Highmark Health

A unique opportunity to be a part of reshaping the model for health care delivery.

The Highmark Health Leadership Acceleration Program (LAP) offers a unique opportunity to be a part of reshaping the future of health care. LAP is a two-year program that helps college graduates fast-track their careers. Through a rotation of four, six-month assignments, individuals are exposed to a variety of functional areas, including: corporate, customer, operations, and provider/hospital. LAP provides a series of development and networking opportunities to position individuals for a permanent role aligned with their areas of interest – with an expedited track to leadership.

As a part of Highmark Health, the second largest integrated health care delivery and financing system in the nation, individuals will gain valuable leadership experience and exposure to all sides of a groundbreaking health care organization.

Program benefits

  • Professional and personal development
  • Challenging and meaningful work at the forefront of innovation
  • Experience working in a unique integrated health care system
  • Networking opportunities with peers and leaders
  • Exposure to executive leadership
  • Pairing with seasoned mentors
  • Robust performance feedback and career development planning
  • Volunteer opportunities and community events
  • Permanent placement aligned to area of interest at program conclusion
  • Competitive salary
  • Comprehensive benefits, including wellness resources and programs

Future leaders

We are seeking individuals who are:

  • Interested in making an impact in the health care industry
  • Forward-thinking
  • Ready for a challenge
  • Driven self-starters
  • Intellectually curious, with a desire for continuous learning

All majors with a minimum average B+ GPA are welcome. Preferred majors include: Business, Health Administration.

How to Apply

Highmark Health recruits at select college campuses. See our university calendar for listing of dates and locations where our recruiting team will be visiting – we welcome the opportunity to meet you in person!

You can view the Leadership Acceleration Program Associate position and apply directly.