Sanford Health Summer Intern - Genetic Counseling in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Summer Intern | Genetic Counseling | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Department : HR Academic Affairs - Intern Program

Job Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: Other

JOB SUMMARY

Contribute to Sanford operations and processes while obtaining first hand experiences that align with the mission, vision, and values of the organization. Work collaboratively with organization leadership, enhancing knowledge and skills and improving the delivery of quality healthcare. Assist in the completion of projects and administrative duties while developing skills related to the assigned function and/or location. Attend training and development opportunities, learning about various processes and functions within the organization.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Demonstrates a basic understanding of organizational project management practices and tools. Researches business related data and generates and interprets basic analytics. Collaborates with departmental associates and management. Demonstrates an ability to meet own responsibilities. Describes opportunities for taking initiative in the organization. Demonstrates the ability to respond to change. Demonstrates an expectation that there will be ongoing shifts in demands and priorities. Identifies tasks or outputs that require accuracy and detail-level attention. Delivers formal and informal stand-up presentations or demos to audiences of all kinds. Demonstrates the ability to speak, write and present clearly.

DEPARTMENT DETAILS

The interns will assist with the daily operations in the Genetic Counseling department. They will assist in pedigree drawings and literature searches. They will be given projects which may include looking through results to determine if they have been entered into EPIC. The benefit to the intern is to better understand what a genetic counselor is and if the career is something they would consider doing.

Responsibilities: Each day the intern will be assigned an area to work in. In Pediatrics, they will work on pedigree drawings, literature searches, and helping with records. In Cardio, they will assist with literature and organization of the hereditary clinic. They will be assigned to look through online portals to ensure all the records have been placed into EPIC. Helping with typing, letter sending, etc. as needed.

Qualifications: Intern will be in pursuit of an undergrad degree or has graduated and awaiting acceptance into graduate school. Must be able to commit to hours within the 12 week internship

QUALIFICATIONS

Current enrollment or recent graduate of an Associate's or Bachelor's degree program from an accredited college or university. Knowledge of healthcare industry preferred. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care,

leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research,

education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition

here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families

and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application,

please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Job Function: Student Services

Job Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: WD01993