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Operational Excellence - GRADUATE INTERN

Location: Portland, OR Additional Locations:
Job Number: 770414 Date posted: 02/11/2019
Description:

This is a temporary internship position not to exceed 6 months. Graduate level internship work may include in-depth research projects and documentation; complex data analysis and graphs; writing and designing new collateral marketing materials; assisting with audits; developing and executing surveys for internal or external stakeholders; completing process improvement audits.



Essential Functions:


This intern would partner closely with Service Area and Medical Office/Service Line leadership to implement, refine, and monitor performance around the national Operational Excellence strategy.  This strategy includes a focus on implementing standardized visual boards, unit level huddles (incorporated with the use of visual boards), and rounding (staff, patient, etc).   



This will help us ensure alignment, focus, and momentum toward our desired outcomes of service and quality, engagement, and affordability.  There will be a focus on building change management plans, communication plans, ensuring materials and playbooks are completed and followed.



Basic Qualifications:
Experience
- N/A
Education
- Bachelor's degree.
- A graduate student of any age or background in the process of pursing additional education such as master's degree or PhD. in a specific field.

License, Certification, Registration
- N/A
 
Additional Requirements:
- Must be willing to relocate to site of internship.
 

Preferred Qualifications:
- N/A
Primary Location: Oregon,Portland,East Interstate Medical Offices 3550 N. Interstate Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon-Fri Working Hours Start: 8AM Working Hours End: 5PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Internship Employee Status: Temporary Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Non-Union, Non-Exempt Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Administration, Clerical and Support Services Department: Amb Care Travel: No Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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