Pharmacy

Practice Model

The Department of Pharmacy at Mission Hospital encompasses acute care, ambulatory care and retail services. Clinical pharmacist practitioners (CPP) provide expanded clinical services in key areas of practice. Residency training is focused in both acute care and ambulatory care settings with an emphasis on care transitions.

To learn more about Acute Care Services click here.

To learn more about Ambulatory Services click here.

Programs

Pharmacy Residency Program

Thank you for your interest in our residency programs. Mission Hospital is the flagship hospital in a multi-hospital health system located in Asheville, North Carolina. Mission Hospital has trained pharmacy residents since 1994. Our residency programs have expanded over the years to provide training in both ambulatory and acute care settings.

All Mission Hospital residency program guidelines develop the following attributes:

  • strong clinical foundation
  • sense of responsibility for their patients and community
  • innovative thinking to contribute to the profession
  • ability to practice in a variety of patient care environments from rural health to large hospitals.

Department of Pharmacy Overview – Mission Health

The Department of Pharmacy supports the organization’s BIG(GER) Aim: to get each patient to the desired outcome, first without harm, also without waste and with an exceptional experience for the patient and family. Additionally, the department embraces education as evidenced by a long history of pharmacy residency training and a partnership with the University of North Carolina (UNC) Eshelman School of Pharmacy and Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC). Mission Hospital serves as the primary experiential learning and training site for all Asheville-based UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy students.