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Health News Illinois is seeking a paid, fall intern for its independent, nonpartisan publication focused on the policy, politics and business of Illinois healthcare. 

This is a unique opportunity to learn several facets of online news, working for an established company that’s considered a must read by executives, policymakers and others shaping the state’s healthcare landscape.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Copy editing
  • Helping with virtual and in-person events
  • Updating and maintaining the organizations’ websites and social media channels
  • Writing articles for the newsletter
  • Attending press conferences and other relevant meetings

Health News Illinois publishes a daily, subscriber-based email newsletter and hosts regular in-person and virtual events on timely topics.

This paid position is remote, but may include some travel based on location. The intern will also help out with Health News Illinois’ sister publication Wisconsin Health News. 

Previous interns have worked their way up the organization, while others have gone on to work for respected publications like ProPublica, WTTW Chicago, The Capital Times and more.Please send a cover letter, resume and clips for review to

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