University of Utah Health Business Services Intern in Murray, Utah

Overview:

As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care 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 Care 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

This position is a 8 week internship. Applicants should expect to work a regular schedule Monday through Friday for the 3 month internship.

The internship is designed to give a student exposure to essential business operations functions within a healthcare organization. This learning opportunity is intended to refine the individual’s analytical, consultative, decision-making, interpersonal and managerial skills through project work while providing broad exposure to organizational initiatives within the hospital. This is a 3 month paid internship experience. This position is not responsible for providing care to patients.

Responsibilities:

  • Participates and leads ongoing planning and execution of internship projects.

  • Obtains, analyzes, synthesizes and interprets industry and institutional data.

  • Performs independent analysis of industry models to synthesize and recommend best practice.

  • May prepare and deliver presentations.

  • Presents, communicates and disseminates findings.

  • Maintains a current knowledge of emerging healthcare challenges facing hospitals and healthcare systems nationally.

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Demonstrated potential ability to perform the essential functions as outlined above

  • Demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills

  • Demonstrated superior interpersonal, presentation and facilitation skills

  • Ability to be highly innovative and independent in daily decision making

Qualifications:

Qualifications

Required

  • Current enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree in business, leadership, or a related field, or equivalency.

Qualifications (Preferred):

Working Conditions and Physical Demands

Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.

  • This is a sedentary position in an office setting that may exert up to 10 pounds and may lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. This position involves sitting most of the time and is not exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

Physical Requirements:

Listening, Sitting, Speaking, Standing, Walking

Requisition Number 25712

Reg/Temp Temporary

Employment Type Intern (Part Time)

Shift Day

Work Schedule Mon, Wed, Fri: 9am - 5pm

Location Name University of Utah Health Plans

Patient Care? No

City Murray

State UT

Department UIP CST 01H UUHP PROGRAM SRVCS

Category Business / Administration

The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.