Tenet Healthcare is seeking a Senior Counsel, Hospital Operations based in Dallas, TX
Tenet Healthcare, the nationï¿½s leading investor owned healthcare company is seeking an experienced healthcare attorney to join the companyï¿½s legal team as Senior Counsel in the practice area of Hospital Operations. Based in either in Dallas or Nashville, this is a unique ï¿½in houseï¿½ professional opportunity to function as the General Counsel to an assigned portfolio of Tenetï¿½s acute care hospitals and related healthcare entities. The Senior Counsel, Hospital Operations will provide legal advice to the companyï¿½s hospital CEOs and executive teams on a wide variety of matters related to hospital operations including the review and analysis of all contractual arrangements/agreements between hospitals and other parties for compliance for Stark, anti-kickback and other fraud and abuse laws, EMTALA, HIPAA, antitrust laws, and any other regulatory requirements applicable to such arrangements.
The Senior Counsel will be responsible for:
Structuring and reviewing hospital operations arrangements to comply with applicable laws;
Reviewing and negotiating contractual arrangements with vendors, including outsourcing and clinical research agreements;
Providing education and support on hospital regulatory matters including medical staff issues, adherence to company policy , alignment with company strategy and core values.
Coordinating and collaboration with others in the Tenet Law Department and Tenet Home Office Departments to obtain input and approval of hospital operations arrangements, provide company-wide advice in areas of individual specialty and develop policies and practices to facilitate the highest levels of legal and ethical performance;
Giving training presentations to hospital personnel on legal issues that pertain to hospital operations.
The successful candidate must have a strong customer service orientation, be self-motivated, organized, a team player and work well in high-energy, faced paced environment. He or she also must possess, a corporate presence, have excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interact with individuals at all levels of the company, including top executives and outside counsel. Additionally, as this position will involve handling confidential matters the successful candidate must have good judgment and discretion.
J.D. degree from an ABA-accredited institution
Current license and Bar affiliation
5 plus years of experience in health care law, with direct experience in hospital operations law practice and working knowledge of federal healthcare regulations
Prior large law firm experience is preferred
Experience in health care related contract drafting and transactional matters
Possess research, analytical, organizational, and computer skills
Must be able to work independently but within a team framework
Must have strong communication skills and be extremely responsive
Strong customer service orientation, meticulous attention to detail and initiative.
Must be self-motivated, organized, team player and work well in high-energy, faced paced environment.
Job: Executive Search
Primary Location: Dallas, Texas
Facility: Tenet Executive Search
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905010762
About Tenet Healthcare
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.