Medical Administrative Assistant

University of California San Francisco (UCSF), Jewish Vocational Service (JVS), Human Services Agency ( HSA), and Office of Economic and Workforce Development (OEWD) are launching a new cycle of the EXCEL Internship Program. EXCEL provides the training necessary to gain impactful employment in the field of healthcare administration at UCSF. Before applying, meet your program instructors through the orientation video below.



EXCEL provides the following:

• 9 weeks of live virtual classroom training: basic computer skills including electronic medical records system, office skills, and job search skills (provided by JVS)*
• 16 week paid internship: 32 hours/week at UCSF
• Ongoing internship support throughout the duration of the program
• Post internship job placement assistance


Eligibility Requirements:

  • San Francisco resident, 18 years or older with High School diploma/GED
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and basic office skills
  • Proficient in English, able to pass a basic office skills assessment
  • Able to successfully complete the on-boarding process, including a criminal background check, occupational health clearance and a substance abuse screen
  • Eligible for the JobsNOW! Program

For more information about the program and to meet representatives from UCSF, JVS and HSA, please attend one of the following live Zoom sessions:

August 17, 2021, 1PM-2PM
August 19, 2021, 10AM-11AM
August 25, 2021, 10AM-11AM
September 2, 2021 2PM-3PM

Attendance at a live Zoom session is highly encouraged!

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A Few of Our Instructors

Amy Preut

Amy Preut

Senior Healthcare Program Coordinator

Amy completed her Master of Public Health at San Francisco State University and became a professor there and at Skyline College, working predominantly with low income and first-generation college students. She uses these experiences in supportive services and coaching to help job seekers work toward their career goals and improve quality of life.

Program Info:

Live Virtual Classroom Training:
November 1st, 2021 – January 21st, 2022
(Fall Break: November 24-26; Winter Break: December 20-31)

Technology support may be available for participants

UCSF Internship:
January 24th, 2022 – May 13th, 2022

UCSF (various San Francisco locations)

More information contact:
Amy Preut

EXCEL operates as a component of the San Francisco Healthcare Academy, a project led by JVS to coordinate the City and County of San Francisco’s healthcarerelated workforce development programs.

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