Kaiser Permanente Care Management Analytics Graduate Internship in Oakland, California

The Care Management Institute (CMI) is a unique, pioneering institution with a mandate to transform care delivery throughout Kaiser Permanente. CMI strives -to make the right thing easy to do.- Established in 1997 to optimize care quality and to further the Kaiser Permanente mission in improving the health of our members, CMI creates and implements innovative, evidence-based programs that enhance member care. CMI spreads clinical best practices, develops integrated care delivery models with regional partners, and support the national program by working with physicians, clinical experts and leaders throughout Kaiser Permanente.

Essential Functions:

  • Contributing to a designated project or initiative to meet a KP business objective.

  • Report development and analytics.

  • Project management - planning, execution, and measurement.

  • Learning new applications needed to complete assignments or support the execution of business objectives.

  • Job shadowing in other functional areas.

  • Performing additional duties as required.

Internship Projects: Opportunity to partner with care delivery experts to develop and implement member/patient health assessments to assess overall health, functional, risk status, social needs and upstream determinants of health. In partnership with the Senior Director, Center for Population Health, the primary work will entail analyzing data from multiple different types of member health surveys, e.g., member and community health and well-being survey designed to be a potential source for member and community health aims; and analyzing individual and community level social determinants data for potential utility in prediction and triage.

Desired Skill Set: Takes initiative; wants to learn and works hard; background in public and population health, strong written, verbal, analytical and problem solving skills including proficiency in excel and basic SAS programming skills.

Basic Qualifications:

Experience

  • N/A.

Education

  • Pursuing a graduate degree or have completed a graduate program from an accredited university within the last year.

  • Bachelor's degree required.

License, Certification, Registration

  • N/A.

Additional Requirements:

  • Aptitude to perform data and process analytics and formulating solutions.

  • Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3.0 GPA or above

  • Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Proven ability to build effective working relationships as well as strong interpersonal skills.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to learn quickly and experience producing high quality work in short periods of time.

  • Pursuing a master's degree in Public Health or related

  • Strong communication, interpersonal skills, enthusiasm, flexibility, quick learner, and energetic.

  • Use of statistical packages - SAS, STATA, SPSS or similar

COMPANY: KAISER

TITLE: Care Management Analytics Graduate Internship

LOCATION: Oakland, California

REQNUMBER: 703959

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.