Student Intern, Innovation and Systems Improvement

HACKENSACK UNIVERSITY MED CNTR Hackensack Requisition # 2019-76102 ShiftDay StatusTemporary without Benefits Weekend WorkWeekends as Needed HolidaysNone On CallNo On-Call Required Shift HoursVaried Address30 Prospect Avenue, Hackensack, 07601

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How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career, all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.

Location: Hackensack University Medical Center in Hackensack, NJ

Duration: Summer 2020 (10 weeks)


The intern will work within the Innovation and Systems Improvement department at Hackensack University Medical Center. Main responsibilities will include:

  • Data collection and analysis in the department
  • Clinical observations
  • Developing an understanding of department flow and hospital throughput
  • Various clerical responsibilities as needed


  • Major in Biology, Health Administration, or related field
  • Motivated individual with a passion to learn and seeking a career in the healthcare field
  • Savvy with computers
  • Strong organizational abilities
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and a strong attention to detail
  • Cover letter stating reason for interest in this internship position to be submitted at time of application

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and this internship will be filled as soon as possible. Please submit your application to this position no later than March 31, 2020. You will be provided with an update within two weeks after that date.


This is a non-paid internship. This position is for education and training and you will not be entitled to wages.  You will work under close supervision of existing staff and will be provided with learning opportunities throughout the internship.  This internship does not entitle you to a job at its conclusion. 

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