Senior Associate Counsel- Gainesville - Relocation Assistance Available
Do the finest work of your career with one of the finest hospital systems.
Join us at UF Health Shands in Gainesville, where the professional setting is as attractive as our reputation for clinical excellence.
What makes one employer stand out? Some value the ability to enhance lives within an environment where discovery, innovation, and positive patient outcomes are the norm. Others seek the ability to learn, grow, and succeed through exceptional professional resources. And there are those who desire rewards and recognition commensurate with their contributions. We believe the very best team members deserve all of these advantages, and more.
The University of Florida Shands Hospital is hiring a Full-Time Senior Associate Counsel in Gainesville, Florida
Salary: $130,000.00 to $170,000.00 /year
The University of Florida Shands Hospital is recognized by Becker's Hospital Review as one of the 150 Top Places to Work, by Forbes as One of America's Best Employers, by Indeed as #15 on the list of 25 top-rated workplaces: Best Hospitals and among both U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals and Best Children's Hospitals. Our Magnet-designated facility offers not only world-class patient care but also outstanding research and education opportunities to its employees.
Gainesville Community Highlights:
Home to the University of Florida and Santa Fe College
Florida Gators athletic events year round
More than 20 nature parks
Bustling downtown area with numerous dining and entertainment options
Weekly, local farmers markets
Seasonal art festivals
Progressive live music scene
Theaters and museums
Excellent public and private schools for children
Within an hour and a half from the east and west coasts of Florida
Surrounded by small towns rich with southern charm
Known for nearby springs and rivers
Within two hours of Orlando, Jacksonville and Tampa
UF Health Shands provides the following core benefits:
Medical Insurance (EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY UPON DATE OF HIRE)
Long-Term Disability Insurance
Employee Life and AD&D Insurance (effective the first day of the month after employment)
Paid Time Off (accrues bi-weekly based on hours worked and years of service)
Employee Assistance Plan
Tuition Reimbursement (available after six months of employment)
This full-time attorney provides Shands with expert legal representation in the areas of healthcare operations, healthcare licensing, patient care issues, regulatory matters, medical staff, scope of practice matters, contracts, business transactions, fraud and abuse, compliance and general legal representation on all matters which may impact Shands or its affiliated entities. This full-time attorney will work collaboratively with hospital administrators and physician leadership to ensure Shands operations meet all applicable standards, regulations, laws, in a manner consistent with its goals and strategic mission.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
J.D. plus 10 years corporate and health care legal experience, with supervisory experience
*Member of Florida Bar or other state bar and eligible for Florida Authorized House Counsel status and otherwise eligible to take the examination for admission to the Florida Bar
Broad legal experience in medical staff, licensure, hospital operations, administrative and regulatory matters, contracts, business transactions, fraud and abuse, and compliance, is required, with experience in specialty health law areas required.
Be part of the team of excellence that is moving medicine forward.
In addition to a culture defined by teamwork and professional support, we offer competitive salaries, outstanding benefits, and relocation assistance.
You may also elect the following voluntary benefits:
Cancer Protection Policy
Critical Care Insurance
Dependent Life Insurance
Discounts on Auto and Homeowners Insurance
FlexChecks Dependent Care Reimbursement Account
FlexChecks Health Care Reimbursement Account
Group Legal Insurance
Supplemental AD&D Insurance
Supplemental Short-Term Disability
Universal Life Insurance
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