Minnesota Visiting Nurse Agency Pharmacist Intern in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Current vacancy is casual, no benefits. We're looking for 2nd year Pharmacy students that will likely need to train over winter break.

SUMMARY Responsible for acting as an information resource to patients, physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals regarding medication therapy and drug-related information and literature. Maintains standards set by the department and translates policies and procedures into the daily operation of the pharmacy.

_RESPONSIBILITIES _ * Supports the values of the organization by demonstrating personal responsibility, respect for self and others, innovation through teamwork, dedication to caring, and excellence in customer service * Participates in active learning through assigned preceptors and apply this learning to real time patient care * Supports and assists the pharmacists, pharmacy supervisors, managers, and directors to integrate departmental and organizational goals into department’s activities * Maintains the pharmacy in a clean and organized fashion * Participates in special projects * Responds to telephone calls from the public regarding nontoxic or minor poison exposures: Determines the type and severity of each exposure; and recommends initial first aid and treatment advice per poison center guidelines * Responds to telephone calls requesting tablet identification, basic poison information and poison prevention questions * Responds to drug information questions as well as questions regarding therapeutic errors of over the counter or prescription medications under the supervision of a pharmacist * Performs follow-up calls * Accurately records medical case information utilizing computerized data collection software * Participates in case review and quality assurance activities * Provides public poison prevention education * Participates in training of new poison information providers


Minimum Qualifications: * High school diploma required. Must be actively enrolled in an accredited college of pharmacy -OR- * An approved equivalent combination of education and experience -AND- * Active Pharmacy Intern License from the Minnesota Board of Pharmacy

Preferred Qualifications: * Six to twelve months pharmacy experience

Title: Pharmacist Intern

Location: MN-Minneapolis-Downtown Campus

Requisition ID: 172368