Job Opportunities

Internship - Undergraduate - Nursing, Quality & Service

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 a full-time internship available beginning June 17, 2019 in our Nursing, Quality & Service Department.  This temporary internship position is scheduled for 10 weeks and is not to exceed 6 months. Undergraduate level internship work may include less involved research projects and documentation; phone communication, meeting minute transcriptions; Power Point production; social media maintenance; document and template updates; marketing material production; website updates.

 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES / ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Assist with driving improvements in credentialing process including identifying and adopting national best practices, leaning process and removing duplicate work-flows, integrating quality & service components into initial and ongoing credentiatling, and improving time from application to approval.
    • Work will include review of national standards, lean process improvement, data tracking, and policy refinement and development.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school diploma/G.E.D.
  • A student currently enrolled in a collegiate academic program

PAY RATE:  $19.23/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.