Performance Improvement Intern | Hospital Corporation of America (INT:UNR)

PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT INTERN | HOSPITAL CORPORATION OF AMERICA

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) is offering an excellent opportunity for those who have an interest in using problem-solving abilities to improve hospital operations. This internship provides support to HCA’s Performance Improvement group with a focus on defining problems, collecting and measuring data, conduct analysis, recommending improvement items, and developing control plans. This 2018 full-time summer internship is paid on an hourly basis with no relocation or housing provided. The program lasts for ten weeks starting on June 4 and ending on August 10. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Researching and observing practices
  • Reviewing, analyzing, and presenting reports
  • Supplying and inventory transition analysis
  • Processing improvement of various functions
  • Analyzing arrival patterns for the Emergency Department
  • Comparing Employee Engagement survey data with turnover data in each department
  • Planning a new layout and executing a supply/inventory transition in an OR Serile Core
  • Shadowing and reporting on findings of process improvements within departments

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current juniors enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program focused on Industrial Engineering or Biomedical Engineering
  • Current seniors graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering or Biomedical Engineering with the plans to attend graduate school in the fall
  • Current first-year graduate students pursuing an MBA, MHA, or MEM degree who have completed a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills
  • Good “systems” thinker and organizational skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills (experience with Excel is a plus)

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Performance Improvement Intern – Hospital Corporation of America (INT)

HOW TO APPLY:
Interested applicants should apply online.