Senior Assistant General Counsel – Samaritan Health Plans
- Req #: 51808
- Samaritan Health Services
- Corvallis, OR
- SHS Legal
- 1.0 (80 hrs/pp) - Day
- Start / End Time: 0800 (8:00 am) - 1700 (5:00 pm)
- Overtime Rule: Exempt
Provides executive management and SHS/Samaritan Health Plans with sound legal advice/counsel to maintain tax exemption, protect against claims, facilitate compliance with federal/state regulations and represent interests in transactions, contracts, affiliations, mergers and other business ventures.
Provides oversight and direction for legal issues along with applicable federal/state laws and regulations. This department is responsible for all lines of business in all service locations.
LLB or JD required.
License to practice law in Oregon within one (1) year of hire required.
Five (5) years experience providing legal advice/counsel and offering substantive in-depth legal knowledge/expertise in areas such as provider contracts, health plan business operations and managed care compliance required.
Experience or training in overpayment, recovery and subrogation, as well as Medicaid and Medicare expertise required.
Oregon Medicaid, pharmacy, and clinical experience preferred.
Leadership - Inspires, motivates, and guides others toward accomplishing goals. Achieves desired results through effective people management.
Conflict resolution - Influences others to build consensus and gain cooperation. Proactively resolves conflicts in a positive and constructive manner.
Critical thinking – Identifies complex problems. Involves key parties, gathers pertinent data and considers various options in decision making process. Develops, evaluates and implements effective solutions.
Communication and team building – Leads effectively with excellent verbal and written communication. Delegates and initiates/manages cross-functional teams and multi-disciplinary projects.
(1 - 10% of the time)
(11 - 33% of the time)
(34 - 66% of the time)
(67 – 100% of the time)
LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 0-20 Lbs
LIFT (Knee to chest: 24"-54") 0 - 20 Lbs
LIFT (Waist to Eye: up to 54") 0 - 20 Lbs
CARRY 1-handed, 0 - 20 pounds
CARRY 2-handed, 0 - 20 pounds
KNEEL (on knees)
BEND FORWARD at waist
CLIMB - STAIRS
WALK - LEVEL SURFACE
ROTATE TRUNK Standing
REACH - Upward
PUSH (0-20 pounds force)
PULL (0-20 pounds force)
ROTATE TRUNK Sitting
REACH - Forward
MANUAL DEXTERITY Hands/wrists