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Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Pharmacy Intern in Poteau, Oklahoma

Pharmacy Intern


  • This position is full-time, Mon-Fri from 8am-4:30pm for 8 weeks at our Poteau Pharmacy (beginning June 5) with an hourly pay of $13

  • Job Purpose: Under direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist: fills and dispenses prescriptions and/or medication orders from physicians or mid-levels, operates Pharmacy department equipment, acts as a drug information resource to patients, medical staff, nursing staff and ancillary department personnel; Performs Pharmacy Intern duties as outlined by Oklahoma State Pharmacy laws.

Primary Tasks:

  1. You will assist licensed pharmacists in reviewing prescriptions issued by physicians or other authorized prescribers to assure accuracy and determine formulas and ingredients needed. As designated by licensed pharmacist and within scope of practice: review and monitor drug therapy. Assist the Pharmacists with responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s mission, policy and any applicable laws.

  2. You will compound medications using standard formulas and processes such as weighing, measuring, and mixing ingredients.

  3. You will check patient medication cassettes prior to delivery to patient care areas to ascertain that the correct drug, dosage form, schedule and strength are being dispensed.

Minimum requirements:

  • Completed all coursework and eligible for graduation from accredited College of Pharmacy

  • Current Oklahoma Pharmacy Intern license.

  • Medium work involves lifting no more than 50 pounds at a time with frequent lifting or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 pounds.

About the Choctaw Nation

The Choctaw Nation is the third-largest Indian nation in the United States, with over 200,000 tribal members and more than 11,000 employees. The first tribe over the Trail of Tears, historic boundaries are in the southeast corner of Oklahoma. The Choctaw Nation's vision, "Living out the Chahta Spirit of faith, family and culture," is evident as it continues to focus on providing opportunities for growth and prosperity.


  • Free gym membership

  • Free access to employee health clinic

  • Free lunch for casino & resort associates

  • Earned wages access once per week for hourly associates

  • Pet insurance

  • Paid vacation / sick time

  • Medical / Dental / Vision

  • 401(K) with company match

  • College tuition reimbursement

  • Short-term disability, long-term disability, and family leave

  • Employee assistance program

  • Employee prescription program

  • CNO Paid Life Insurance

  • Teladoc

  • On Site Dental Clinics (Jet Dental)

  • On Site Mammogram Services

  • Free diabetes and hypertension monitoring benefit (Livongo)

  • Accolade- Concierge Benefits Program

  • Wellness Program that equals savings on health insurance cost (Virgin Pulse)

  • Maternity Care Program

  • Plus, many more!

  • (Benefits provided by the Choctaw Nation are based on employment classification)

CNO was selected as a winner in both HRDUS' and Forbes' 2022 "Employer of Choice" competitions:

  • Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma received recognition as one of six Best Places to Work in the United States as selected by HRDUS

  • Choctaw Casinos & Resorts received recognition from Forbes as a Best Employer for Diversity in the Travel & Leisure category.

  • Forbes also recognized the Choctaw Casino and Resorts as one of America's Best Employers for New Graduates .


Job Internship

Primary Location OK-Poteau

Work Locations Poteau Health Clinic 109 Kerr Ave Poteau 74953

Organization Health

Schedule Temporary


Day Job

Job Posting 01/24/2023, 1:46:42 PM

Req ID: 23001750