Your health and well-being are our top priority…

facebook.png twitter.png linkedin.png pinterest.png youtube.png Instagram.png

Internship program gives employees experience & potential to stay

Category List


Tag List

patient newsletter (3)
open house (2)
Employee Appreciation (1)
Mother's Day (1)
Southlake, TX (1)
North Denton (1)
North Texas Acute (1)
dialysis center (1)
dogs (1)
video (1)
Pinnacle award (1)
Certified Registered Nurse Infusion (1)
Fitbit (1)
acute dialysis (1)
World Kidney Month (4)
graduates (1)
gum disease (1)
New Jersey (6)
smoke alarm (1)
American College of Rheumatology (1)
Spirit Award (1)
miss dialysis (2)
RVCare (4)
Infusion nurse (2)
pot de creme (1)
NRAA (2)
acquisition (1)
Council of Nephrology Social Workers (1)
Accel Rehab hospital (1)
Saint Barnabas Medical Center (1)
kidney disease exercise (1)
World Health Day (1)
Blizzard 2016 (1)
Multiple Sclerosis Society (1)
Toledo Bend Reservoir (1)
Texas Renal Ventures (2)
retirement (1)
Avalon at Edgewater (1)
dialysis patient exercise (1)
Intern (3)
rheumatology (1)
Kidney Life Dialysis Center (1)
BioMed (1)
Paulding Phelps Award (1)
permanent access (1)
40th anniversary (1)
new dialysis facility (1)
Denton police department (1)
Kidney Week (1)
Renal Center of Plano (2)
Renal Center of Hamilton (3)
RASKAL award (3)
Z Constructors (1)
Southeast flooding (1)
bubble soccer (1)
Renal Center of Port Arthur (1)
Excellence award (1)
National MS Society (1)
Javier Rodriguez (1)
work anniversary (1)
Authentidate (2)
DaVita Healthcare partners (1)
Dum Dums (1)
immunization (2)
Dr. George Aronoff (4)
dialysis treatment (2)
American Heart Association (6)
RVM Kidney Care (1)
Savor the Flavor of Eating Right (1)
Protein (2)
dental care (1)
#GoRed (2)
Dallas (1)
DOPPS (1)
Renal Center of Beaumont (1)
Fire Prevention Week (1)
Renal Center of North Denton (1)
Renal Center of Passaic (1)
meningioma (1)
oral hygiene (1)
flu shot (4)
RV TLC (1)
Interview (1)
The Hills (1)
ANNA (1)
the Action Center (1)
Choose My Plate (1)
National Kidney Foundation (5)
Citizenship Day (3)
Bonfils blood donation (2)
Carrollton (1)
Renal Center of Trenton (1)
dietitian (1)
Social Worker (1)
remote patient monitoring (2)
Arthritis Foundation (2)
Heart Disease (2)
recipe (2)
Infusion (6)
Frosty the Snowman (1)
NKF walk (2)
Tracy Moore (1)
Informative Infuser (1)
Dr. Aronoff (3)
Take Your Dog to Work Day (1)
Bone and Joint Expo (1)
Dr. Stuart Kassan (1)
Pioneer award (1)
Stroke (2)
Five Star rating (1)
RV CARE (2)
RV KidneyCARE (2)
Elanderia Rowe (1)
cupcake (1)
American Society of Nephrology (1)
flu vaccine (3)
Redesign American Flag (1)
Southlake Infusion (1)
World Kidney Day (7)
plasmapheresis (1)
travel (1)
apheresis (1)
Patient Satisfaction Survey (1)
DaVita (2)
Internship (3)
CMS rating system (3)
ANNA conference (1)
Dr. Parker (1)
Nephrology News (4)
halitosis (1)
CMS (2)
National Nutrition Month (1)
RVMLife (1)
construction (2)
Renal Center of Succasunna (1)
CRNI (1)
American Diabetes Association (1)
Diane McGinnis (1)
Renal Center of Somerville (3)
MPP Infusion (10)
back to school (1)
Digna Gutierrez (1)
Lobby Day (1)
Home Kidney Care (2)
Winter Storm Jonas (1)
Renal Center of Carrollton (1)
Positively Protein (3)
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (1)
RV Difference (8)
telehealth services (1)
dialysis (2)
traveling on dialysis (1)
State Legislature (1)
wrestling (1)
Orange (1)
home dialysis (1)
Renal Center of Morristown (1)
Mary Bowles (1)
Infusion Center of Denver (4)
Naveena Reddy (1)
RV Quality Program (3)
Pinterest (1)
Fitibt (1)
Renal Center of Orange (1)
Annual Dialysis Conference (1)
Kidney cookbook (1)
Costa Vida (1)
Human Resources (1)
Walk to Cure Arthritis (1)
exercise (1)
Best Place to Work (3)
Orange, TX (1)
New York Yankees (1)
Naveena Redd (2)
NKF (2)
10th anniversary (3)
JCAHO accreditation (1)
Glass of water (1)
West Virginia (1)
Port Arthur (1)
Go Red for Women (5)
QIRN3 (1)
Do's and Don'ts when interviewing (1)
New Orleans (1)
cookbook (2)
home hemodialysis (1)
Children's Hospital (1)
American Nephrology Nurses' Association (1)
Nederland (1)
Year in Review (5)
nephron (1)
New Jerse (1)
Renal Adventures (2)
Kindergarten (1)
Tuition reimbursement (3)
Flower Mound (2)
RV Wellness (4)
Plano (1)
Rugged Maniac (1)
peritoneal dialysis (3)
National Kidney Month (2)
acute nurse (1)
Officer Orlando HInajosa (1)
Kidney walk (1)
Renal Center of Bayonne (1)
Spring Clinical Meeting (1)
Michelle Weinraub (1)

