Overview: The Vice President and Deputy General Counsel provides legal advice and services to the health system, including the Senior Leadership Team and Hospital Administrators. The Vice President and Deputy General Counsel is a member of WellStar Leadership and is responsible for the day-to-day management of the legal department, including delegating work assignments, monitoring budgets and managing personnel. This role reports directly to the Executive Vice President/General Counsel of WellStar, Leo Reichert. There is only one DGC at WellStar.
Company: The not-for-profit WellStar Health System is Georgia's largest health system with about a dozen hospitals, health parks, a pediatric center, more than 300 medical office locations, and over 25,000 team members.
Compensation:Compensation will be commensurate with experience.
Experience: Candidate must have demonstrated at least twelve (12) to fifteen (15) total years of significant legal experience in a health care system, large corporation, or major law firm, including primary and independent responsibility for significant transactions and governance support. Ten (10) years healthcare law experience is required, as is three (3) to five (5) years of direct management experience . Proficiency with and knowledge of the unique issues of a large integrated non-profit health system is required. Prior in-house is required.
Internal Number: 103294
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