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PGY1/PGY2 Health System Pharmacy Administration Residency

Thank you for your interest in the 2-Year PGY1/PGY2 Health-System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership (HSPAL) Residency program at Methodist Health System (MHS).

The purpose of our program is to build on the resident's Doctor of Pharmacy education to develop the needed skillsets of health system pharmacist responsible for the quality care of patients with a wide range of conditions. Additionally, as a HSPAL resident you will have the opportunity to collaborate with many different professionals, lead process improvement projects, provide patient care through staffing, and develop advanced leadership skills. The longitudinal structure of the program will develop competence in high level managerial, supervisory, and leadership responsibilities to prepare pharmacists for management roles in a variety of health-system work settings.

Core Outcomes

  • Develop skillsets needed to provide pharmaceutical care to a wide range of patient conditions
  • Design, implement, and manage a safe and effective medication use system
  • Apply contemporary quality methodology to the management of pharmacy services
  • Lead and manage the health system pharmacy’s human resources
  • Manage the health system pharmacy financial performance with the context of the broader health system
  • Leverage technology and automated systems to optimize the medication-use system
  • Demonstrate personal leadership qualities and business acumen essential to operate effectively within the health system and advance the profession of practice of pharmacy

After exploring our site, please feel free to contact us if you have any additional questions.


Jon T. Albrecht, R.Ph., MHA, BCNSP, FASHP
PGY1/PGY2 Health-System Administration Residency Program Director
VP, Chief Pharmacy Officer
Methodist Dallas Medical Center

For application information, please see our brochure