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Sanford Health Spring Intern - Pediatric Residency Coordinator in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Spring Intern | Pediatric Residency Coordinator | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Department : HR Academic Affairs - Intern Program

Job Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: Other


Contribute to Sanford operations and processes while obtaining first hand experiences that align with the mission, vision, and values of the organization. Work collaboratively with organization leadership, enhancing knowledge and skills and improving the delivery of quality healthcare. Assist in the completion of projects and administrative duties while developing skills related to the assigned function and/or location. Attend training and development opportunities, learning about various processes and functions within the organization.


-Assist with the scheduling of resident rotations. Intern will be responsible for creating schedules, contacting departments, and record keeping. Intern will be encouraged to implement improvement processes and change initiatives.

-Assist with the onboarding and orientation of new residents.

-Assist with event management.

-Attend department meetings and interact with physicians, faculty and residents, when applicable.

-Complete occasional administrative duties - data entry, filing, etc.


Demonstrates an ability to meet own responsibilities. Describes opportunities for taking initiative in the organization. Demonstrates the ability to respond to change. Demonstrates an expectation that there will be ongoing shifts in demands and priorities. Identifies tasks or outputs that require accuracy and detail-level attention. Delivers formal and informal stand-up presentations or demos to audiences of all kinds. Demonstrates the ability to speak, write and present clearly. Demonstrates a basic understanding of organizational project management practices and tools. Researches business related data and generates and interprets basic analytics. Collaborates with departmental associates and management.


Intern will work with the Sanford Pediatrics Residency program and assist with the coordination and completion of ongoing projects. Responsible for establishing plans and meeting timelines required to meet the needs of the department. Work is primarily computer based, in an office setting.


Current enrollment or recent graduate of an Associate's or Bachelor's degree program from an accredited college or university.

Knowledge of healthcare industry preferred. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products.

Require qualifications: Must be able to commit to the scheduled hours during the 12 week internship. The intern must have strong communication skills, exemplify professionalism, and be detailed-oriented. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite is required. Must be able to work independently and as part of a team.

Preferred qualifications: Event management experience, interest in working in and learning about graduate medical education, and ability to use technology to improve processes.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.

We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.

We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application,

please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Job Function: Student Services

Job Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: WD15252