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Anthem, Inc. Healthcare Policy Summer Intern (Graduate) in Los Angeles, California


SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Anthem is seeking a Health Policy Intern to join our Policy Team. The Intern will work on healthcare policy issues related to Medicare, Medicaid, and other healthcare programs.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Research and tracking of information and guidance:

  • Assist with the development and updating of tracking documents on issue-specific topics

  • Support research and the tracking of guidance released from state and federal agencies

  • Maintaining and updating our internal website

  • Assist with drafting internal communications

  • Regulatory and legislative review support: Assist in the review of proposed and final federal or state legislation and regulation, including the development of detailed summaries and analysis.

  • Policy team support: Will assist Policy Team members on issues in their portfolios, as needed. This may include assisting in the review of policy recommendations on healthcare topics or assisting with the development of policy white papers or other writings.

  • Industry knowledge: Will be responsible for keeping up with industry reports. May be responsible for analyzing and communicating report findings to appropriate staff.


  • Be currently enrolled in a graduate program of study at an accredited college or university, ideally in healthcare policy, public health, or a related program;

  • Be able to work in a fast-paced environment, in a team environment, and on an individual basis;

  • Be detail-oriented, well-organized, self-motivated;

  • Possess strong written communication skills;

  • Capable of analyzing detailed legislation, regulation, and guidance;

  • Have an understanding of state and federal legislative and regulatory processes; and,

  • An understanding of Medicare and/or Medicaid programs (preferred)

**Must be enrolled in a full-time accredited university program throughout the internship

**If selected for an interview, candidates will be required to submit two concise writing samples. (e.g. summaries, internal communications, briefs)

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2019 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.