As a patient-focused organization, University of Utah Health exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA
The internship is designed to give a master's level student exposure to the inner workings of our healthcare organization. This learning opportunity is intended to refine the individual's analytical, technical, decision-making, interpersonal and managerial skills through project work while providing broad exposure to healthcare issues within the hospital and medical foundation. This is a 3 month (450 hour) internship experience.
This position is not responsible for providing care to patients.
Participates and leads ongoing planning and execution of internship projects as assigned by the Preceptor and members of Senior Management.
Obtains, analyzes, synthesizes, and interprets industry and institutional data, as well as market utilization and financial data. Assists in obtaining and evaluating benchmark data.
Performs independent analysis of operational, financial and statistical information using spreadsheets, financial modeling software and computer aided design software as assigned.
Prepares presentations and quality reports.
Presents, communicates and disseminates findings.
Maintains a current knowledge of emerging healthcare challenges facing hospitals and healthcare systems nationally.
Performs other duties as assigned by the members of the Senior Management Team.
Demonstrated potential ability to perform the essential functions as outlined above.
Demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills.
Demonstrated superior communication, presentation and facilitation skills.
Ability to be highly innovative and independent in daily decision making.
Qualifications (Preferred)Additional Notes
Working Conditions and Physical Demands
Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.
Physical RequirementsListening, Sitting, Speaking, Standing
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