Applicant Requirements

Prior to the start of the program, residents must be a graduate of a college of pharmacy accredited by the American Council of Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE) and must be licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Washington. Residents not licensed as a pharmacist at the beginning of the residency must be licensed as a pharmacy intern in the state of Washington. The applicant must meet all requirements for employment at PSPH or PCH and meet the professional requirements of the Department of Pharmacy. Strong residency candidates must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, professionalism, leadership and a demonstrated commitment to the provision of pharmaceutical care. Candidates for the pharmacy practice residency must participate in the ASHP resident matching program. Match results will be posted in March 2018.

How to apply

To be eligible for the Providence St. Peter Hospital Residency and/or Providence Centralia Hospital Residency, please complete the following via PhORCAS by December 29:
  • A letter of general introduction and interest, stating reasons for applying
  • An updated resume or curriculum vitae
  • Three professional references
  • One official copy of college of pharmacy transcripts

The ASHP resident matching program results will be posted in March 2018. Once posted, eligible candidates must complete a Providence employment application. Note: Providence employment application is not required for residency application.

Please visit our career site to complete the online application. (This link will be activated after match results have been posted.)

Contact Us

Julie McCoy, PharmD
Residency Director and Assistant Director of Pharmacy, Quality & Medication Safety, Southwest Washington Region

413 Lilly Road NE
Olympia, WA 98506
Phone: 360-493-4750
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