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    Kootenai Health - Coeur D'Alene

About Us

Kootenai Health provides a comprehensive range of medical services to patients in north Idaho, eastern Washington, Montana and the Inland Northwest at several facility locations.

The main campus at Kootenai Health is located in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho and includes a 254-bed community-owned hospital.

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PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency Program

General Information:

The PGY1 Pharmacy Residency (ASHP-accredited) gives experience in a broad area of pharmacy practice, including:

o   Administration

o   Ambulatory Care

o   Cardiology

o   Critical Care

o   Drug Information

o   Emergency Medicine

o   Infectious Disease

o   Internal Medicine

o   Oncology

o   Ortho/Neuro

o   Pediatrics/Neonatology

o   Psychiatric Care

Teaching Opportunities:

Our residency program is connected with Washington State University College of Pharmacy (about 30 miles to the west) and the Idaho State University College of Pharmacy, with an ISU faculty member on staff and distance learning technology available.  Residents will serve as a pharmacy student preceptor during some rotations.  A Teaching Certificate program is available.  Our pharmacy residents also have the opportunity to work closely with the medical residents and faculty of Kootenai Health’s Family Medicine Residency.


Projects & Research:

Plenty of resident projects will be available, including a major project. 



Residents receive subsidized health insurance, sick leave, paid vacation, discounted meals, professional travel coverage, and paid ASHP dues. Coeur d’Alene offers many wonderful lifestyle benefits, including affordable housing, low traffic, four beautiful seasons, and an active community.


Application Process:

The application process is through PhORCAS, due by January 16, 2016.


Contact Us:

For any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Barbara Steele, Pharm.D., PGY1 Residency Program Director, at or 208.625.5696!

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Contact Us:
(208) 342-2581

P.O. Box 7625
Boise, ID 83707

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