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 knowledgeand understanding of pharmacy operations
Interns will be given the opportunity to staff in the University Clinic Pharmacy at the Clinics 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 MonitoringClinic, the DelawareStreet HIV Pharmacy, SpecialityTransplant Pharmacy and more.
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 healthcareteam. 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 opportunityto both attend and lead.
Interns will be expected to work 32-40 hours per week during the summer/winter break (exceptfor IPPEs) and at least 3 shifts per pay period during the academic calender year. Shifts during the school year will typically include one or two 8 hour weekend shifts and one or two 3-4 hour weekday shifts, per a 2 week pay period. Additional hours may be availabledepending on the intern's availability.
Enrollment in the 2nd year of an accredited Doctor of Pharmacy program and satisfactorily progressingtoward completion of the academic requirement for the PharmD degree.
Precious pharmacy experience is not required, but preferred.
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) 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 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 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.