Praava Health is a network of Family Health Centers in Bangladesh where patients come first. We are building a better patient experience enabled by technology. We offer consultations with family doctors and a full range of diagnostics services, including laboratory and imaging. We envision a world class health care system that puts Patients first. Our first Family Health Center has already served thousands of Patients in Dhaka. Check out an animation video introducing Praava Health. We aspire to be Bangladesh’s trusted partner in health, empowering Patients to manage their health in a manner aligned with their values. We are a small, impassioned, collaborative team that is inspired to build the best healthcare company in Bangladesh. We seek interns who are excited to help us to build, design, and communicate a new brand and a new concept of healthcare to a new market.

The Medical Intern will:

  • Shadow Praava’s family doctors.
  • Create patient case studies, especially for unique cases, that Praava could use for multiple purposes such as training, audits, peer reviews etc.
  • Lead experimentation regarding possible adoption of innovative care models and technology-based tools.
  • Participate in ongoing monitoring and evaluation of process designs.
  • Identify evidence-based mechanisms for tracking clinical outcomes.
  • Assist Praava team to monitor and evaluate processes designed around patient-centricity and efficient health care delivery within the Praava network.
  • Work with the Innovations team to implement net promoter scores to evaluate patient satisfaction for providers within the Praava network.

This is an opportunity to help shape a new model of care in Bangladesh, together with the Praava family, including doctors, nurses, health coaches, laboratory and diagnostic staff, and senior leaders.

The Medical Intern is a student enrolled in US-based medical school with a passion for global health and efficient delivery of health care. You also demonstrate:

  •  Excellent technical knowledge of patient-centric health care. Understanding of value based healthcare concepts is especially attractive to us.
  • Passion for innovations in medicine, including process efficiencies and technology.
  • Ability to listen with empathy and to communicate with respect when interacting in person with health care professionals and Patients.
  • Attention to detail and excellent medical writing and documentation skills.
  • Experience collecting and analyzing data in healthcare settings.
  • Strong commitment to our Founder’s vision for a healthcare brand based on the pillars of
  • Trust, Quality, Reliability, and Affordability, based on team values of Integrity, Teamwork, Respect and Professionalism.
  • Patience and creativity when faced with challenges and openness to new experiences.
  • Initiative, drive, and enthusiasm to build and be part of a visionary team working to transform health care in Bangladesh.

• Make the world a better place: Every member of our team believes in her/his capacity to contribute to systemic change in healthcare in Bangladesh.

• Be at the forefront of redesigning healthcare delivery: Praava has an incredible platform for impact, including through incorporation of value-based concepts that align our incentives with our Patients’ for a healthier future for our communities and our country.

• Improve healthcare and health through evidence: We are investing in constantly evaluating the effectiveness and impact of our work.

• Revolutionize healthcare through the concept of patient-centric care: Praava’s core values ensure that Patients are treated with empathy, respect and dignity. We are committed to creating an unparalleled healthcare experience and to change the perception of healthcare in Bangladesh. We are driven by the belief that clinical outcomes are actually improved when Patients are engaged in managing their health.

• Join a diverse, energetic team: The Praava team is proud to have attracted a wide range of international and local talent, and we hope you can help us to expand this. The team is energetic, amiable, and helpful, and truly embodies a work family.

• Be part of a rapidly scaling organization: Over time, harnessing technology and data and creative alternative financing models, Praava Health expects to be able to offer world class health care to tens of millions of Bangladeshis.

Praava Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other quality protected by law.

Please email statement of inquiry and resume with the subject “Intern – Medical” to careers@praavahealth.com