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Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Company name

Illinois Health and Hospital Association.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required

Location

Naperville, IL

Date Last Verified

May 24,2018

Posted on

May 15,2018
Practice Area
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Health Care >> Health Care
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Senior Vice President and General Counsel The candidate serves as Chief Legal Officer to the Association. Serves as a member of the Senior Leadership Team and a senior advisor to the president. Provides legal advice, guidance, and representation to and its related entities with respect to business, transactional, governance, regulatory, policy, advocacy, and compliance matters. Relevant areas of law include non-profit and for-profit corporate organization and governance; federal, state and local lobbying; federal, state, and local campaign finance; antitrust; information technology; healthcare data; privacy and security; (c)(6) and (c)(3) tax-exemption; contracts; government contracts and grants; insurance regulation; group purchasing; intellectual property; and employment. Serves as chief compliance officer of and related entities. Develops, maintains, and updates corporate documents, including articles, bylaws, policies, licenses, corporate minutes, regulatory filings, and contracts. May serve as Secretary or Assistant Secretary of Association or related entities. Provides information and education regarding relevant legal issues to Association staff, boards and members. Manages Association’s involvement in litigation or administrative proceedings as a party or amicus curiae. Drafts or oversees the drafting and filing of amicus briefs consistent with Association policies. Selects and supervises legal department staff and outside counsel to carry out any of the responsibilities of the general counsel. Manages Association’s relationship with the affiliate society, Illinois Association of Healthcare Attorneys. Serves as a member of the Senior Leadership Team. Participates in strategic planning, budgeting, and selection of trustees and officers. Maintains relationships with trustees, officers, and key members. Serves as member of Advocacy Team on select issues, providing analysis on legislative, regulatory and judicial issues affecting members. Participates in strategy development and implementation on select issues. Serves as member of Policy Team on select issues, with particular focus on Medicaid assessment and reimbursement and issues related to transformation to new models of care. Other duties as assigned by the president or Association Board of Trustees.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have 8+ years’ experience, preferably advising hospitals or health systems, other types of health care providers, or health-related trade associations or professional societies. Appropriately licensed to practice law in-house in Illinois is essential. Knowledge of the legal, regulatory, compliance and health policy issues confronting hospitals is essential. Must have experience in relevant areas of law, such as non-profit and for-profit corporate organization and governance; federal, state and local lobbying; federal, state, and local campaign finance; antitrust; information technology; healthcare data; privacy and security; (c)(6) and (c)(3) tax-exemption; contracts; government contracts and grants; insurance regulation; group purchasing; intellectual property; and employment. Excellent speaking and writing skills, including the ability to clearly describe complex issues is essential.

Additional info

Requisition ID : 1109

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Illinois Health and Hospital Association.
222 South Riverside Plaza
Suite 19
Chicago, IL 60606

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