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


The UMMC Clinic and Discharge Pharmacy Internship Program offers unique experiences to expose students to a variety of areas within pharmacy, while developing a strong skill-set of clinical knowledge and understanding of pharmacy operations.

Interns will be given the opportunity to staff in the University Clinic Pharmacy at the Clinic and Surgery Center, and the Discharge Pharmacy at the University East Bank Hospital. During summer hours, interns will be given the opportunity to rotate through additional unique areas including our Medication Monitoring Clinic, the Delaware Street HIV Pharmacy, Specialty

Transplant Pharmacy and more.

Responsibilities/Job Description

This position is based in a retail setting with a strong clinical ethic, helping interns to develop effective communication skills as they coordinate patient care with residents, physicians and other members of the University healthcare team. Primary intern responsibilities include order entry, dispensing, and patient counseling. Interns will become familiar with a wide array of

medications that University patients use to treat complex disease states through patient counseling and presentations, of which interns will have the opportunity to both attend and lead.

Interns will be expected to work 32-40 hours per week during the summer/winter break (except for IPPEs) and at least 3 shifts per pay period during the academic calendar year. Shifts during the

school year will typically include one or two 8 hour weekend shifts and one or two 4-6 hour weekday shifts per a 2 week pay period. Additional hours may be available depending on the intern’s availability.



  • Enrollment in the first year of an accredited Doctor of Pharmacy program and satisfactorily progressing toward completion of the academic requirement for the Pharm D degree.

  • Previous pharmacy experience is not required, but preferred.


  • Registered Technician with Minnesota Board of Pharmacy.

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Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, 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/DisabledAll qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Requisition ID 2018-27675

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

Speciality Pharmacy

Location University of MN Health Clinics and Surgery Center

Shift day/evening

Hours per 2 weeks casual

Department Pharmacy - Univ Clinic-Disch