Internship Details

Central Oregon Health Council
Website:
http://www.cohealthcouncil.org

Internship Title
Undergraduate or Graduate Public Health Internship
Area Industry Minimum Age Hourly Rate Interns Needed
Bend Service 18 Stipend based on education, experience, and internship timeframe. 1
Resume Required Requires Cover Letter Interview Required Hours Per Week Days Per Week
Yes Yes Yes Flexible Flexible
Application Deadline Start Date End Date Computer Knowledge Drug Screening
Until Filled 2020-12-14 Flexible Yes No
Background Check
Yes

Description

 

The Health Intern will be responsible for one large project that will be completed by the end of the internship. The COHC staff will work with the Health Intern to select a project that benefits the COHC and benefits the Intern. Large projects may include: researching city, county, and state legislative processes around public health topics, reviewing specific strategic/policy initiatives and emerging/best practices relating to community/population health, and sharing this learned knowledge with engaged COHC volunteers.

 

Educational Aspect

 

Learning outcomes may include: Identifying and using population and community health-related terminologies effectively in oral and written communication. Performing effectively in work teams, both as a leader and group participant. Understanding select contemporary federal and state health policy issues specifically relating to public and population health. Engaging in networking opportunities to create a network of connections from Central Oregon and the rest of the state.

 

Further Requirements

 

Strong verbal and written communication skills. Undergraduate or Graduate students majoring in public health or another related field. Basic knowledge of healthcare reform. Basic knowledge of the Oregon Health Plan, expansion, and community/population health. Familiarity with Microsoft Office and related programs. Minimum GPA of 3.25 preferred.

 

Lift Requirements

 

None


Central Oregon Health Council
Website:
http://www.cohealthcouncil.org
Internship Title
Undergraduate or Graduate Public Health Internship
AreaIndustry
BendService
Minimum AgeHourly Rate
18Stipend based on education, experience, and internship timeframe.
Interns NeededRequires Cover Letter
1Yes
Interview RequiredApplication Deadline
YesUntil Filled
Start DateEnd Date
2020-12-14Flexible
Hours/WeekGeneral Computer Knowledge
FlexibleYes
Drug ScreeningBackground Check
NoYes

Description

 

The Health Intern will be responsible for one large project that will be completed by the end of the internship. The COHC staff will work with the Health Intern to select a project that benefits the COHC and benefits the Intern. Large projects may include: researching city, county, and state legislative processes around public health topics, reviewing specific strategic/policy initiatives and emerging/best practices relating to community/population health, and sharing this learned knowledge with engaged COHC volunteers.

 

Educational Aspect

 

Learning outcomes may include: Identifying and using population and community health-related terminologies effectively in oral and written communication. Performing effectively in work teams, both as a leader and group participant. Understanding select contemporary federal and state health policy issues specifically relating to public and population health. Engaging in networking opportunities to create a network of connections from Central Oregon and the rest of the state.

 

Further Requirements

 

Strong verbal and written communication skills. Undergraduate or Graduate students majoring in public health or another related field. Basic knowledge of healthcare reform. Basic knowledge of the Oregon Health Plan, expansion, and community/population health. Familiarity with Microsoft Office and related programs. Minimum GPA of 3.25 preferred.

 

Lift Requirements

 

None


Area Coordinator

Larry Holeman
larry@edcoinfo.com
541-815-5005