Residency Special Features: Extensive and teaching opportunities in a hospital-based residency program. Required block rotations: orientation, cardiology, critical care, infectious diseases, internal medicine, and transitions of care. Longitudinal rotations: anticoagulation clinic, pain management, practice management, project management, and service commitment. Electives may include emergency medicine, geriatrics, hospice/palliative care, mental health, pediatrics/NICU, rural care, and surgery. Residents will precept pharmacy students and obtain a teaching certificate.
Fringe Benefits: Health, dental, vision benefits available; 10 days of paid time off; 4 paid holidays; up to $1000 travel reimbursement
Site Special Features: Allen Hospital is part of UnityPoint Health System, which cares for 1 in every 3 patients in Iowa. We care for more inpatients, outpatients, emergency patients, and cardiac patients than any other hospital in our 10 county service area. Allen offers cardiac care, neurology, orthopedics, inpatient behavioral health, acute rehab, oncology, and inpatient dialysis. Waterloo is located along the Cedar River in Northeast Iowa with a variety of sports, trails, and activities to explore.
Doctor of Pharmacy Degree from ACPEAccredited
School of Pharmacy
• Eligible for Pharmacy Licensure in Iowa by
• Application through Phorcas including Letter of Interest, CV, 3 References and transcripts
• Application Deadline: January 6
*UnityPoint Health- Allen Hospital is unable to sponsor pharmacy resident visas.
About UnityPoint- Allen Hospital
Allen Hospital (AH) is a 204-bed hospital in Northeast Iowa and an affiliate of UnityPoint Health System. In addition to award winning cardiac services, AH provides care in orthopedics, women’s health, inpatient and outpatient mental health, pediatrics, oncology, and many other services. Allen has an internal medicine hospitalist program with 24/7 coverage. AH cares for more inpatients, outpatients, ER patients, and cardiac patients than any other hospital in its ten county service area.
Allen Pharmacy Department is a 24 hour pharmacy that provides extensive antibiotic, warfarin and renal function dosing services, as well as participating in multidisciplinary ICU rounds, Cardiac Rehab patient education, and provision of drug information to providers, staff, and patients. Allen has two outpatient Anticoagulation Clinics, a retail pharmacy, an ambulatory surgery center pharmacy, and provides pharmacy services to several affiliate hospitals.