Tag Cloud

Glass of waterHome Kidney CareMultiple Sclerosis SocietyRV Quality ProgramCarrolltonDOPPSAmerican College of RheumatologyRenal Center of SuccasunnaWalk to Cure ArthritisPositively ProteinDaVita Healthcare partnersopen housedietitianNKFcupcakeBone and Joint ExpoPinterestBest Place to Workgum diseasesmoke alarmPatient Satisfaction SurveyInternshipAuthentidateremote patient monitoringLobby DayRenal Center of North DentonMPP InfusionDr. George Aronoffhome hemodialysispermanent accessthe Action CenterNephrology NewsSpirit AwardNaveena ReddyDallasProteinElanderia RoweRenal Center of BeaumontRenal Center of BayonnerecipeBonfils blood donationDigna GutierrezimmunizationInfusionNederlandToledo Bend Reservoirtelehealth servicesGo Red for WomenRenal Center of Port ArthurCenters for Medicare and Medicaid ServicesTracy Moorepot de cremeRASKAL awardKidney walk#GoRedcookbookStrokeFlower Moundoral hygieneplasmapheresisNorth Texas AcuteSpring Clinical MeetingExcellence awardRugged ManiacInfusion Center of DenverapheresisNational Kidney MonthInternCMSAmerican Heart Associationdental careCosta Vidaback to schoolMichelle WeinraubNaveena ReddThe HillsDaVitaSavor the Flavor of Eating RightRedesign American FlagHeart DiseaseState LegislatureEmployee Appreciationtraveling on dialysisRenal Center of PlanoDenton police departmentBioMedNational Kidney FoundationRenal Center of TrentonRV KidneyCARErheumatologymeningiomaFire Prevention WeekFrosty the SnowmanInformative InfuserconstructionDiane McGinnis40th anniversaryInfusion nursework anniversarySocial WorkerFitibtSouthlake InfusionPort ArthurZ ConstructorsPlanoRenal Center of SomervilleDr. Stuart Kassan10th anniversaryBlizzard 2016Year in ReviewhalitosisDr. AronoffAccel Rehab hospitalDum DumsNRAAPaulding Phelps AwardAmerican Diabetes AssociationFitbitKindergartenflu shotRVM Kidney CareChildren's HospitaldogsOrange, TXNorth DentonTuition reimbursementAvalon at EdgewaterRVMLifeNew York YankeesacquisitionRenal Center of Hamiltonnephrondialysis centerJavier RodriguezPioneer awardDr. ParkerRenal Center of PassaicOfficer Orlando HInajosaexerciseRenal Adventuresflu vaccinetravelNational MS SocietyHuman ResourcesCMS rating systemQIRN3Take Your Dog to Work DayInterviewdialysis treatmentRV WellnessdialysisRVCareSaint Barnabas Medical Centeracute nurseArthritis Foundationacute dialysisgraduatesvideoWinter Storm JonasNew OrleansAmerican Society of NephrologyRenal Center of CarrolltonRenal Center of OrangePinnacle awardMary BowlesCRNIANNA conferencebubble soccerKidney Life Dialysis CenterWorld Kidney DayChoose My PlateANNACouncil of Nephrology Social WorkersCertified Registered Nurse InfusionSouthlake, TXAmerican Nephrology Nurses' AssociationretirementRenal Center of MorristownNKF walkMother's DayTexas Renal VenturesKidney cookbookAnnual Dialysis ConferenceRV DifferenceCitizenship DayNew JerseRV TLCDo's and Don'ts when interviewingKidney Weekdialysis patient exercisewrestlingkidney disease exerciseSoutheast floodingNew JerseyWest VirginiaFive Star ratingperitoneal dialysisNational Nutrition Monthnew dialysis facilitymiss dialysisJCAHO accreditationWorld Kidney MonthRV CAREOrangeWorld Health Daypatient newsletterhome dialysis


