This is a temporary, paid ($10.60 per hour) internship from 09/03/2019 – 12/13/2019. Priority for those requiring a full time internship for undergrad degree in community health, public health, or related field.
The Department of Population Health provides a professional hands-on experience in health promotion programming for employees, patients and the community. The intern’s role includes participation in a variety of department activities which may be program planning and design based on needs assessment; program implementation; public speaking; development of promotional and educational materials; evaluation and data analysis; potential involvement in research projects or pilots. Topic areas include nicotine cessation, physical activity, stress management, healthy aging, alcohol and other drug abuse prevention, worksite wellness, and designated community integration projects.
Each internship experience is tailored to meet the interests of the interns in conjunction with the current activities of the department. Internships are available to senior students currently enrolled in a bachelors degree program requiring a facility-based preceptorship or internship placement, must be available 40hours/week.
Education / Learning Experience Required: Must be enrolled in a bachelors program requiring site placement for internship
Gundersen Health System provides a professional hands-on experience tailored to meet the interests of the interns in conjunction with the current activities of the department. Internships are available to students who have graduated from or are currently enrolled in an associate's, bachelors or master’s degree program.
Performs job-related responsibilities as requested.
|Scope of the Job|
|Age Specific Population Served||Unit/Department Specific
|OSHA Category||Category I - All Employees in this job title have a reasonably anticipated risk of occupational exposure to blood and/or other potentially infectious materials.|
|Education and Experience:|
|Required||Post High School education in a specialized field:
Currently in or graduated from an Associate's, Bachelor's or Master's Program in a related field.
|Desired||1 year in a related field.|
|Computer Systems/Software/Applications||use Microsoft Office Products, Adobe and other similar applications|
|Communication||communicate with ease on a professional level|
|General - All Positions||use listening skills to identify important information in oral communication|
|General - All Positions||perceive and respond sensitively to the needs of others|
|General - All Positions||have professional attitude in regard to motivation, cooperation, flexibility, confidentiality, ethics and personal development|
|General - All Positions||work cooperatively with a wide variety of people|
|Leadership||plan, organize, execute assignments to meet deadlines|
|Leadership||work independently: self-disciplined|
|Reasoning/Decision Making||be flexible|
|License and Certifications|
|Physical Requirements/Demands of the Position|
|Sitting||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)|
|Static Standing||Rarely (1-5% or .5 hours)|
|Walking/Standing||Occasionally (6-33% or 3 hours)
|Reaching - Shoulder Level|
|Reaching - Below Shoulder||Frequently (34-66% or 5.5 hours)
|Reaching - Above Shoulder|
|Repetitive Actions - Pinch Forces||Pounds of force:|
|Repetitive Actions - Grip Forces||Pounds of force:|
|Repetitive Actions - Fine Manipulation||Continually (67-100% or 8 hours)|
|Balance - Right Leg|
|Balance - Left Leg|
|Lifting - Floor to Waist||Number of lbs:|
|Lifting - Waist to Overhead||Number of lbs:|
|Lifting - Other||Rarely (1-5% or .5 hours)||Number of lbs: 0-25|
|Carrying - Long Carry (>50 feet)||Number of lbs:|
|Carrying - Short Carry||Number of lbs:|
|Carrying - Right Carry||Number of lbs:|
|Carrying - Left Carry||Number of lbs:|
|Carrying - Push/Pull (Static Force)||Number of lbs:|
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|Not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions (as in typical office or administrative work).
|Intern- Population Health (Fall 2019, Paid)|
Equal Opportunity Employer