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Company name

U.S Department Of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration

Organization Type


Job Type

Law Student


USA Indianapolis, IN

Date Last Verified

Apr 18,2018

Posted on

Apr 17,2018

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Health Systems Specialist (Trainee) - Intern Duties: The candidate in this Pathways Internship will participate in the Graduate Healthcare Administration Training Program (GHATP). Will complete rotations through various components of the health system offering access to academically-affiliated medical centers, community-based outpatient clinics, ambulatory surgical centers, domiciliaries, long-term care services, electronic health record system, research centers, telehealth programs, and/or external rotations (such as Veterans Benefits Administration, or a neighboring non-VA health care facility). Complete a diverse range of management tasks and projects in operations management, project management, finance management, quality management, information systems management, medical management, human resources management and research administration. Report directly to, and have close working relationships with the Director and Associate Director of the Healthcare System. Work closely with the other officials in the healthcare system and the senior leadership team. Attend senior management and network executive board meetings, morning reports, conferences, and more. Upon successful completion of the training program, Interns are eligible for non-competitive conversion to a permanent or term appointment into a position within the VA health care system.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: The candidate should be a current student enrolled in a hospital administration, public health administration or other healthcare admin/management Master's degree program at full or half-time status. A Master's in business or public administration may be accepted if at least two (2) healthcare courses are taken before completion of degree. All qualification requirements must be met by announcement closing date.

Education: Must be in process of obtaining a Master or equivalent graduate degree or two (2) full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree, or LL.B or J.D., with courses related to the duties of this position. Should preferably be undertaking a degree from a program approved by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME), the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH), the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA), the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA) or the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Application Deadline: April 19, 2018.

Additional info

Announcement Number: PATH-583-18-RDJ-10188480. Apply online. No emails. Visit website for more information.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
U.S Department Of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
810 Vermont Avenue
Washington, DC 20420
Phone: 317-988-3994