Harps Pharmacy/UAMS College of Pharmacy Community Pharmacy Residency
Number of Positions: 1
Estimated Salary: Competitive
Estimated Starting Date: July 1st
The Harps Residency Program provides the opportunity to gain clinical experience and provide patient care in a community pharmacy setting. While this residency program is based in a community pharmacy, the experience will involve both traditional community pharmacy and ambulatory care experiences. In addition, valuable experience in designing, marketing, implementing, and maintaining
patient care services will be a focus of the residency.The residency also provides the opportunity to gain
experience in teaching.
The experiences include developing a health care screening program that can be replicated in all our stores, including screening for diabetes, hypertension, cholesterol levels, smoking cessation, immunization clinics, and more; developing a medication therapy management program; training
Harps pharmacists on effective MTM; establishing a program to certify Harps pharmacists for
administering immunizations and establishing immunization clinics; providing direct patient care
in a community pharmacy setting; developing, implementing, and maintaining clinical services in a
community pharmacy; effectively communicating to promote services to various healthcare providers and educate patients; developing skills as an effective communicator; gaining skills in community pharmacy management; and being a role model for the profession in advancing pharmacy practice.