RESIDENCY PROGRAMS

RESIDENCY PROGRAMS

Join a Pharmacy Residency at the Region’s Largest Health Care System

ashp-residency-accredited-rgbThe program is based at the 453-bed McLeod Regional Medical Center (MRMC), the flagship hospital for a seven-hospital system, stretching from the Midlands to the Coast of South Carolina. The residency program holds accreditation as a Postgraduate Year One (PGY1) Pharmacy Residency Program from the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP).

Residency Program Aspects Enhance Your Year-long Experience

  • State-of-the-art critical care surgical tower and technology, such as Pyxis Connect and Profile, Medication Administration Checker (barcoding program) and Computerized Physician Order Management (CPOM).
  • A diverse patient population.
  • Excellent interdisciplinary partnerships.
  • Greater than 110 years of history, providing medical excellence to the northeastern region of South Carolina and southeastern region of North Carolina.
  • A challenging, high quality, flexible curriculum to accommodate the individual resident’s needs, areas of interest and experience.

After the Residency, You’ll Have Broad, Employable Skills
You’ll be able to:

  • Manage and improve the medication-use process.
  • Collaborate and communicate effectively with interdisciplinary teams to provide evidence-based, patient-centered care for diverse patient populations.
  • Exercise leadership and practice management skills.
  • Demonstrate project management skills and conduct practice-related investigations.
  • Provide drug information services along with medication and practice-related education/training to patients, other health care providers and the community.
  • Utilize medical informatics to advance the practice of pharmacy.
  • Develop a professional maturity and commitment to the profession.

Our Current Pharmacy Residents

Erna Groat

South Carolina College of Pharmacy – MUSC Campus

Sara Harling

Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy