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INTERN - IS&T Ancillary Applications Support (Summer 2020)

Work Schedule/Days:  Day / Monday - Friday
Employment Type:  Temporary
Location:  Park West 
Requisition #:  40323

 

JOB SUMMARY

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is hiring a Summer Intern in our information security & technology department!  The Summer intern will work on the IS&T Inpatient Ancillary Applications Support Team. The Ancillary Clinical Business Partnering team supports and partners mainly with Children’s EDs, Urgent Cares, Transport, Surgical Services, Anesthesia, Cardiology and Health Information Management departments.  We support the clinical applications and documentation in each of these spaces from both a day to day operations and overall optimization standpoint. This support for clinicians occurs across all three hospital campuses, eight Urgent Care locations and transport trucks/helicopters throughout the region.  We also support Children’s mobile communication platform used to deliver patient alerts, texts and calls throughout the system.

 

This intern would help us identify and document opportunities for process improvement as we continue implementation of a new EMR system in the Transport area and look to continue to operationalize the mobile communication platform at Children’s.

EDUCATION

Progression toward an undergraduate or graduate degree in Healthcare, Project Management, Business Management, Engineering or Computer Science.

CERTIFICATION SUMMARY
  • No professional certifications required
EXPERIENCE*

Progression toward an undergraduate or graduate degree in Project Management, Business Management, Engineering or Computer Science.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS*
  • NA
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS & ABILITIES*
  • Progression toward an undergraduate or graduate degree in Project Management, Business Management, Engineering or Computer Science.
  • Organized, detail oriented; Able to prioritize time sensitive assignments
  • Creative and flexible; Able to adapt to change
  • Self-starter; Able to make decisions independently
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; Strong interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Able to work well with diverse groups; Comfortable interacting with all levels
  • Able to represent Children’s in a mature and professional manner
  • Willing to work long hours that could include evenings and weekends, if applicable to internship
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio, SharePoint) or other applications as required
  • Able to travel throughout expanded metro Atlanta area; Must provide reliable transportation, if applicable to internship
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES*
  1. Complete workflow diagrams of existing workflows
  2. Assist with designing and implementing a tracking mechanism for changes needed and decisions made by operational leaders for the Transport EMR and mobile communications
  3. Define and develop recommendations for additional process improvement opportunities across the team
SYSTEM RESPONSIBILITIES*

Safety: Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures. Responsible for the reporting of employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the supervisor and in the occurrence notification system.

 

Compliance: Monitors and ensures compliance with all regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and policies and procedures related to area of responsibility. Identifies potential risk areas within area of responsibility and supports problem resolution process. Maintains records of compliance activities and reports compliance activities to the Compliance Office.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel so classified.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS*
Ability to lift up to 15 lbs independently not to exceed 50 lbs without assistance
Bending/Stooping - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Climbing - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Hearing/Speaking - Effective communication with employees, supervisors/managers and staff. Effective communications with patients and visitors, as required.
Lifting - Frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of time)
Pushing/Pulling - Occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of time)
Sitting - Constantly (activity or condition exists 2/3 or more of time)
Standing - Constantly (activity or condition exists 2/3 or more of time)
Walking - Constantly (activity or condition exists 2/3 or more of time)
WORKING CONDITIONS*
Some potential for exposure to blood and body fluids

 

About Us:

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent committed to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow.

With 3 hospitals, 27 neighborhood locations and a total of 638 beds, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 70 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

Children’s has been ranked on Fortune magazine’s list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for fourteen consecutive years and named one of the “100 Best Companies” by Working Mother magazine.  We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefit package that supports our mission, vision and values.  We are proud to offer an array of programs and services to our employees that have distinguished us as a best place to work in the country.  Connect to our mission of making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. 

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Address:  2800 Century Pkwy NE, Atlanta, GA  30345
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