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Paid Lex Frieden Internship Openings Available at Anthem

Anthem has 30 openings for paid internships this summer for undergraduate / graduate students. 

2021 summer interns will be integral to Anthem’s teams in a variety of roles. Interns should be prepared for a fast-paced, team environment in an internship providing a robust developmental experience and exposure to various areas of healthcare including policy, advocacy, sales, IT, communications, clinical and management support, and outreach and marketing. As part of this paid internship experience, interns are responsible for supporting their respective teams and contributing towards Anthem’s broader goals. Students with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

To apply, candidates can check out the Anthem career site @ and search for Lex Frieden Internship – 0141400.

Possible roles may include:

Disability Policy Engagement – Support Anthem’s team in ensuring people with disabilities and older adults are included in healthcare and essential life discussions that affect independence and access to care and services. Includes research, policy, participation and coordination of community events and conferences, and engagement with diverse stakeholders.

Enrollment & Billing – Support teams with managing documentation of inventory, supply chain management and data governance. Responsibilities include receiving in-bound calls, providing excellent customer service, and creating records in our sales database.

Growth & Engagement – Support Anthem’s team in Community Relations focusing on outreach, event development, and member retention. Assisting with expanding brand awareness, increasing partnerships, and evaluating performance of planned initiatives.

Health Plan Operations – Join one of Anthem’s leading health plans in fulfilling their mission through areas such as Marketing, Actuarial, Communications, IT, and Sales Support.

Customer Care — Engage directly with members to maintain positive customer relations and ensures customer requests and questions are handled appropriately and in a timely manner.

For questions about specific positions and how to apply, contact: [email protected] and [email protected].