Internships & Jobs of the Week: Medicine & Health Professions

Interested in a Virtual Internship with the Federal Government?

The Virtual Student Federal Service (VSFS) is an eight-month remote internship program for U.S. citizen students, college-level and above, who would like to make a real difference in the work of the U.S. government.  They report to their mentors at the Department of State and other federal government agencies in the U.S. and around the world by email, phone, or video chat. VSFS collaborates with federal agencies across government on this program.

Learn more and apply here!

Intensive Case Management Intern at International Rescue Committee

Learn about refugee resettlement issues and processes, especially refugee health and mental health, and gain experience working directly with refugee/asylee clients. As an intern, you will gain an understanding of the US healthcare system, including patient rights and responsibilities, mental health services, and Medicaid/HMOs. This internship will help you gain an understanding of NJ social services, and learn how these services apply to refugee populations.

Learn more and apply here!

Client Services Associate at PharmaSpectra

The Client Service Associate will be responsible for working on new and existing assigned accounts with a client services project manager. The Client Service Associate will work to progress of several pharmaceutical accounts by executing implementation plans across all of Pharmaspectra’s offerings.

Learn more and apply here!

Medical Scribe at CityMD

Apply for this opportunity to be a Medical Scribe. Scribes are responsible for relieving a physician of their clerical duties, thereby allowing a physician to focus their attention on providing the best care to the patient. They are responsible for locating and obtaining a patient’s medical history, documenting dictated notes during a patient visit on the Electronic Medical Record (EMR), facilitating diagnostic test, all while providing unparalleled customer service to our patients.

Learn more and apply here!

Internship at Susan G. Komen North Jersey

An internship with Komen North Jersey is an excellent way to enhance your college experience and prepare you for entry into the professional world. As an intern, you will have the opportunity to interact with both nonprofit and corporate professionals, attend community events, gain insight to the sales and fundraising process and build project management, communications and interpersonal skills.

Apply and learn more here.

Hackensack Meridian Health needs help in the fight against COVID-19.

Nurses, nursing support, allied health, hospitality and support services workers supporting this effort can receive per diem status within days of applying. As the safety of their team members remains a top priority, they will provide you with the appropriate protective equipment. Learn more and apply here.

Full time Positions in Public Health in NYC and NJ: Contact Tracers + More

Are you interested in a career in Public Health? In NYC: In addition to open positions as COVID-19 Contract Tracers, there are loads of other positions at the Fund for Public Health NYC . FPHNYC is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of the health and well-being of all New Yorkers.  In New Jersey: New Jersey has put out a call seeking to hire coronavirus contact tracers, a key component of Gov. Phil Murphy’s plan to slowly scale back some the near-lockdown restrictions that have been in place for months. The positions could be paid or volunteer work, according to a contact tracer registration form on the state’s COVID-19 website. Tracers would be given a 12-part course as state officials plan to have people working every day of the week in the positions.

Medical Billing Data Entry at QDx Pathology Services – Remote Job!

Interested in learning about Healthcare Administration? Work on Medical Billing at QDx Pathology Services. This is a full time, remote position with flexible hours and benefits. Learn more about the position and apply here.

Research Assistant Position at New York Blood Center

The New York Blood Center is currently seeking candidates to investigate mechanisms of iron-altered hematopoiesis within the Iron Research Program of the Lindsley F. Kimball Research Institute, the research branch of the New York Blood Center. In particular, candidates will study the impact of iron overload and deficiency on the pathogenesis of human hematological diseases. The candidate will perform cutting-edge research that integrates human biology and hematology with novel therapies using innovative technologies and approaches including classic molecular, cellular, and biochemical techniques, as well as modern imaging techniques, sequencing and single cell analysis techniques, bioinformatics, and preclinical in vitro and in vivo models.

Learn more and apply here.

500 Companies Hiring Students on Handshake Right Now

As more employers recruit college students online, Handshake has the tools you need to go from job search to just hired. Read more here! 

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Please understand that due to the fluidity of the current situation, you may discover some positions are not available.

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