Intelehealth is a technology non-profit that's improving access to primary health care in underserved regions of the world through its innovative telemedicine platform. We are a startup headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, the USA with newly opened offices in Thane, India. Intelehealth's software platform can be used by health organizations to set up high-quality telemedicine programs connecting their doctors to patients in remote and rural communities. Our partners and users are hospitals, NGOs, and governments mainly in low and middle-income countries where health systems are fractured and there is an acute shortage of health services in rural areas. We provide health organizations with software, devices and implementation support to implement telemedicine programs that cater to the poorest of the poor. Our software is provided a free and open source for these programs.
About part time job/internship:
Selected intern's day-to-day responsibilities include:
1. Perform a user needs analysis to identify the types of point of care diagnostic devices that need to be integrated
2. Review existing point of care diagnostic products for telemedicine in the market
3. Reach out to vendors to understand the product and options for integration
4. Develop a plan for device integration using industry standards (Bluetooth, DICOM, IEEE 11073)
5. Test device integrations
What would you learn in this internship?
This internship requires the candidate to apply theoretical concepts learned in biomedical instrumentation to a real-world project. He/she will learn about various industry standards as well as get to interact with several device manufacturers and OEMs to understand the landscape of point-of-care diagnostics. He/she will learn how to do a cost-per-use analysis. He/she will also learn about industry medical device communication standards and how devices are integrated into software EHR systems.
# of jobs/internships available: 1
Who can apply:
Only those candidates can apply who:
are available for the part time job/internship
can start the part time job/internship between 16th May'19 and 15th Jun'19
are available for duration of 6 weeks
have relevant skills and interests
** Women willing to start/restart their career can also apply.
Certificate, Letter of recommendation, Job offer (On successful conversion to a permanent employee, the candidate can expect a salary of Rs. 2 to 3 Lac/annum), Flexible work hours, Informal dress code, 5 days a week.