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About the Vineland Pharmacy Residency (PGY1)

The postgraduate year-one Pharmacy Residency at Inspira Medical Center Vineland builds on the Doctor of Pharmacy degree. Our curriculum includes the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligibility for board certification and eligibility for postgraduate year two pharmacy residency training. Inspira’s Pharmacy Residency Program at Inspira Medical Center Vineland is accredited by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) and is Inspira’s first and longest-standing pharmacy residency program. Our program is unique in that it offers two tracks for residents (Inpatient & Ambulatory). Required learning experiences are the same for all residents. The tracks are differentiated by the elective learning experiences only.

As a high reliability organization (HRO), Inspira Health is dedicated to maintaining safety for all patients, providers, and staff.

Vineland Pharmacy Residency (PGY1) Curriculum

Curriculum for PGY1 includes a variety of rotations across medical disciplines to give residents a breadth of pharmacy experiences.

The curriculum includes rotations in:  

  • Orientation 
  • Internal Medicine 
  • Transitions of Care 
  • Critical Care 1 
  • Infectious Disease 
  • Emergency Medicine 
  • Pharmacy Informatics 

Options for inpatient elective rotations include: 

  • Pediatrics/NICU 
  • Critical Care 2 
  • Advanced Topics in Critical Care (Critical Care 3) 
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship 
  • Behavioral Health 

Options for ambulatory elective rotations include:  

  • Population Health 
  • Ambulatory Clinic 
  • Retail Pharmacy 
  • Behavioral Health 
  • Oncology 

Additional educational and longitudinal experiences for residents include:  

  • Pharmacy Administration and Leadership 
  • Pharmacy Staffing 
  • Ambulatory Care Research 
  • Interdisciplinary Rounds (Intensive Care Units, Acute Care Units) 
  • Pharmacokinetic Dosing and Protocols 
  • Anticoagulation Monitoring 
  • Development of Guidelines and Protocols 
  • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee  
  • Critical Care Committee 
  • Patient Education 
  • Health Fairs 
  • Vaccine Administration 
  • Dietitian/Pharmacy Dosing Protocol for Adult Parenteral Nutrition 
  • Seminars and Lectures 
  • Precept IPPE and APPE Pharmacy Students 
  • Meds to Beds Program

Salary and Benefits

Pharmacy Residency Salary and Benefits include: 

  • Competitive Salary
  • Health Benefits 
  • Inspira Gym Membership
  • Paid Time Off
  • Meal Stipend 
  • Teaching Certificate Program  
  • Rotational Staffing 
  • Travel Expense Reimbursement to ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Eastern States Residency Conference and NJSHP Annual Meeting

Learn More

If you would like more information about the Pharmacy Residency (PGY1) at Inspira Medical Center Vineland, please contact Craig Sastic, program manager, at (856) 641-8000 ext. 20578. 


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