Senior Health Plan Corporate Counsel will serve as the organization's primary in-house legal counsel in support of subsidiary corporations that provide health plans, third party administration, and wellness services and products. This position will be responsible for identifying and analyzing both complex and routine legal day-to-day health plan and administrative issues as well as integrate with and into, the Sanford Health Plan executive leadership team. This position will be expected to, among other things, serve as the subject matter expert and key resource for researching and analyzing legal issues related health plans and TPA and other administrative services; monitor and interpret applicable legal and regulatory requirements and developments; collaborate with staff to review, analyze and assure that plan documents are complete and accurate; contract review and negotiation; complete health care business transactions; and manage respective outside counsel services.
J.D. from an accredited law school. Generally requires 4+ years’ experience, preferably in a corporate law department, law firm or government agency specializing in managed care or insurance regulatory and compliance experience.
Must be admitted, or eligible for admission to the State Bar of South Dakota. Securing licensure in the states of North Dakota and Minnesota is strongly encouraged.
About Sanford Health:
At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.
In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.
The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.