Job Description

Job Title: Administrative Summer Residency – Insurance Services Division
Job ID: 1700016V
Status: Student
Regular/Temporary: Temporary
Shift: Day Job
Location: , Pittsburgh PA


The UPMC Insurance Services Division (ISD) Summer Residency is a 500 hour, paid internship starting in mid-May 2018. Working 40-hours a week, Summer Residents will have a unique opportunity to learn and contribute to the Insurance Services Division, while pursuing their health care career interests. Summer Residents receive mentorship from executives and fellows in the Administrative Fellowship Program. The summer residency program will offer opportunities to:
• Gain broad exposure to various aspects of the Insurance Services Division.
• Better understand the role of ISD as it relates to UPMC and its function as part of a fully integrated academic medical center.
• Strengthen health care experience through work on various projects.
• Observe executive-level meetings.
• Improve management, leadership, communication, networking, and analytical skills.
Each resident will be assigned to a preceptor at the executive administrative level or above and be exposed to different areas within ISD that lie outside their immediate department assignment. Upon successful completion of the summer residency, participants will be invited to apply to the post-graduate Insurance Services Administrative Fellowship.
Recruitment Timeline Expectations*:
The Administrative Summer Residency position will be posted through January 19, 2018 for summer 2018 residents.  We will be reviewing applications through late January and conducting interviews in subsequent weeks. Verbal offers to be extended by early March 2018.
*Subject to change

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.


Applicants must attach the following in a single PDF: resume, undergraduate transcript, graduate transcript, and personal statement (2 page limit). The personal statement must include the following:
  • Describe how the UPMC residency program aligns with your professional career goals
  • Discuss your first work experience (college or earlier) and describe the valuable skills it gave you
  • Provide a brief summary of hobbies and personal interests


- Apply by January 19, 2018.

- Students must be pursuing an MBA, MHA, MPH, or equivalent master-level degree from an accredited program.

- Preference will be given to students that are between their first and second years of graduate school.

- Candidates are required to be proficient in Microsoft Office software, hardworking, conscientious, and self-motivated, and exemplify excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

- Preference will be given to candidates that have demonstrated leadership ability through their studies, employment, or extracurricular activities.

Salary Range: $ to $

Union Position: No

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