Job Description

Job Title: Administrative Fellowship
Job ID: 180001BV
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Shift: Day Job
Location: , Pittsburgh PA



The UPMC Administrative Fellowships are two-year programs intended for post-graduates who have a passion for healthcare management. UPMC, a world-renowned healthcare provider and insurer, is inventing new models of accountable, cost-effective, patient-centered care. Fellows will spend their first year rotating with executive-level leadership, participating in various projects, meetings, and initiatives through a variety of core functional rotations. The second year is flexible and allows the fellows to spend time working in an area of interest and/or organizational need.
  • Complete all tasks and projects as assigned by members of the executive team.
  • Build relationships throughout the organization and proactively seek projects and opportunities for the second year of the fellowship.
  • Attend all relevant management and administrative meetings; may be required to provide administrative support for some meetings.
  • Meet regularly with preceptors and mentors and provide all necessary information to ensure a mutually beneficial experience.
  • Provide a written summary of experiences and key issues learned at the conclusion of each rotation, and provide feedback on how the rotation could be improved.
  • Assist in the recruitment of new administrative fellows and serve as mentor for junior colleagues.
Applicants for this posting should have submitting supporting documents through the NAFCAS portal.


The UPMC Administrative Fellowship is intended for immediate post-graduate training. Interested applicants, prior to starting the fellowship program, must have a master's degree* from an accredited university** in:
  • Business Administration (MBA)
  • Health Administration (MHA)
  • Public Health (MPH)
  • Or other related master’s degree program
Candidates must also possess excellent analytic and communication skills, and should be motivated and self-starting. UPMC is unable to offer employer sponsorship for employment authorization for the Administrative Fellowship position.
*Candidates finishing master's degree programs requiring an administrative residency after completing classroom curriculum are eligible to apply. Accepted candidates are required to complete both years of the administrative fellowship program. Applicants who have completed their graduate studies within the last 18 months, prior to the time of application, will receive top consideration.
**The following are the accepted accrediting bodies for the UPMC fellowship:

Salary Range: $0 to $0

Union Position: No

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