Horizon Health Network - Moncton Hospital

Address:
Moncton Hospital
135 MacBeath Avenue
Moncton, NB, E1C 6Z8

Director: 
Douglas Doucette, BSc(Pharm), PharmD, FCSHP
Director of Pharmacy, Horizon Health Network
Phone: 506-863-7887
Fax: 506-857-5540

Coordinator:
Stacey MacAulay, BSc. (Pharm), Pharm D
Residency Coordinator & Pharmacy Clinical Practice Leader (Ambulatory Care)
Adjunct Appointee, College of Pharmacy, Dalhousie University
Phone: 506-857-5901
Fax: 506-857-5540

Program

Type: Hospital Pharmacy Residency Program (General PGY1)
Focus: To provide an experiential learning environment using pharmacy practitioner role models so the necessary skills, knowledge, and values can be acquired and applied by the resident in the provision of exemplary patient care.
Established in: 1995
# Positions: 2
# Campuses: 1
App. deadline: October 14, 2021 - 5:00 p.m. EST.
Starting date: June 6, 2022
PRAMS: No additional PRAMS requirements to complete the Pharmacy Residency Application and Matching Service (PRAMS) application when applying to the Horizon Health Network (Moncton Hospital): None
Est. stipend: $34,281 per annum
Vacation/holiday leave: 10 days
Education/conference leave: Up to 5 days. Residents are encouraged to attend at least one major pharmacy conference.
Wellbeing leave: 2 days

Program highlights:

  • Accredited CPRB program offered in affiliation with the College of Pharmacy, Dalhousie University.

  • 52 week program which includes 2 weeks of vacation and 2 wellbeing days.

  • Residents participate in the interprofessional learning program of the Dalhousie University Family Medicine Residency Program at The Moncton Hospital.

Rotations: Residents are expected to complete the required rotations as listed below. Residents are only expected to complete rotations at the site they are accepted into (i.e. Moncton or Saint John). However, residents may request to complete rotations at the other site. Preference for rotation selection is given to the site specific residents.

Required rotations:

Orientation (1 weeks)
Drug Information (3 weeks)
Practice Management & Leadership (2 weeks)
Mandatory Patient Care Rotations (16 weeks) - see below
Elective Patient Care Rotations (9-11 weeks) - see below
Research Projects (6-8 weeks)
Teaching (4 weeks)
Vacation (10 days)
Conference(s) to be determines yearly (5 days maximum)

Mandatory Patient Care Rotations:

Infectious Disease (4 weeks)
Critical Care (4 weeks) - residents choose from Medical Surgical ICU, Coronary Care Unit, or Emergency Medicine
General Medicine (4 weeks)
Specialty Medicine (4 weeks) - residents choose from Cardiology/Coronary Care Unit, Community Hospital Rotation, Emergency Medicine, General Surgery, Geriatrics, Mental Health, Neurology/Neurosurgery, Oncology (inpatient), Orthopedics 

Elective rotations: Residents can choose from those listed above. They can also choose an Ambulatory Care elective in the  Anticoagulation Clinic, Diabetes Clinic, Heart Function Clinic, or the Oncology Clinic.

Minimum required credentials: To be considered for acceptance, you must either be a student enrolled in the final year of a Canadian entry to practice pharmacy degree program (e.g. BSc (Pharm), PharmD) or be a licensed and practicing pharmacist in direct patient care in Canada.

In addition to Canadian citizens, we will also consider landed immigrants who are currently practicing pharmacists in Canada and possess a strong motivation to attain a high level of competency in the practice of pharmacy.

Organization

Type:  New Brunswick's largest multi-site accredited Regional Health Authority, including 12 hospitals and health centers. For more details, please visit: http://en.horizonnb.ca/home/facilities-and-services.aspx
Number of beds:  790
Sites: The Moncton Hospital, Saint John Regional Hospital, Dr. Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital, Miramichi Regional Hospital, Sackville Memorial Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital, Charlotte County Hospital, Sussex Health Centre, Albert County Health and Wellness Centre, and various other facilities and services
Affiliation: Dalhousie University

Residents

2021-2022
Gemma-Dawn MacDonald
Katherine Simon

2020-2021
Savannah Davis
Britney Sansom

2019-2020
Rachel Cormier

2018/2019 
Brooke Hilchie
Nadine Thompson

2017/2018 
Amanda Burns
Lauren Munro

2016/2017 
Adrienne Gallagher
Megan Harrison

2015/2016 
Melanie McIvor
Nicole MacDonald

2014/2015 
Jane Burns
Fiona Mitchell

2013/2014 
Megan Rideout
Ellen Somers

2012/2013 
Mallory Price
Heather Slaney

2011/2012 
Stephanie Lynch
Melanie Harding

2010/2011 
Natalie LeBlanc
Melissa Hawkins

2009-2010
Priscilla Gordon