From acquisition of products and services, real estate transactions, and new ventures to union grievances, provider operations, and liability claims, this group encompasses all of Kaiser Permanente’s legal and government counseling and provides cost-effective legal support across all functions.
Counsel III, Provider Operations
Oakland or Pasadena, California
In this role, you will provide counsel to Kaiser Permanente Hospitals and health care providers regarding day-to-day regulatory and operational matters and requires a general health law background. This is an opportunity to have a broad provider regulatory practice, supporting Kaiser Permanente’s operations as an integrated delivery system in California and the eight other jurisdictions where Kaiser Permanente operates. This legal position can be located in either Oakland or Pasadena, California.
At least seven years of experience as an attorney in a law firm, company, or in government in one or more health law or health care regulatory legal specialties
A bachelor’s degree
A juris degree
State Bar license
Membership in local Bar association
The ability to demonstrate skillful insight into critical business problems and emerging legal issues
The proven ability to render timely and sound legal advice within applicable legal principles
The ability to maintain current knowledge of specialty area
Preferred Qualifications Include:
Significant experience counseling hospitals and other providers regarding Medicare and Medicaid fee-for-service billing and regulatory requirements
Experience in the health care industry
Experience advising complex organizations with interaction between multiple legal entities
Demonstrates skillful insight into critical business problems and emerging legal issues
Proven ability to render timely and sound legal advice within applicable legal principles
Excellent written and oral advocacy skills and strong interpersonal skills
Current knowledge of specialty area
Positive personality that will be an asset to the group
Comfortable reaching out to others to learn and develop necessary skills
The ability to work collaboratively in a team setting
For immediate consideration, please visit http://kp.org/careers for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 753309.
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.
This position supports Kaiser Permanente’s code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.
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As America's largest nonprofit health plan, serving over 11 million members in eight states and the District of Columbia, we're driven by the needs of our patients and our responsibility to the communities we serve. We recruit high-caliber individuals and provide them with a positive work environment, outstanding facilities and resources, competitive wages, and exceptional benefits. If you believe quality of care and quality of life go hand in hand, this is the place to put your beliefs into practice.