Promoting medication use in the ED that is evidence based and aligned with national quality indicators and participating in and leading emergency-preparedness efforts and quality-improvement initiatives.

Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Residency

The emergency medicine PGY2 residency program offered at Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines (MMC - DSM) is a twelve-month program designed to develop clinical practitioners capable of providing advanced pharmaceutical care for patients within the emergency environment. Graduates of the program are prepared to become fully integrated members of the interdisciplinary emergency medicine team and are empowered to treat and appropriately triage the most complex chronic and acute illnesses presented by emergency department patients.