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Pharmacy Residency Program

The Managed Care Pharmacy Residency program at Healthfirst is the only ASHP accredited Managed Care program in the downstate NY area and is designed to provide the skill set needed for success. In the ever-changing managed care environment, the pharmacist plays a key role in providing access to cost-effective care that will improve patient outcomes. After completing the program, residents will have expanded their clinical experience and developed a diverse set of managed care skills through longitudinal, core, and elective learning experiences. These experiences include Pharmacy Benefit Manager Oversight (PBM), Population Health & Quality, Medication Therapy Management, academia, and more.

Learning Experiences

We offer experiences in multiple rotations to suit your interests.

Program Details

Residency Practice Site

  • Healthfirst Office
  • 100 Church Street
  • New York, NY 10007

Practice site will also include teaching opportunities in collaboration with:

  • St. John's University
  • 8000 Utopia Parkway
  • Jamaica, NY 11439

Eligibility Requirements

PharmD degree from an APE-accredited college of pharmacy

Eligible and receive NY Pharmacist Licensure

Applications must be submitted through the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS)

Required application documents include:

  • Letter of intent
  • CV
  • Three professional recommendations
  • Academic transcripts

Program Information

Application Deadline: January 8, 2024

Program Start Date: July 8, 2024

Stipend: $55,000 + health benefits

Length of Program: 1 year (52 weeks)

Number of Positions: 1

National Matching Services (NMS) Program Code: 249814