Ascension Health Administrative Intern in St Louis, Missouri
We Are Hiring
Who We Are
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
Ascension includes approximately 156,000 associates and 34,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 151 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 21 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including
physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical
engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management,
and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.
What You Will Do
Join Our Team (Paid Internship Summer 2021)
The Internship Program with Ascension is designed to provide an on-the-job learning opportunity aimed at gaining "real world" work experience in a large healthcare environment, supporting leadership with data driven insights that deliver value to those we serve. Ascension’s objective is to provide a working and learning environment where interns can develop the skills and competencies necessary to grow into successful professionals and potential Ascension associates. The intern will work in the Clinical Data Warehouse team, within the Ascension Data Delivery & Governance (ADDG) team.
What You Will Do
As a Data Intern you will have the opportunity to participate in the Clinical Data warehouse project management and sprint planning process.
Work on a large, complex project to include working with a remote team to increase visibility on issues or roadblocks to sprint deliverables.
Conduct end to end analysis, make recommendations, and present results.
Interact cross-functionally with a wide variety of people and teams.
Produce sprint metrics and run retrospectives.
Identifies trends and makes recommendations for improvement.
What You Will Need
- Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's degree in Business, Computer Science, Healthcare Informatics Linguistics, Operations Research, a related technical field or a related field preferred.
Effective analytical and project management skills.
Preferred JIRA experience
Deals well with ambiguity and “start-up” environments.
Excellent communication skills.
Ascension Will Provide
Paid intern position
Intern orientation and on-boarding
Job coaching/career counseling/mentoring
Opportunity for skill development
Opportunity for networking
Intern will be responsible for
Great work ethic
Outstanding attendance record
Participation in Training - Learning
Remote work location but need for regular set daytime hours
What You Will Need
High school diploma/GED required.
Enrolled in degreed program specific to discipline required.
Why Join Our Team
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care – including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 19 states and the District of Columbia.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
Ascension Technologies is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.