Pharmacy Residency

St. Cloud Hospital - PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

Our Mission

The St. Cloud Hospital Pharmacy Department is proud to offer a robust and rewarding PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Experience. The department is composed of a large, integrated pharmacy staff that is excited to train pharmacy residents to be patient-focused leaders by providing a broad range of clinical experiences within our culture of teamwork. Come join our pharmacy team in the heart of beautiful Central Minnesota!

Note from the Director

Maintaining our Mission

Members of the St. Cloud Hospital Residency Program believe in the benefits of creating a culture of teamwork. We strive to be true to this mission and have constructed aspects of our residency program to cultivate collaboration within our residency class and preceptor group. Examples of this include our annual day-long residency retreat (with all preceptors and residents) focused on resident and preceptor development sessions and team building exercises. Throughout the year, residents work with the Residency Program Director to create fun pharmacy outings by participating in our Residency Emotional Support Team (REST) committee. We also design our resident capstone projects to allow residents to be co-investigators on each other’s projects. Lastly, our block rotational experiences are designed to allow many preceptors and clinical staff to collaborate to affect resident day-to-day development. We believe the St. Cloud Hospital Residency Program is a challenging, multifaceted and fulfilling residency experience made possible by our team approach to learning and training. Come join our pharmacy team!

- Paul Huiras, PharmD, BCPS, Program Director

About St. Cloud Hospital

St. Cloud Hospital St. Cloud Hospital, the largest CentraCare patient care facility, is a regional hospital with 489 licensed beds that offers a full spectrum of inpatient and outpatient services. St. Cloud Hospital was listed among “America’s Best Hospitals,” in 2017 by the U.S. News & World Report, was recently named a 100 Top Hospital® by Truven Health Analytics™ for the 10th time and is the largest employer in the St. Cloud area with over 6,000 employees.