Sanford Health Fall Intern - Client Services Health Plan in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Fall Intern | Client Services Health Plan | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Department : HR Intern Program

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Contribute to Sanford operations and processes while obtaining first hand experience that align with the mission, vision, and values of the organization. Must have good human relations and communications skills; must be able to follow procedures and instructions given by the leadership staff. Must have strong problem solving, leadership, and analytical skills. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Products.

The fall internship session is intended to provide juniors and seniors in college an opportunity to gain valuable on-the-job experience while attending to their coursework. Individuals applying for a fall internship must be from within a 100-mile radius of the internship location. Individuals accepted into a fall internship must commit to working 20-32 hours per week on-site until the maximum of 384 hours is met or another end date is agreed upon. Fall internship session start date is September 5, 2017.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Sanford Health Internship Program aims to provide our interns with challenging, real-world projects specific to their career path. A Health Plan Project Management Intern will contribute to Sanford operations and processes while obtaining first-hand experience that align with the mission, vision, and values of the organization. Intern will develop and manage projects using project management principles to achieve specific outcomes. Intern will also distribute and monitor daily, weekly, monthly support and workload to project team(s). Intern will also communicate with all relevant departments to ensure follow-up and completion of assigned projects. Must have critical thinking and problem solving skills; understanding a systems approach to problem solving. Must have the ability to manage a project across departments and to meet project goals required. Must also have good customer service skills are needed.

Intern Qualifications:

• Critical thinking and problem solving skills a must. Understanding a systems approach to problem solving.

• Must be a Junior or Senior pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in any Business related or an immediate graduate having received one of the previously listed majors.

• Must be able to commit to the hours Scheduled during the 12 week internship.

• Strong communication skills.

• Strong presentation techniques and skills.

• Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

• Willing to travel to off-site facilities as needed

• Effective meeting management

• Ability to manage a project across departments and to meet project goals required

• Good customer service skills are needed.

QUALIFICATIONS

Varying levels of education based on Internship.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-243-1372 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

In compliance with federal law requiring employers to verify new employees' U.S. employment eligibility, Sanford participates in E-Verify. To learn more click here for English Version at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf or here for Spanish Version at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterSpanish.pdf .

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Students & Interns

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Days

Req Number: req9836