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Sr. Legal Counsel, Healthcare

Company name

CVS Health.

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Date Last Verified

Sep 22, 2020

Valid Through

Jan 05, 2021

Posted on

Sep 15, 2020

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required


Florham Park, NJ, United States

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Practice Area
Health Care >> Health Care
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Senior Legal Counsel, Healthcare
Duties: Developing factual and legal analyses in defense of nationwide administrative complaints and investigations against pharmacies and pharmacists. Work with field leadership and internal corporate partners to establish appropriate legal defenses through witness interviews, review of internal data, policies and procedures, preparation of witnesses for informal and formal administrative proceedings, and evaluation and negotiation of proposed settlement offers. Draft responses on behalf of the company and review responses of outside counsel to allegations of non-compliance. Work with field leadership and internal corporate partners to identify changes in procedure necessary to ensure on-going compliance. Develop and foster internal client relationships in retail pharmacy, review and analyze pharmacy regulatory research and provide guidance to internal clients on complaint practices and programs. Collaborate with other team members on communications with Boards of Pharmacy and identification of administrative enforcement trends that may impact business goals and operations. Partnering with the corporate compliance office to ensure completion of changes to retail pharmacy policies and procedures in order for the business to remain complaint. Identifying business and legal risks in retail pharmacy operations to ensure complaint pharmacy practices. Developing a deep understanding of the business and operational goals of retail pharmacy while maintaining positive relationships with clients at all levels of the organization.. Partnering with other internal attorneys on legal and regulatory compliance and general corporate legal issues.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and JD Degree required. Admitted to practice law in at least one state and in good standing with applicable bar association(s). 8+ years’ experience in law firm or in/house setting. 5+ years Litigation Experience, including direct experience with hearings (trial, administrative hearing, etc.) and preparation (discovery/motion practice, brief writing, deposition). Preferred: 1-3 years' Pharmacy regulatory experience. 1-3 years' Healthcare litigation experience. Familiarity with administrative/regulatory law. Familiarity with retail pharmacy operations.

Additional info

Job ID: 1366382BR

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
CVS Health.
One CVS Drive
Woonsocket, RI 02895

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