Administrative Fellowship Program

The Hartford HealthCare (HHC) Administrative Fellowship Program is a paid position sponsored by Jeff Flaks, Hartford HealthCare CEO, and supported by Senior Executive Leadership.

About Hartford HealthCare

At Hartford HealthCare we are dedicated to providing patients with an exceptional, coordinated care experience and a single, high standard of service.

Our partners include seven acute-care hospitals, the state’s most extensive behavioral health network, a large primary care physician practice group, a regional home care system and a physical therapy and rehabilitation network.

Our Institutes include Bone & Joint, Neurosciences, Heart & Vascular and the Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute which provides coordinated care across five cancer centers and is the charter member of the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Alliance.

Role title

Administrative Fellowship


This project-based fellowship provides the opportunity to work with Senior Executive Leadership on assignments based on organizational need and the individual’s personal interests. The Fellow will gain system level exposure to human resources, quality, operations, performance excellence, planning and business development, marketing and finance.


  • Early Careerists who have completed their graduate studies within the last 5 years
  • Applicants must have a master’s degree (MHA, MHSA, MPH, or related field) or be on schedule to complete their degree before the fellowship start date in June 2025
  • Eligible candidates must be graduates from a program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME)

Required application material

  • Resume/CV

  • Three Letters of Recommendation:
    •    1st letter must be professional
    •    2nd letter must be academic
    •    3rd letter can be personal, academic or professional
  • Official Graduate School Transcript

  • Unofficial Undergraduate Transcript

  • One-Page Personal Statement (interest in Hospital Administration, career objectives, reason for seeking an administrative fellowship, specific interest in Hartford HealthCare)

Apply at NAFCAS


12 months with opportunity to transition to post-fellowship role.

Application dates

  • Applications open June 7, 2024
  • Phone Interview Screenings start: September 9th (with verified applicants only)
  • Application deadline September 27, 2024
  • Interview & Offer Period: September 30 - November 1
  • Final Offer Date: November 1
  • Approximate Start Date: June 2025

For more information

Please contact should you have any questions related to the application process.