Job Opportunities

Internship - Graduate - Primary Care

Office: Kaiser Permanente Bldg

Overview:

Northwest Permanente, P.C. (NWP) is a self-governed, physician led, multi-specialty group of over 1,500 physicians, surgeons, and clinicians, caring for over 600,000 members in Oregon and Southwest Washington. We invite you to apply for our 2019 summer internship program. We have 2 full-time internships available beginning June 17, 2019 in our Primary Care Administration Department. This temporary internship position is scheduled for 10 weeks and is not to exceed 6 months. Graduate level internship work may include in-depth research projects and documentation; complex data analysis and graphs; writing and designing new collateral marketing materials; assisting with audits; developing and executing surveys for internal or external stakeholders; completing process improvement audits. 

 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES  & PROJECTS:

  • Identify operational variation (both warranted and potentially unwarranted) that exists in primary care across the 4 service areas
  • Provide recommendations for streamlining operational processes across the region.
  • Perform an ROI of Ghost and a recommendation for further improving Inbasket management work
  • Assist with team paneling work as necessary

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree 
  • A graduate student of any age or background who has been accepted into or is currently enrolled in a Master’s degree program (e.g., MBA, MHA, MPH, MSW, etc.)

PAY RATE:  $24.47/hr

 

All external hires are required to pass a pre-employment background screen.

 

At Northwest Permanente, P.C., we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Northwest Permanente, P.C. believes that diversity, inclusion, and equity among our employees is critical to our success and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.