A meaningful educational experience for a college student to gain valuable experience in their field of study; while accomplishing tasks and completing projects in an enriching environment. The intern will gain networking opportunities that include interactions with CHRISTUS leaders and Associates. The Intern will be provided with a variety of projects to support learning objectives specifically in the area of healthcare clinical and quality analytics within the Clinical Excellence and Health Outcomes. The intern will support the Health Outcomes Team with healthcare clinical and quality business analytics projects. The intern will research healthcare clinical and quality indicators, learn about various clinical and quality systems and assist in report development and statistical analysis of key quality indicators. To conclude the internship, the intern will compile a presentation summary, including statistical analysis of chosen key quality indicators and discuss their findings.
Build a strong understanding of data operations within a healthcare organization through interviews, training, and webinars
Develop an understanding of Clinical and Quality Systems and key quality indicators used in healthcare organizations.
Compile clinical and quality reports and apply statistical analysis to quality indicators.
Currently enrolled in a master's degree program in one of the following: Health Systems Management, Health Management, Data Analytics, Data Science, Management Information Systems (MIS), Computer Science, Business or healthcare analytics, or any related fields.
Knowledge of databases and programming languages
Experience working knowledge on SAS, preferred
SQL programing experience preferred
Knowledge of relational database, data analysis and data quality assurance
Knowledge of Microstrategy's Visual Insight Analytics Tool, preferred
Advanced Microsoft Office skills
Excellent communication skills and ability to effectively work with others
Quick learner with attention to detail, high degree of confidentiality and solid organizational skills
Needs to be resourceful, innovative and persuasive with ability to problem solve and troubleshoot
SQL programming experience in an academic or professional setting
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.