2019-12-31

Praava Health is a network of family health centers raising the bar for healthcare in Bangladesh with international quality doctors, diagnostics, and technology. 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 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 aim to establish the best healthcare company in Bangladesh. 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.





As a Summer Intern, you will be responsible for the successful planning and execution projects to deliver specified requirements and achieve stakeholder satisfaction at Praava Health. 2-3 projects will be selected based on your experience, skillset, and interest. Essential to your success, will be your ability to manage project dependencies and stakeholder relationships as it relates to the project and ensure timely and effective communication with your team and with the project stakeholders. You will work under general direction and report to Directors and CEO.

 

Potential Project Area

Strategy & Operation:

  • Perform business analysis and reporting for assigned projects.

  • Maintain clear and complete knowledge on business operations and procedures.

  • Work with management to identify business needs, challenges and opportunities.

  • Recommend new techniques and technologies to achieve business goals.

  • Develop a budget and process for the new branches to be opened in the near future.

  • Work closely with Sales team, design and implement sales strategies aligned with business targets.

  • Optimize clinical and operational process maps.

  • Collaborate with Business Innovation team and apply TDABC (Time-Driven Activity-Based Costing)

Fundraising:

  • Suggest capital structure and support fundraising initiatives

  • Compile or develop materials to submit to investors

  • Conduct cash flow planning to match availability of funds with needs


The Summer Intern is a current student or a recent graduate from a top business school with a passion for global health and an analytical skillset. You also demonstrate:

  • Strong analytical skills and experience dealing with large volumes of qualitative and quantitative data.

  • Experience working in healthcare settings is a plus.

  • Understanding of value based healthcare concepts is especially attractive.

  • 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 writing and documentation skills.

  • 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 Service, My Praava, Integrity, Listening, and Excellence (SMILE).

  • 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 line “Strategy Intern” to careers@praavahealth.com