El Rio Community Health Center is the site of the first collaborative practice agreement for pharmacists in the state of Arizona. Since 2002, this diabetes management program has expanded to include nine other clinics within the El Rio system. This award-winning program has been recognized for improving patient outcomes and advancing the practice of pharmacy. In 2010, El Rio expanded its clinical pharmacy program to begin work on a patient-centered medical home initiative at our southeast clinic.
The following pharmacy residency programs are available at the El Rio Community Health Center: