Date : 02/12/2013
Company : The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society - San Jose Chapter Street Address :
City : San Jose
State : CA
ZIP Code : 95112
Contact Person : Lisa McGrath
email : Lisa.McGrath@lls.org
Website : http://www.lls.org/#/aboutlls/chapters/sj/
Phone : (408) 490-2666
Salary : Internship- Not paid
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Position Title : Patient Services Internship -Patient Navigator Hours per Week : Minimum of 6 months commitment and at least 4 hours per week in downtown San Jose office. Will work around class schedule.
Duties : LLS is seeking a Bilingual (Spanish) Patient Navigator Intern to work within the Patient Services Department. We are looking for an individual with an interest in helping to further our mission and gain valuable professional experience at the same time.
You will have the opportunity to familiarize yourself with LLS and local resources. Your responsibilities will include: contact local patients to check in, assist as needed with resources, and invite them to upcoming events. Perform other related responsibilities as requested and available.
Experience in oncology, social services a plus.
Qualifications / Skills : . Current undergraduate or graduate student pursing a degree in public health, social work, or related study.
. Excellent organizational skills with the ability to work independently
. Strong interpersonal skills
. Interest in furthering the LLS's mission and making a difference in the lives of patients & families
How to Apply : Please send a resume and cover letter to Lisa McGrath at Lisa.McGrath@lls.org with the subject heading "Patient Services Internship". Internship open until filled.
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