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Care Management Outcomes Intern

We Are Hiring

Internship located in Nashville,TN!

This internship is not for everybody. If you need step by step instruction, dislike collaborating with others, and working in an agile environment annoys you, then this opportunity is not for you. But if you are naturally curious, a problem solver that thinks outside the box and likes to understand the goal but find your own way to get there, then you need to apply. 


Why Join Ascension?

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Ascension includes approximately 156,000 associates and 34,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 151 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 21 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.

What You Will Do

The Care Management Outcomes Intern will be responsible for integrating healthcare datasets in our Google Cloud Platform with care management participation data to iteratively design and develop an executive-facing dashboard that effectively uses data visualization to tell a story about the delivery of our care management value proposition.

The intern will:

  • Work with the health outcomes team and executive leadership to outline the design for the dashboard.

  • Use BigQuery on our Google Cloud Platform to pull data and integrate it with other data sources in SQL.

  • Collaborate on variable definitions and write code to create key data elements and metrics for the dashboard.

  • Develop the dashboard in Tableau and solicit feedback from the health outcomes team and executive leadership, making iterative improvements over time.

  • Produce detailed documentation and high quality code .

What You Will Need


  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience or Associate's degree required Enrolled in Bachelor's degree program.

Internship details:

  • Internship will run May-August with some flexibility based on the applicant’s school schedule.

  • Internship is paid, part time with flexible hours and an opportunity to work some hours remotely.

  • Applicants are required to be actively enrolled in a bachelor’s or graduate degree program preferably in the field of statistics, biostatistics, data science, or equivalent. 

  • Applicants should be curious and self-motivated with a strong interest in distilling large amounts of data into appealing visualizations that effortlessly tell a compelling story. 

  • Proficiency in SQL and Tableau required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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Job ID: 387399
Category: Business Administration
Ministry: Ascension
Location: Nashville, TN

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