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Statement of Purpose

This PGY1 program will prepare pharmacist clinicians for patient care positions, adjunct faculty appointments or further training in a PGY2 program in an area of interest.

Pharmacists completing this residency will be competent and confident practitioners of direct patient care. They will be accountable for enhancing drug therapy outcomes and improving medication safety as members of the health care team. These pharmacists will exercise skill in educating other health care professionals, students, patients and the community on medication-related topics. They will develop a professional practice encompassing Mercy Medical Center’s core values of reverence, integrity, compassion and excellence. Residents will display a commitment to the profession of pharmacy, desire for continued professional growth and exercise leadership to achieve department goals.


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