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Meijer | Lexington, KY
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Job Description

Today, we have more than 65,000 employees with the strength to help you grow in any career direction you want, whether in our stores, distribution centers, manufacturing facilities or our Midwest corporate offices. It's your future, maybe it starts with Meijer.

Please review the job profile below and apply today!

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


* 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

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.



About Meijer

Founded in 1934, Meijer is a family owned and operated grocery and general merchandise retailer with 156 locations throughout Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan and Ohio. Meijer's corporate philosophy is to offer its customers the best possible value on the products and services they desire, and to do so more effectively than anyone else.