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IHI Co-Op Positions (6 Months)

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Institute For Healthcare Improvement Boston , MA 02109

Posted 3 months ago

Co-op Positions

Spring 2019

IHI offers 6-month, full-time cooperative (co-op) education positions to students currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program with a college or university that offers these opportunities as a requirement within their curriculum. IHI currently works with Northeastern University to recruit for these positions, but students enrolled in other schools/programs that meet this co-op criteria are welcome and encouraged to apply. If you are a student interested in any of our co-op positions, please apply here on our website, and also with your school directly.

We have a variety of positions available, working on content related projects that support improvement for patients and the public health of communities, or business-related positions in finance, marketing, event planning, and business development. In any of our positions, you will leave IHI with a better understanding of health care, patient safety, and process improvement.

We are currently recruiting for the following 11 Co-op Positions:

  • IHI Open School Project Assistant

  • Public Health and Research Assistant

  • Business Analyst Project Assistant

  • Content Marketing Project Assistant

  • Program and Project Assistant (7 roles)

Organization Description:

IHI is a leading innovator in health and health care improvement worldwide. For more than 25 years, we have partnered with an ever-growing community of visionaries, leaders, and front-line practitioners around the globe to spark bold, inventive ways to improve the health of individuals and populations. Together, we build the will for change, seek out innovative models of care, and spread proven best practices. IHI is dedicated to advancing four critical areas of focus: optimize health care delivery systems, drive the Triple Aim for populations, realize person- and family-centered care, and build improvement capability.

When it comes to raising the quality of health for all, IHI sees boundless possibilities, and while we see the walls in front of us, we will not rest until we reach the other side. Learn more at

IHI is a medium-sized company with about 180 employees. In 2009, 2010, and 2012 IHI was recognized as one of the Boston Globe's Top 100 Places to Work in Boston, Massachusetts. We offer a convenient commute on the red line "T" as well as discounts for Charlie Card monthly passes. IHI's hours of operation are Monday Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. The pay rate for these roles is $15 - $17, depending on professional experience. We offer an enriching program with planned training and development opportunities designed for co-ops.

General Responsibilities/Tasks:

  • Please note, these are not the same for each position but will give you a high level overview of the kind of work co-ops are involved in.

  • Communicating both internally and externally for program work, including helping to run webinars with external clients

  • Managing externally facing email inboxes and assisting customers with program enrollments

  • Designing, editing, and disseminating weekly newsletters and content on IHI's website and intranet

  • Short term research projects (on customers, trends in region, funders, etc.)

  • Drafting regular updates, scheduling meetings, connecting international calls, and meeting notes

  • Building and facilitating relationships with key external contacts, faculty, and participating in team meetings

  • Assisting with operational activities including reimbursements and travel arrangements


  • Basic computer skills and proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite

  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills

  • Desire to take initiative

  • Customer focused and positive attitude

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously

  • Previous co-op or office experience preferred

  • International experience preferred for positions supporting international teams

What you can expect to learn:

  • Process improvement

  • Customer service skills

  • Professional relationship management

  • Teamwork and collaboration

  • Time management

  • Relationship and project management

  • Organization and attention to detail

  • Public health and healthcare industry knowledge

IHI is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, political beliefs, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation to complete our application, please let us know.

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IHI Co-Op Positions (6 Months)

Expired Job

Institute For Healthcare Improvement