How To Apply

Licensed pharmacists or pharmacy students anticipating graduation from an Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) accredited school of pharmacy may apply to the PGY-1 Residency Program. Applicants must be eligible for licensure in the state of Washington.

Potential candidates must register in the ASHP Resident Matching Program utilizing PhORCAS to be considered for a residency position. To apply for the 2020-2021 residency year, access the PhORCAS application portal, create an account and register with the ASHP Resident Matching Program.

St. Joseph Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington

  • Use NMS Match Code 168413
  • St. Joseph Medical Center deadline: All materials must be received in PhORCAS by December 30, 2020
  • On-site interviews will be held by invitation in February

St. Anne Hospital, Burien, Washington

  • Use NMS match code 161013
  • St. Anne Hospital deadline: All materials must be received in PhORCAS by December 30, 2020
  • On-site interviews will be held by invitation in January and February

St. Joseph Medical Center PGY1 in an Ambulatory Setting, Tacoma, Washington

  • Use NMS Match Code 273613
  • St. Joseph Medical Center PGY-1 in an Ambulatory Setting deadline: All materials must be received in PhORCAS by December 30, 2020
  • On-site interviews will be held by invitation in February

St. Michael Medical Center, Silverdale, Washington

  • Use NMS Match Code 275313
  • St. Michael Medical Center deadline: All materials must be received in PhORCAS by December 30, 2020
  • On-site interviews will be held by invitation in January and February

For consideration in the St. Joseph Medical Center, St. Joseph Medical Center PGY-1 in an Ambulatory setting, St. Anne Hospital, or St. Michael Medical Center Residency Programs, you are required to complete the PhORCAS standardized application and provide our programs’ supplemental materials:

  1. Complete set of pharmacy school transcripts
  2. Complete a short, professional video upload for the supplemental application questions. Instructions for each program are listed here:
  3. Three standardized professional reference forms and standardized questions:
    1. Two references should be from practicing clinical pharmacists with whom the applicant has had patient care experience
    2. The remaining reference can be from a faculty member in the applicant’s professional degree program, from work experience, or another health professional who can evaluate the candidate’s clinical experience
  4. Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  5. Letter of intent

Contact information

St. Joseph Medical Center

Ferowsi Pecoraro, Residency Program Director at [email protected]

Shannon Fry, Residency Coordinator at [email protected]

St. Joseph Medical Center PGY1 in Ambulatory Setting

Kristin Peterson, Residency Director at [email protected]

Kara Crane, Residency Coordinator at [email protected]

St. Michael Medical Center

Andrew Harbison, Residency Program Director at [email protected]

Angela Bottalico, Residency Program Coordinator at [email protected]

St. Anne Hospital

Loan Diga, Residency Coordinator at [email protected]

Audrey Timpe, Residency Director at [email protected]