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Fairview Health Services Pharmacy Technician - Training Available in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Overview

Are you looking to enhance your skills in an exciting and innovative field and have a passion for helping others? We have a great career opportunity for you within Fairview Pharmacy Services’ Specialty/Mail Order department. Join the largest health system based specialty pharmacy in the nation as a Pharmacy Technician! In this role, you would work as part of a team to provide overall day-to-day support to our mail order patients in a call center environment.

Responsibilities/Job Description

Within the call center of the Mail Order department, our Pharmacy Technician Service Representatives (PTSR) assist patients across the nation daily, while assuring medication needs are met in every capacity. You will have the opportunity to advance your career through the four levels of the PTSR role and/or explore the various opportunities with the adjacent teams within the department.

Tour the department and meet the team by watching this virtual tour of the Fairview Specialty and Mail Order Pharmacy! https://youtu.be/ftNP315d2AA

With continued growth and career advancement, we continuously seek new members to join our team. By applying to this requisition and expressing interest in our PTSR positions, we will connect with you to determine if you are a good fit for any current or future openings.

Not a registered pharmacy technician but interested in joining us? We hire individuals without experience in the pharmacy field and train within our in-house pharmacy technician program! See below for more details:

Upon hire, you will complete our in-house Pharmacy Technician (Tech 240) training program. The six week paid on-the-job training course provides the skills, knowledge and requirements necessary to be successful in the role of a Fairview Pharmacy Technician. The first two weeks of Tech 240 are spent with the Fairview Pharmacy Services training team at our corporate office in a combination of classroom and hands-on training. The remaining weeks of your training program are completed on-site with your pharmacy team. During this time, learn medication basics, medication safety, basic calculations, collaborate with peers on various activities and complete a final project.

If this sounds like an opportunity for you and are interested in learning more please submit your application today!

“After working many years in various customer service settings, I made the leap into the pharmacy world. I completed Fairview’s employer based Tech 240 training program where I learned more about being a Pharmacy Technician and the impact the role has on patients. The course was the perfect mix of fun and learning. Since I began my journey with Fairview, I have continued to gain more knowledge and experience that has opened so many career opportunities! The Pharmacy Technician role is growing and I am so excited to be a part of it!”

Melissa Luck, Pharmacy Services Training Coordinator and Fairview Pharmacy Tech 240 Graduate

Qualifications

One year customer service experience.

Ability to become registered as a Technician with Minnesota Board of Pharmacy

Completion of an American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) accredited pharmacy technician training program within first year of employment. (Provided by Fairview)

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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. 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.

Vaccination Update

As part of our ongoing efforts to protect the wellbeing of our teams and to provide a safe and healthy environment for the patients and communities we serve, all Fairview employees will be required to receive both an annual flu vaccination and the COVID-19 vaccination series. Current employees must have completed both vaccination schedules on or before October 31, 2021.Beginning August 9, 2021, any new hires who are not fully vaccinated against COVID-19 are required to receive their first dose prior to their start date and their second dose (if receiving Moderna or Pfizer vaccines) within 4 weeks of their start date. Annual flu vaccinations are also required before the employment start date for employees who begin employment during the flu season.Accommodations requests will be reviewed on an individual basis.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Job Locations US-MN-Minneapolis

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 3 days ago (9/14/2021 6:49 PM)

Requisition ID 2021-80007

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

Speciality Pharmacy

Location Fairview offices at Kasota

Shift day

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Department Pharmacy - Spec Svcs Emp Mail

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