Archive

Internship program gives employees experience & potential to stay

Feb 11, 2015

What do Steve Jobs, Brian Williams, Mary-Kate Olsen, Steven Spielberg and Seth Meyers have in common?  They all cut their teeth as interns before becoming successful in their industries.  At Renal Ventures Management, our internship program started in 2009 when RVM founder Ellen Davis hired a construction management intern from the University of Oregon to help out with facilities while she was traveling.  Approximately 20 employees have interned at RVM since the start of the program.  Here are some current and former interns' stories.

Getting involved in the internship program

Interns-at-RVM_story.jpgAlison Bodor, Talent & Development Manager: "Initially, we were approached by Kaplan University who had billing students who were earning a certificate.  They needed to do an internship with a company for four weeks on-site getting real world practice.  [Director of Revenue] Tracy Moore agreed for the Accounts Receivable department to be a location.  [AR manager] Karri Clay also recommended that we get involved with Red Rocks Community College (RRCC)."

Jennifer Wake, Accounts Receivable Specialist: "I found out about the internship opportunity at RVM through RRCC. I needed to complete an internship in order to get my Billing/Coding Certificate and RVM was one of the open internship sites."

Evan Stratton, Recruiting Coordinator: "I saw the internship advertised on Craigslist. I am pursuing my degree in HR Management and was looking for a position where I could gain some experience in this field."

Nadia Khamis, Marketing Specialist: "I was working at a tennis club in Lakewood where Ellen Davis was a member. Ellen asked me what I was studying, I told her Marketing and that I was looking for an internship. She said her Director of Marketing could use some help, and I started the job about 2 weeks after that."

Conrad Cordova, Clinical Operations Project Manager: "I was hired as an Accounts Receivable Intern.  Tracy Moore and Karri Clay are aware of the RRCC course requirements and created an internship experience that exposed me to a general understanding of the AR tasks and responsibilities."

The experience

Shannon Hartman, Accounts Receivable Intern: "Currently, I am filling the position of an AR specialist in the collections department, specifically BCBS and Aetna. Previously, I received training in all positions within the AR department. RRCC requires that I complete a checklist of skills, ranging from collections to payment posting, so that is where the majority of my time went at the beginning of my internship. "

Lorelei Stratford, Accounts Receivable Specialist: " My first impression when I interviewed with Karri Clay  was that the front desk area was clean, very professional, and the interior design was very pleasing. I was still working at my job at a warehouse (I had been working in various types of warehouse jobs and distribution centers for past 6 years) and for me it was quite a change from seeing boxes, dust, and dirt, to a very clean and quiet office environment."

Brienne Jepkema, Social Media & Digital Content Intern: "My first day here I felt like a fish out of water. I’ve never worked in an office and was quite nervous about learning the ropes. However, after the first week I was already starting to feel comfortable and quickly learned about the company culture."

- Read more on Monday about how the employees transition to permanent employment and the lessons they learned through the internship program

- Learn more about employment at Renal Ventures Management.



Category: Blogs