Banner Estrella Pharmacy Residency
Banner Estrella Medical Center (BEMC) is a 214-bed, community hospital with a full array of services. The hospital opened in 2005 and currently has one of the busiest emergency departments in the state of Arizona serving an ever growing population in the southwest Phoenix region.
The innovative culture and the success of Banner Estrella have led to the high distinction of being recognized as a leader within Banner Health. This PGY-1 residency program provides comprehensive training and exposure to broad clinical practices while servicing the medical needs of a non-profit community hospital.
A variety of services are provided at our medical center including:
- Bariatric Services
- Cancer Care
- Emergency Services
- Heart Care Services
- Maternity Services
- Medical Imaging
- Women and Infant Services
The Department of Pharmacy provides 24-hour services throughout the hospital, supported by a staff of 38 pharmacy personnel. Clinical pharmacists provide coverage regularly in the Emergency Department, Critical Care Unit, Infectious Disease service, and Oncology service in addition to providing expertise in internal medicine areas including pain control. Furthermore, decentralized pharmacists are located on three Medical/Surgical floors.
For more information, please contact us:
Bao Nguyen, Pharm.D., BCPS
BEMC – Department of Pharmacy Services
PGY-1 Residency Program Director
9201 W. Thomas Road
Phoenix, AZ 85037
Office: (623) 327-5046