-based pharmacy practice. As a resident with... Albertsons, you will work closely with local and corporate pharmacy leaders, university faculty, and co-residents to establish career-building and lifelong relationships. We invite you to join the ranks of our successful graduates and help us lead the profession into the future.