BROOKSVILLE, FL (July 11, 2022) – As the role of pharmacists continues to expand and evolve, HCA Florida Oak Hill Hospital is pleased to announce its latest pharmacy residency graduates, Pooja Shah, Pharm.D and Ashley Simpson, Pharm.D.!
The hospital began its pharmacy residency program in 2020 in response to the growing need for pharmacists. The one-year residency program focuses on research and supporting the growth and development of clinical pharmacists to work collaboratively with healthcare teams and to provide exceptional care to medical/surgical and critical care patients. The program is led by Residency Program Director Gabby Sarver, Pharm.D., BCCCP; Residency Program Coordinator Jen Hans, Pharm.D., BCPS; and Pharmacy Director Lori Brown, Pharm.D., BCPS. HCA Florida Oak Hill Hospital’s pharmacy residency program is accredited by the American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists (ASHP).
PHOTO: Left to right: Ashley Simpson, Pharm.D. and Pooja Shah, Pharm.D receive their certificates and caps during a graduation celebration with HCA Florida Oak Hill Hospital’s pharmacy team.
About HCA Florida Oak Hill Hospital
HCA Florida Oak Hill Hospital has been serving the Nature Coast since 1984 and is the largest private employer and largest hospital in Hernando and Citrus Counties with 350 beds. The facility offers Hernando County’s only dedicated pediatric emergency room and pediatric inpatient unit. HCA Florida Oak Hill Hospital’s healthcare delivery team is comprised of more than 600 physicians, 1,800 associates, and over 100 volunteers. For more information, visit HCAFloridaHealthcare.com