Application Information

Huntington Hospital’s PGY 1 Program participates in the Phorcas Application Service.

Click here to begin your application. All applications are due no later than January 7, 2019.

Requirements for Acceptance

All candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Matched with Huntington Hospital through the ASHP Resident Matching Program.
  • Possess a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an accredited college of pharmacy and maintain a competitive GPA.
  • Be eligible to apply for licensure to practice pharmacy in the state of California within the first 90 days of start date.
  • Have completed a professional curriculum inclusive of significant clinical clerkship experience.
  • Fulfill all organizational requirements which include but are not limited to: Background check (criminal and current/previous work history), physical exam (drug screening, TB test, hearing and vision test), provide documentation required for the residency position (Basic Life Support Certification, graduation documentation, etc).

General Residency Program Information

  • Number of positions: 2
  • Period of appointment: 12 months from July 1st through June 30th
  • Salary: Approximately $52,000 Vacation: 2 weeks
  • Professional leave: 2 weeks to attend professional meetings (CSHP Seminar, ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Western States Conference for Pharmacy Residents, Fellows, and judge Preceptors). Allowance for registration and travel to be determined.
  • Health Insurance: Includes medical, dental, and vision plans; provided after 30 days of employment

Certification Upon Residency Completion

After the resident has satisfied all requirements of the program, a Certification of Completion shall be issued. A certificate will not be offered if the resident has not completed all the requirements, such as completion of core rotations, a research project, a peer-reviewed educational event or non-licensure as a pharmacist in California. Each case will be dealt with on an individual basis and in accordance with organizational policies on leaves of absence. For more detailed information regarding the requirements for completion email Lisa Serrano, Pharm.D.

Standards of Business Conduct

The organization will expect all employees to uphold the organization’s standards and conduct all activities in a lawful and ethical manner.