Meritus Medical Center PGY-1 Pharmacy ResidencY

Meritus Medical Center is the largest health care provider in western Maryland, located at the crossroads of western Maryland, southern Pennsylvania and the eastern panhandle of West Virginia. Serving the region since 1904, the system is known for high quality of care, excellence in customer service and strong financial performance. The new state-of-the-art medical center opened in 2010. The hospital is a designated level III trauma center by the state of Maryland, has continually received accreditation by the Joint Commission and has been recognized as a Top 100 Hospital and a Most Wired Hospital several times. The hospital's clinical leaders—more than 350 physicians in 60 specialties—help guide medical services for the region.

Clinical pharmacy services at Meritus Medical Center have expanded in the past few years to include:

  • Decentralized pharmacists in all patient care areas
  • Strong involvement in medication safety
  • Full-time emergency room pharmacist
  • Full-time intensive care unit (ICU) coverage
  • Nutrition support pharmacist
  • Oncology specialized pharmacy services
  • Educational initiatives including cardiac rehabilitation education and medication rounds

pharmacy staff

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

We are interested in qualified candidates that can contribute to the excellence and diversity of our health system. Our efforts for diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) align with our mission, vision, and values and are constantly evolving along with our community's needs.

Our staff and residents have the ability to participate in a variety of DEI opportunities:


DEI Resources

Maryland Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities

Diversity and Inclusion Committee | Washington County (

National LGBT Health Education Center

The Support Network

LGBTQ Hagerstown Hopes