Program Overview

Intermountain Health Colorado - Lutheran Medical Center is a 400-bed community hospital located approximately 12 miles west of Denver. The goal of our residency program is to provide residents with the confidence, education, and skills necessary to further the field of pharmacy. Our hospital specializes in cardiac care, orthopedic procedures, neurology care, oncology services, emergency care, and critical care. After completing the residency, the resident will have a well-rounded knowledge level of pharmacy care in various settings. The residents will have the opportunity to precept pharmacy students from multiple pharmacy schools and to obtain a teaching certificate.

Application Process

All candidates must provide all of the following to the Pharmacy Online Residency Centralized Application Service (PhORCAS) system by the application deadline.

  • Letter of intent
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Three letters of recommendation in PhORCAS
  • School of pharmacy transcripts
  • Eligible for Colorado Intern licensure

All application information must be received prior to 10pm MST on January 2nd. All complete applications will be reviewed by the residency program director and the residency advisory team. Candidates that are selected will be called with interview date and time options

Residency Information

  • Duration/Type: 12-month residency
  • Number of Positions: 2
  • Starting Date: June 24, 2024
  • Interview Required: Yes
  • Training Site Type: Hospital
  • Total Beds: 400
  • Average Daily Census: 225

Staffing Requirements

Residents must staff every other weekend 

Residency Benefits

  • $61,214 Stipend
  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Up to 23 days Paid Time Off for Vacation/Sick Leave and Holidays
  • Travel Allowances for Conferences
pharmacy residency teaching


Our residency program at Lutheran Medical Center is designed to equip residents with the skills and knowledge necessary to confidently perform in a wide variety of clinical pharmacy positions



Meet the PGY1 pharmacy residents at Lutheran Medical Center and learn about their professional pursuits, education, and personal interests.



Program preceptors at Lutheran Medical Center are highly skilled and well regarded, bringing a broad scope of experience to our pharmacy residency program.