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Fairview Health Services 1 Yr Student Pharmacist-Retail in Minneapolis, Minnesota


A pharmacy intern provides services related to the field of pharmacy under the supervision of a pharmacist.

Responsibilities/Job Description

  • Vaccination administration

  • Counsel/educate patients

  • Leadership/management roles

  • Personal/Professional development

  • Entering prescriptions into computer database

  • Dispensing medications

  • Assisting clients at the cash register

  • Working with insurance companies

  • Contacting referring physicians’ offices with questions over prescription

  • Supports pharmacological services by stocking, assembling, and distributing medications.

  • Helps health care providers and patients by greeting them in person and by phone, answering questions and requests, and referring inquiries to the pharmacist.

  • Maintains pharmacy inventory by checking pharmaceutical stock to determine inventory level, anticipating needed medications and supplies, placing and expediting orders, verifying receipt, and removing outdated drugs.

  • Maintains a safe and clean pharmacy by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.

  • Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.

  • Organizes medications for pharmacist to dispense by reading medication orders and prescriptions, preparing labels, calculating quantities, and compounding.

  • Maintains records by recording and filing physicians’ orders and prescriptions.

  • Generates revenues by calculating, recording, and issuing charges.

  • Ensures medication availability by delivering medications to patients and departments.


  • Completion of a 1st year Pharm.d program (intern status in MN)

  • Current enrollment in a Pharm.d program

  • Previous experience in a pharmacy

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Fairview Health Services ( is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Job Locations US-MN-Minneapolis

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago (6/3/2021 3:46 PM)

Requisition ID 2021-70518

Profession Clinical/Direct Patient Care (non-nursing/allied Health)

Speciality Pharmacy

Location Riverside Professional Building

Shift day

Hours per 2 weeks casual

Department Pharmacy - Riverside