Allina Health Pharmacy Intern in Coon Rapids, Minnesota
Business Unit name
Mercy (including Unity) Hospital
Coon Rapids, Minnesota
Hours Per Week
Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.
Mercy Hospital is the premier hospital in the northern metropolitan communities of the Twin Cities. It is located on two campuses: one in Coon Rapids, and one in Fridley. Together, these facilities offer nationally recognized clinical excellence and compassionate health care services, including cancer care, heart and vascular services, emergency and trauma care, surgical services and da Vinci® System, The Mother Baby Center at Mercy with Children’s Minnesota, Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, the Joint Replacement Center and women’s and children’s services. In 2016, Mercy Hospital was named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals and 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in the U.S. by Truven Health Analytics. With 3,500+ employees, 830+ affiliated physicians and 420 staffed beds, Mercy Hospital provides inpatient and outpatient services to more than 270,000 patients each year.
Req ID: 34977
The intern's primary responsibilities are focused on completing medication histories in the Emergency Room, but we have recently been working to expand our intern program to include a variety of experiences: some central pharmacy training,completing quality improvement projects, as well as giving CE presentations to our pharmacy staff. There is also opportunity to complete optional shadowing in different areas of the hospital available for those who are interested.
Enrolled in an accredited School of Pharmacy working toward a Pharm.D. in Pharmacy degree
ExperiencePrevious pharmacy experience preferredSkillCognitive problem solvingCalculationsMedical terminologyGood communication skillsLicensure/CertificationsPharmacy Intern License in the State of Minnesota
Intern will work one shift per week (1700-2200), and every fourth weekend (1400-2230).
The city of Coon Rapids is a fast growing community on the Mississippi River just 20 minutes north of Minneapolis-St. Paul, and the metropolitan area gateway to the northern part of the state. Coon Rapids offers excellent access to highways, dynamic community shopping centers with major retail anchors, and a wide variety of recreational activities including neighborhood and regional parks, a municipal golf course, indoor ice arenas, hiking and biking trails and swimming pools.
Located 14 miles North of Minneapolis and 20 miles Northwest of St. Paul
Population = 63,000
Service area = 413,500
Community Resource Links:
Community Information School Digger
Explore MinnesotaMN Dept of Education
Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press
Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune
If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.
Mercy (including Unity) Hospital