Job Details

Health Care Attorney in Fort Worth, TX

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Company name

Cook Children's Health Care System

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Practice Area

Health Care

Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required


Fort Worth, TX

Date Last Verified

Jul 23,2016

Posted on

Jun 29,2015

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Senior Attorney-Hospital Operations/Patient Care Duties: provides senior staff level legal advice to corporate entities affiliated with the Health Care System (System), which is an integrated pediatric health care delivery system that includes a licensed acute care hospital, a fund raising and endowment foundation, a management company, an integrated physician non-profit health care corporation, health maintenance organization, home health company, captive insurance company and a for-profit ancillary services company. Responsible for giving appropriate and timely legal guidance to the various boards of trustees, senior management, and all levels of medical staff leaders and committees, as well as employees throughout the System regarding dealing with patient care issues and conducting System business within legal parameters.

Qualification and Experience

QUALIFICATIONS: Senior Attorney must have a bachelor’s degree, a law degree, a license to practice law in the State of Texas. 10+ years' experience. 5+ years' legal and managerial experience in increasingly responsible positions with a law firm or corporate legal department dealing with both for-profit and non-profit organizations and the healthcare industry required. 3+ years of experience in general health care law. Experience in delivering legal services for clients in an integrated health care setting. must have a clear understanding of the internal needs of management, employees and medical staff members and must provide or organize appropriate legal resources for successful implementation of strategic plans.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Cook Children's Health Care System
801 Seventh Avenue
Fort Worth, TX 76104