Samaritan Health Services is seeking a Senior Assistant General Counsel – Health Plans. This individual will be a key member of the Health Plan leadership team reporting directly to the Vice President, General Counsel at our corporate headquarters in Corvallis, Oregon.
The Primary Responsibilities:
The primary responsibilities of the Senior Assistant General Counsel – Health Plans include: health plan Board governance, health plan contracting, insurance regulation and coverage, including all aspects of state insurance regulation, Medicare Advantage, and Coordinated Care Organization processes. This position will also provide legal guidance for provider or member disputes, commercial contracting, including risk contracting arrangement and value-based care initiatives. She/He serves as a primary resource to business leaders and navigator to address legal issues impacting complex business problems or strategies and oversees substantive legal projects within the Health Plan coordinating with and having accountability to the Vice President, General Counsel of SHS.
The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of experience in a law firm and/or in-house counsel for an integrated healthcare delivery system, or a combination of the two, providing guidance on the primary subjects identified above. We also seek a creative and collaborative leader with significant experience in furthering strategic initiatives. Above all, he/she will promote SHS’s mission of PRIDE (Passion, Respect, Integrity, Dedication, Excellence) and be a solution-driven team player.
This position requires a JD and current licensure. If not currently licensed in Oregon, must be able to obtain a license within 12 months of hire.
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Samaritan Health Services is a not-for-profit regional health system that brings together community hospitals, physician clinics and health insurance plans to serve more than 250,000 residents of Oregon’s Benton, Lincoln and Linn counties
About Samaritan Health Services
Thousands of your friends and neighbors make up Samaritan Health Services. We’re a not-for-profit network of hospitals, clinics and health services caring for more than 250,000 residents in the mid-Willamette Valley and central Oregon Coast. We work together to provide innovative medicine and world-class quality in a way that supports the values of the communities we serve. That includes caring for all people, regardless of your ability to pay.