Job Description

Job Title: Administrative Resident - Insurance Services Division
Job ID: 687818
Status: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Health Plan
Department: Clin Trng & Develop
Location: 600 Grant St, Pittsburgh PA 15219


The UPMC Insurance Services Division (ISD) Administrative Residency is a 500 hour, paid internship starting in mid-May 2018. Administrative Residents will have a unique opportunity to learn and contribute to the UPMC Insurance Services Division, while pursuing their health care career interests. Administrative Residents receive mentorship from executives and fellows in the Administrative Fellowship Program. The residency program will offer opportunities to: - Gain broad exposure to various aspects of the Insurance Services Division (ISD). - Better understand the role of the 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 the ISD that lie outside their immediate department assignment. Upon successful completion of the residency, participants will be invited to apply to the post-graduate Insurance Services Administrative Fellowship.

  • Complete function specific tasks and assignments
  • Participate in service and social activities
  • Present to senior leadership
  • Represent UPMC internally and externally


  • 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
  • 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.

    Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
    UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $0 to $0

Union Position: No

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