About our Company
The leading health insurer in the Philadelphia region, Independence Blue Cross is a company in motion, continually refining our processes and products to offer the best value to our more than 3.1 million members nationwide. As a pacesetter in the dynamic health care industry, Independence Blue Cross is not only a leader, but also an innovator, growing and expanding into new markets to enhance the health and wellness of the people and communities we serve.
The Medical Policy department researches and develops evidence-based medical policies to support coverage decision-making.
The intern will:
- Conduct evaluation of medical devices, drugs, biologicals and procedures in order to evaluate safety and effectiveness, ensuring sound research design and analytical methods.
- Draft technology assessments in order to summarize and interpret results of research findings.
- Draft research reports on a variety of topics of interest to the department, in support of inquiries, appeals and other matters.
- Participate in proactive monitoring of new and emerging medical technology.
Should be in second year of MPH program, with focus on epidemiology and biostatistics. Education and experience in research analysis and biostatistics. Comprehensive knowledge of principles of clinical study design and research methodology.
MPH (Epidemiology & Biostatistics track)
Equal Employment Opportunity
Independence Blue Cross is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.
All resumes submitted directly to an Independence Blue Cross Family of Companies employee from a vendor via email, the Internet or in any other form without a valid written search agreement in place for this position from the Independence Blue Cross Family of Companies Human Resources Department will be deemed the sole property of the Independence Blue Cross Family of Companies . Please note that no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by the Independence Blue Cross Family of Companies as a result of the referral or through means other than our established process.
Independence Blue Cross - 18 months ago
Independence Blue Cross (IBC) provides health insurance and related services to some 2.2 million members in southeastern Pennsylvania and,...