Associate General Counsel

Roanoke, VA, US, 24011

Job Summary

Carilion Clinic’s Legal Services Department provides comprehensive legal advice and support concerning all aspects of its health care enterprise.  Employing over 13,000 individuals, Carilion seeks a health care attorney with experience with the legal aspects of employment matters.  It is envisioned that this Associate General Counsel will spend approximately fifty (50) percent of his or her time on employment related matters and the remainder on contractual matters common to a health system.  Specific responsibilities include:

Drafting, revising and reviewing contracts, agreements, policies, procedures, written materials and handbooks involving employment, terms and conditions of employment, employment separation, independent contractors, human resources vendors, staffing agencies, and leased employees;

Responding to and advising on government agency audits and investigations (Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Department of Labor, Office of Federal Contract Compliance, Virginia Attorney General, Virginia Human Rights Commission);

Providing employment advice on matters such as wage and hour, attendance, leave, discipline and investigations;

Drafting, revising and reviewing a broad spectrum of non-employment contracts to include areas such as purchasing (supply chain and materials management), IT and real estate;

Reviewing and analyzing arrangements between hospitals and other parties on compliance for Stark, Anti-Kickback Statute, and other fraud and abuse laws, EMTALA, HIPAA, antitrust laws, and any other regulatory requirements applicable to such arrangements;

Developing new areas of sub-specialty as needs may arise;

Working effectively with management and other members of the Department (6 attorneys, 1 paralegal and 1 administrative/executive assistant) as well as in conjunction with outside counsel, with limited supervision. 

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from an accredited law school required.

Experience: Minimum of four (4) years of experience as outside counsel within an employment or health care law department.  Similar in-house experience with a hospital or health system may be considered.     

Licensure/certification: Eligible to practice as an attorney within the Commonwealth of Virginia via a Virginia license or in-house counsel designation.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Must be a self-starter with an attention to detail who meets deadlines with changing priorities and who has excellent judgment and decision-making skills.     

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 

 


Requisition Number: 27289 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CASB - Carilion Administrative Services Building 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Business Hours - Additional Hours as Needed
Recruiter: DAVID L NIVEN 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4057 
Recruiter Email: dlniven@carilionclinic.org


This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

Job Segment: Neurology, Orthopedic, Supply, Pediatric, Supply Chain, Healthcare, Operations

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