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Interns Talk: 2018 Retail Spanish Immersion Internship

CVS Health Sponsors Part 2 of the 3 part series on 2018 Retail Spanish Immersion Internship. Here’s Part One: http://pharmacypodcast.com/podcast/2018-retail-spanish-immersion-internship-cvs-health/ We […]

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March 08, 2018 Community Pharmacy

CVS Health Sponsors Part 2 of the 3 part series on 2018 Retail Spanish Immersion Internship.

Here’s Part One:

http://pharmacypodcast.com/podcast/2018-retail-spanish-immersion-internship-cvs-health/

We welcome our guests and last year’s interns:

CLICK HEREhttp://cvs.co/spanishimmersion 

Highlights of the 2018 Retail Spanish Immersion Internship:

  • 10 week paid internship within a CVS Health Retail location.
  • Participate in the care of patients with a variety of acute and chronic conditions, focusing on the Hispanic community and utilizing the Spanish language
  • Application of therapeutic principles, communication skills (including Spanish), and drug information skills are emphasized on a daily basis through interaction with patients and other health care professionals
  • Immersion with the Hispanic community and related disease states associated with those patients
  • Complete appropriate Phase training of the CVS intern program, ExperienceRx, to fulfill the Interns’ training, in addition to the Spanish/Hispanic experience
  • Fluency in Spanish is not mandatory to apply. Spanish courses previously taken in high school and/or college, or prior participation in mission trips to Spanish speaking countries may provide a baseline knowledge for program participation
  • Medical Spanish Course offered to assist in the intern’s development of counseling Spanish speaking patients.
  • Internship held from June 4th- through August 10th, 2018- these dates are firm