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Pharmacy Intern - New Orleans

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CVS Health

28d ago

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  • Internship
    Full-time
    Off-cycle Internship
  • Healthcare
  • New Orleans
    Remote

Requirements

  • Accepted into or actively enrolled in an ACPE accredited college or school of pharmacy
  • Required Qualifications:
  • Accepted into or actively enrolled in an ACPE accredited college or school of pharmacy
  • 0-3 years relevant work experience
  • Must possess or be in process of obtaining valid intern and/or technician licensure as required
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Complete all required training within state guidelines and required timeframe
  • Ability to:
  • Have regular and predictable attendance, including nights and weekends
  • Be mobile and remain upright for extended periods of time
  • Lift, scan, and bag items
  • Finger Dexterity: Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working primarily with fingers rather than whole hand or arm
  • Reach overhead; able to stretch or reach out with the body, arms, and/or legs to grasp items
  • Extend hand(s) and arm(s) multiple directions to place, move, or lift items
  • Precision control: able to adjust machines to exact positions
  • Stoop to a considerable degree and requiring full use of the lower extremities and back muscles to move items between low and high positions, including bending spine at the waist
  • Visual Acuity: Close visual acuity to perform activities such as: transcribing, viewing a computer terminal, reading, visual inspection involving small parts
  • Able to orally communicate information and instructions to colleagues and customers
  • Occasional lifting of up to 20 lbs; exerting up to 20 lbs. of force occasionally and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects
  • Ability To:
  • Have regular and predictable attendance, including nights and weekends
  • Complete any additional tasks as directed by supervisor or manager
  • Complete all required training and obtain required licensure (if applicable) within state guidelines
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Immunization eligibility
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Once state regulations are met, pharmacy interns should be striving to provide patient immunizations as this is an essential pharmacist function

Responsibilities

  • A key component of the pharmacy intern role is keeping your customers and patients healthy through adoption and management of patient care programs. Additionally, you will:
  • Lead with Heart – display empathy and compassion for your patients, customers, caregivers, and colleagues on your team
  • Seek new ways to grow, collaborate with others, and deliver better outcomes
  • Align others around our purpose to bring your heart to every moment of your health and gain support and commitment
  • Facilitate a team culture that promotes caring, energy, enthusiasm, and pride

FAQs

What are the main responsibilities of a 3rd year pharmacy intern at CVS Health in New Orleans?

A 3rd year pharmacy intern at CVS Health in New Orleans is responsible for ensuring patient safety, pharmacy professional practice, regulatory requirements, quality assurance, customer service, inventory management, and workflow management (excluding final prescription verification) under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist.

What role does a 3rd year pharmacy intern play in delivering exceptional care to patients at CVS Health in New Orleans?

A 3rd year pharmacy intern plays a critical role in ensuring a safe and effective Retail Pharmacy work environment that delivers exceptional care to each patient. They work as part of the pharmacy team to help advise on prescriptions, manage chronic and specialty conditions, and demonstrate genuine, authentic care for patients.

How does a 3rd year pharmacy intern contribute to the overall goal of increasing access, lowering costs, and improving quality of care at CVS Health in New Orleans?

A 3rd year pharmacy intern contributes to the overall goal of increasing access, lowering costs, and improving quality of care by working diligently to ensure patient safety, pharmacy professional practice, regulatory compliance, quality assurance, customer service, inventory management, and efficient workflow management. Their dedication to these responsibilities helps to support the company's mission of helping people on their path to better health.

Bringing our heart to every moment of your health.

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Employees
1963
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Mission & Purpose

CVS Health is a healthcare innovation company that operates retail pharmacies, manages pharmacy benefits, and provides health services through its MinuteClinic and HealthHUB locations. Their ultimate aim is to improve the quality of life for communities by making healthcare more accessible and affordable. CVS Health focuses on driving healthier outcomes and reducing healthcare costs, using its comprehensive range of services and products to support individuals on their health journey.