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June 28, 2017

 Pharmacy Interns - Northern Region (Grand Rapids, Grand Traverse, Kalamazoo & Lakeshore Markets)
Job Number: 1700001881
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Category: Pharmacy Technician
Company: Meijer
Location: Northern Region, MI
Date Posted: 06/19/2017
Travel: None
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Job Description
Currently, Meijer is looking for a Pharmacy Intern. This position will be responsible for basic pharmacy knowledge, customer service, processing and filling prescriptions, third party functions, inventory management and clinical services.    
Key responsibilities include:
  • Basic Pharmacy Knowledge
    • Responsibilities include: knowledge of brand/generic medication names; knowledge of applicable medical/pharmacy terminology; knowledge about various dosage forms; ability to perform pharmaceutical calculations
  • Customer Service
    • Responsibilities include: communicating with patients in person and via telephone; assisting patients with product selection; obtaining medication prices (internally and from competitors) pursuant to patient requests
  • Processing and Filling Prescriptions
    • Responsibilities include: complete knowledge of pharmacy computer system; prescription data entry & third party adjudication; pulling correct products from the shelf; counting and labeling prescriptions appropriately at Fill station; receiving new prescriptions from patients, selling prescriptions to patients at the Will Call station
  • Third Party Functions
    • Responsibilities include: knowledge of Third Party Help; prescription split billing
  • Inventory Management
    • Responsibilities include: knowledge of MP6; updating balance on hand (BOH); product ordering; looking up Meijer codes; checking-in and putting away orders; processing vendor charge backs (VCBs)/transfers/salvage
  • Clinical Services
    • Responsibilities include: knowledge of health screening tests available; knowledge of immunizations available; ability to perform health screening tests and immunizations after proper training and state-specific authorization; knowledge of MTM platforms and working under a pharmacist to perform these services when applicable & allowed
  • This job profile is not meant to be all inclusive of the responsibilities of this position; may perform other duties as assigned or required.  You must be fully aware of what legal functions a pharmacy intern may perform in your state of practice
  • Enrolled in an Accredited Pharmacy School
  • Pharmacy Intern License (state specific)
  • Positive attitude

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Neat and legible penmanship

  • Organizational skills

  • Prioritization skills

  • Team-oriented mindset

  • Timeliness & dependability

  • Basic math skills

  • Drive to stay current and competent in all pharmacy-related functions

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Empathy

  • Professional appearance

  • Understanding of the importance of patient confidentiality 

  • Understanding of all patient care services available at Meijer Pharmacy   

Contact Info/How to Apply
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Contact Name: Tom Campbell
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