Pharmacy Residency Mission Statement


  • To build on a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) education and outcomes to contribute to the development of clinical pharmacists responsible for medication-related care of patients with a wide range of conditions, eligible for board certification, and eligible for postgraduate year two (PGY2) pharmacy residency training
  • To provide a safe, efficient and economical healthcare system and medication distribution system in the outpatient and inpatient settings.
  • To provide pharmaceutical services that meet the needs of the patients, in conjunction with the medical staff.
  • To develop pharmacists’ clinical practice as an integral part of patient care.
  • To serve as drug information leaders to physicians, nurses, and patients.
  • To develop standards and systems for the delivery of pharmaceutical services that will become an integral part of the healthcare system’s quality management and cost containment programs.
  • To provide in-service and other educational programs consistent with the needs of the healthcare system.
  • To serve as an educational site for pharmacy residents and add to the advancement of pharmacy practice.

Contact Our Program

Direct requests for more information should be addressed to:

Pam Cruzan RPh
Residency Program Director
Mercy Medical Center Redding
2175 Rosaline Ave
P.O. Box 496009
Redding, CA 96049-6009

Phone: 530-225-7045

Email: [email protected]