Directors of Quality and Patient Safety

Carilion ClinicRoanoke, VA

3 months ago


Job Title

Intern - Quality and Patient Safety

Job Location

Roanoke, VA

Job Overview

The Intern provides support for Clinical Advancement and Patient Safety. As an intern, you will work with Mortality and Outcomes case reviews and collaborate with individuals at all levels of the organization. You will be responsible for managing data and information, preparing reports and project summaries, and participating in staff and committee meetings. Additionally, you will complete a project designed to benefit the healthcare system and utilize technical abilities to support project and/or operational tasks.



  • Provide support for Clinical Advancement and Patient Safety
  • Work with Mortality and Outcomes case reviews
  • Interact with individuals at all levels of the organization as necessary
  • Manage data and information
  • Prepare reports and project summaries
  • Serve and participate on work teams as assigned
  • Actively participate in staff and committee meetings as assigned
  • Complete a project designed to benefit the healthcare system
  • Utilize technical abilities with respective software to support project and/or operational tasks
  • Proactively seek out duties and responsibilities and appropriately prioritize assignments
  • Meet with Manager/Mentor regularly to discuss completed items, projects in progress, and potential projects


  • Education: Typically a junior-senior level undergraduate student or student in a Master's degree program

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Career Paths

People who completed this type of internship end up in the following types of jobs

Top majors

That get hired for this type of internship

  • Epidemiology12%

  • Clinical Psychology11%

  • Biology10%

  • Psychology7%

  • Public Health5%

  • 147 other majors52%

People who did this kind of internship end up at the following companies

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Quintiles
  • Department Of Veterans Affairs
  • Medpace
Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For Roanoke, VA | $2,793/mo

  • Housing/Rent$1,062

  • Miscellaneous$814

  • Food$371

  • Utilities$302

  • Transportation$244


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