RWJBarnabas Health is a growing, diverse system with thirteen hospitals, over 1,000 employed physicians, 9,000 attendings, and 32,000 employees. We have an opportunity for a health care attorney with five to eight years of experience to provide legal advice on business and compliance related issues. This position is a high profile and exciting growth opportunity.
The successful applicant will:
Review, draft and negotiate commercial, physician, real estate and other contracts and transactions, including physician employment agreements, leases, physician acquisitions, professional service agreements and other business arrangements.
Provide legal support and guidance with respect to strategic transactions, including preparing and reviewing documents, performing due diligence and advising on various issues.
Provide advice to the Compliance Department and other clients with respect to Stark, anti-kickback, federal reimbursement, civil monetary penalty, HIPAA, licensing, EMTALA, and other federal and state regulatory requirements.
Review, draft and negotiate commercial and health care contracts, including supply chain, information technology, clinical research, construction, managed care, and other health care business agreements.
Advise on wide range of other general health care topics.
Education & Qualifications:
Excellent academic credentials and Juris Doctorate degree from a nationally recognized law school.
Active bar membership in at least one U.S. jurisdiction and eligibility for admission to the New Jersey bar as in-house counsel.
Minimum of 5 years of experience in an intensive health care law environment at either a top law firm and/or in the legal department of a large organization
We offer a great work environment, competitive rates and excellent benefits, including:
Vacation/Personal/Holiday/Sick Time Off
Short & Long Term Disability
Basic Life & Accidental Death Insurance
Health Care/Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
Welcome to Barnabas Health, New Jersey’s largest integrated health care delivery system. It includes Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville; Community Medi...cal Center in Toms River; Kimball Medical Center in Lakewood; Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch; Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark; Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center in Toms River; and Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston. The System also includes the Barnabas Health Outpatient Centers with the Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center in Livingston and the Saint Barnabas Family Imaging and Breast Center in Bedminster; ambulatory care facilities, geriatric centers, a state-wide behavioral health network and comprehensive home care and hospice programs.Barnabas Health's 19,600 employees (second largest private employer in the state) and 4,750 physicians (one-fourth of N.J. practicing physicians), and 450 residents provide treatment and services for more than 225,000 inpatients and same day surgery patients, 451,000 Emergency Department patients and over 1.5 million outpatients each year, and deliver more than 17,500 babies annually.Among our nationally recognized services and facilities are New Jersey’s only certified burn treatment facility; world-class cardiac surgery services for adults and pediatrics; the state’s oldest, most experienced center for heart transplants, ranked in top 10 by volume in the nation; New Jersey’s only lung transplant program; two kidney transplant centers which are among the largest in the nation with 35 years of experience; six certified chest pain centers by the American Society of Chest Pain Centers; three Joint Commission-accredited Primary Stroke Centers, one Comprehensive state-accredited Stroke Center, and three state-accredited Primary Stroke Centers.Our renowned services also include the most comprehensive robotic surgery service in the region with cardiothoracic surgery, general surgery, adult and pediatric urology, gynecology, and gynecologic oncology; a highly respected neurology and neurosurgery program; a widely recognized reproductive medicine and science program; nationally recognized geriatric services; comprehensive cancer services, providing patients with state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge treatment options through participation in clinical research trials; three Valerie Fund Children’s Centers for Cancer and Blood Disorders; renowned women’s and children’s services, including Children's Hospital of New Jersey at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and The Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center; and New Jersey’s only neonatal ECMO program for life-support.Throughout Barnabas Health, our dedicated physicians, nurses and health professionals are committed to providing the highest quality of patient care and health education to the community and the region.