DaVita's well-regarded law department counsels all businesses of the Company and provides legal support for all transactions. The attorneys are viewed as strategic business partners and work closely with each other and with senior management on a daily basis.
The DaVita in-house team is known as the "Justice League or the JLD." The Justice League is comprised of over 190 attorneys, paralegals, and professionals. The Justice League values diversity, support and respect for each other, analytical rigor, commitment to professional development, and a passion for excellence.
Position is a based at DaVita’s Headquarters in Denver, Colorado
Mentoring, leadership and involvement with the broader JLD team of attorneys
Exceptional opportunity for growth and experience in regulated industry with an entrepreneurial organization poised for growth
Perform regulatory work and review with focus on fraud and abuse, reimbursement, and provider relationships
Perform transactional work and review with focus on structures and arrangements that could create risk under state and federal healthcare laws
Provide general healthcare advice on compliance, regulatory and physician relationship issues, including advice on the False Claims Act, Beneficiary Inducement, Stark, Anti-Kickback, and physician entities
Draft, review, and negotiate service agreements with healthcare providers
Provide counsel to the executive teams
Coordinate with other legal groups on regulatory, risk, compliance, and operational issues
Provide accurate updates and reporting on organizational risks to managers
Ability to handle legal and administrative work, help on management processes
Outside counsel management
J.D. Degree with minimum 5 years legal experience in healthcare
Prior legal experience within healthcare field
State Bar Admission and good standing
Understanding and experience with relevant health care compliance issues (i.e., Anti-Kickback Statute, Stark, False Claims Act, HIPAA, practice management issues)
Strong communication skills, written and oral
Pragmatic problem solver
Maturity and strong interpersonal skills; one whose counsel and judgment is sought
A keen understanding of business, the ability to diagnose legal problems, and present sensible solutions and alternatives
The ability to effectively manage time and resources to accomplish ambitious work volume and goals in budget
A bright individual who is a "quick study" and grasps issues quickly
Good stamina and humor; able to work well under pressure in a fast moving, dynamic company
A team participant who can move beyond being just the lawyer to the team
Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
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About DaVitaDaVita Inc., a Fortune 500® company, is the parent company of DaVita Kidney Care. DaVita Kidney Care is a leading provider of kidney care in the United States, delivering dialysis services to patients with chronic kidney failure and end stage renal disease. DaVita Kidney Care consistently differentiates itself from other kidney care companies and surpasses national averages for clinica...l outcomes. The company's clinical outcomes for dialysis have improved for the past decade, and in many key areas measuring quality dialysis care, we lead the nation. As of September 30, 2016, DaVita Kidney Care operated or provided administrative services at 2,318 outpatient dialysis centers located in the United States serving approximately 199,000 patients. The company also operated 139 outpatient dialysis centers located in 11 countries outside the United States.