PSU Graduate Administrative Resident - Administration

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center


Location:  US:PA:Hershey

Work Type:  Full Time

FTE:  1.0

Shift: Days
Hours:  Days




The graduate intern will work with and shadow members of the Senior Leadership Team and subsequent areas of the hospital as they develop their management and leadership skills. The chosen intern will become acquainted with Penn State Hershey Medical Center by attending meetings with executive officers, senior management, departmental chairs, and operations directors throughout the organization. Additionally, the chosen candidate will work on an identified project that holds personal interest as well as value and benefit to PSHMC. The intern may work with their preceptor to select their project from those submitted by hospital personnel or solicit project ideas directly from management in areas of particular interest to him or her. The type of project that may be identified includes but is not limited to the following areas; hospital and practice management, budgeting, strategic planning, new healthcare ventures, patient-flow studies, and efficiency analyses.


Please attach the following to your talent profile:

1.   Cover letter

2.   Personal statement

3.   One letter of recommendation



Currently pursuing a Master of Health Administration degree from Penn State University.



Experience in a healthcare setting preferred



If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report.  This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position.  All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.


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Union: Non Bargained