SSM Health DePaul Hospital PGY1 Pharmacy Residency
Location: Bridgeton, Missouri
SSM Health DePaul Hospital PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency was established in 2016.
Pharmacists completing a residency at DePaul Hospital will become confident, competent, and independent practitioners in multidisciplinary health care settings. The focus will be serving community hospitals.
SSM Health has education affiliations with University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis, MO and Southern Illinois University School of Pharmacy in Edwardsville, IL. Throughout the year residents will participate in a local seminar series, the Midwest Pharmacy Residents Conference, and the Southern Illinois University School of Pharmacy teaching certificate program. The resident will also participate in precepting Advanced Practice Pharmacy Experience (APPE) students from the local colleges of pharmacy.
Additional electives may be arranged based on resident interest
Longitudinal Learning Experiences
Pharmacy Management Project
Certification and Teaching Opportunities
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Design and present continuing education for pharmacists
Diversity Equity and Inclusion Training
Precept APPE students
Teaching Certificate Program through Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville School of Pharmacy
Every third weekend (8-hour shifts)
One evening per week (40-hour shifts)
One major and one minor holiday (8-hour shifts)
Reimbursement for Professional Meeting Travel
Graduate of an ACPE-accredited School of Pharmacy, PharmD preferred and eligible for MO licensure. Candidates must submit curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, transcript, and letter of intent. The required letter of intent should emphasize career goals, reasons for wanting to complete a PGY1 pharmacy practice residency, and reasons for wanting to complete a residency at SSM Health DePaul Hospital.
SM Health is a Catholic, not-for-profit health system serving the comprehensive health needs of communities across the Midwest through a robust and fully integrated health care delivery system. The organization’s more than 40,000 employees and 10,000 providers are committed to providing exceptional health care services and revealing God’s healing presence to everyone they serve. With care delivery sites in Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma and Wisconsin, SSM Health includes 24 hospitals, more than 300 physician offices and other outpatient and virtual care services, 10 post-acute facilities, comprehensive home care and hospice services, a pharmacy benefit company, a health insurance company and an accountable care organization. It is one of the largest employers in every community it serves.