Winter/Spring 2023 Medical/Medical Operations Internship

Schoonover Eye Care, P.C.

Schoonover Eye Care P.C. has served the Lackawanna valley communities since 2005, offering comprehensive vision exams and specializing in diagnosis and treatment of ocular diseases. This on-site internship will focus on providing you with a "starting view" of both patient care and office operations, which are integral components of a successful practice! Visit https://www.facebook.com/icare4eyes/ to view their new location with a modern, up-to-date office complete with a clinical side for medical and ocular disease management as well as a unique optical showroom.  

https://visionsource-schoonovereyecare.com/

Logistics:

  • Early 2023 start; Flexible January or February
  • 10-20 business hours/week
  • $10/hour
  • On-site internship at business location in Peckville, PA (15 minutes from Scranton)

Requirement: Students are required to check with their college/university career development office to find out if any guidelines, must be followed and/or requirements must be met for the internship (health & safety, academic or other), by the student and/or the small business host.

Qualifications:

  • 2nd, 3rd, or 4th-year coursework in the sciences (such as bio, chem), business, pre-med, health administration, or marketing/communications
  • Interest in entrepreneurship
  • Pride in your customer service and communication skills
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office

Projects:

  • Be able to see and explain how a model of patient care, marketing, and business operations grow a small practice
  • Assist doctor in collecting medical histories, electronic health records, medical billing, and coding, with emphasis on direct patient communication
  • Perform preliminary screenings and assist doctors with medical and ocular plans, with emphasis on patient education
  • Play a helpful role in providing customer service to patients before, during, and after exams, while linking business functions and technology
Type: Medical
Deadline: 01/30/2023

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