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CarePoint Health System is a three-hospital health system located in Hudson County, New Jersey. CarePoint is currently conducting a search for an assistant general counsel to join its in-house legal team.
Located in Jersey City, New Jersey at the corporate headquarters of CarePoint Health, this position offers an attorney the opportunity to expand their skills and enhance their experience at a distinguished organization during a time of growth, change, and innovation.
The Assistant General Counsel is responsible for advising on a wide variety of legal matters, including but not limited to contract drafting and negotiation, employment agreements, medical staff matters, patient care issues, litigation, risk management and compliance. The Assistant General Counsel will:
--Provide support to designated areas of the system on legal issues, including review of likely or pending litigation matters, providing legal advice to management and staff, and drafting and reviewing policy revisions in conformity with statutory and regulatory requirements;
--Researching a broad range of laws and regulations affecting the system, including federal and state laws and regulations affecting the licensing, certification and operation of healthcare facilities; Medicare and Medicaid, Stark Law, Anti-Kickback law, and antitrust issues; procurement; corporate compliance (including conflict of interest); and risk management.
--Draft, negotiate and review contracts and related documents, including for the provision of health care related services, procurement of goods and services, affiliation agreements, physician employment and services, leases of space and property, confidentiality of patient and proprietary information, intellectual property, and data sharing.
--Provide general legal advice to the system’s affiliated entities, senior management, medical staff leadership and employees on a wide variety of legal matters related to operational issues, including patient-related situations.
Qualifications and Requirements
--J.D. from an accredited institution;
---Admitted to the practice of law in at least one state of the United States, preferably New Jersey
--Three to five years of law firm or in-house counsel experience, primarily in the practice of health law
Internal Number: 2892
About CarePoint Health
360 degree coordinated careWith a focus on preventive medicine, healthcare education, and disease management, CarePoint Health provides patients with 360-degree-coordinated care delivered by the area’s best and most dedicated doctors, nurses, hospitals and medical staff.CarePoint Health brings quality, patient-focused healthcare to Hudson County. Combining the resources of three area hospitals — Bayonne Medical Center, Christ Hospital in Jersey City, and Hoboken University Medical Center — CarePoint Health is a new approach to delivering healthcare that puts the patient front and center.Our mission — to make Hudson County a healthier place for everyone through:Truly coordinated careWe are a network of doctors, nurses and other medical professionals who surround you and your family with expertise and attentiveness. Everyone works together to provide complete coordination, from the doctor’s office to the hospital to your own home.Top doctors who really careLeading physicians join CarePoint Health because we give them the resources they need to provide the quality of care they want to deliver. CarePoint Health doctors take the time to listen to patients and their unique concerns, so t...hat together, they can make the right decisions.Three leading hospitals, unitedCarePoint Health brings together three prominent Hudson County hospitals. As a patient, you benefit from the expertise and capabilities of a broad network of specialists and specialized technology.A focus on preventive careAt CarePoint Health, all of our medical professionals emphasize preventive medicine and focus on educating patients on how to make healthy life choices.