Senior Counsel

UnityPoint Health St. Lukes

Requisition ID
2021-87796
Category
Legal/Compliance
Location
US-IA-West Des Moines
Address
1776 West Lakes Pkwy
Affiliate
9010 Administration
City
West Des Moines
Department
Law
State
IA
FTE
1.0
FLSA
Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift
Business Hours, Monday - Friday
Work Type (Portal Searching)
Full Time Benefits

Overview

Open to Remote or within our UnityPoint Health locations. This position will be leveled based on candidate experience.

 

At UnityPoint Health, you’ll know how much you matter to this world.

 

Every day, over 30,000 UnityPoint Health team members come to work knowing what we do is making a difference in the communities we serve and the patients we help. We invite you to join our amazing network of people who are making a difference at one of the largest and most comprehensive health care systems in the Midwest.

Responsibilities

UnityPoint Health has an immediate opportunity for an experienced health care attorney to become a member of our top-notch team of legal professionals. This position is for a Senior Counsel and requires a minimum of eight (8) years of legal experience in malpractice litigation and/or other healthcare delivery related topics such as consent, mental health, mandatory reports, EMTALA, and/or medical staff issues.

Qualifications

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • License to practice law in Iowa or be licensed to practice in another state and be eligible for registration for in-house counsel in Iowa.
  • Law degree from an accredited nationally recognized law school.
  • A minimum of eight (8) years’ legal experience in malpractice litigation and/or other healthcare delivery related topics.
  • Highly developed communication skills to effectively work with all levels of management throughout UnityPoint Health, its subsidiaries and affiliates.
  • Ability to continuously display high standards of ethics, honesty, integrity, and dependability.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to take initiative and exercise independent judgment, decision making and problem solving expertise.
  • Ability to work as a team member.

UnityPoint Health offers a great work environment, competitive salaries, and excellent benefits including:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision plans
  • 401(k)
  • Lucrative PTO plan
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • HSA/FSA Accounts

Job ID: 74039

Posted 17 days ago

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