Inova is an integrated, not-for-profit healthcare system based in Northern Virginia that serves more than two million people each year from the Washington, DC metropolitan area and beyond. Since its founding in 1956, Inova has grown to become a nationally recognized health system comprised of a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient services and facilities, primary and specialty care physician practices, insurance products, population health services, and health and wellness initiatives. Inova's five hospitals include more than 1,850 licensed beds and Inova has over 18,500 employees.
Inova's Office of General Counsel is seeking an Associate General Counsel to provide legal advice and direction on a wide range of topics related to the business and operations of the organization. In particular, this position will:
Serve as legal and strategic advisor for all health system operating units and business divisions.
Provide advice and guidance on compliance with federal and state health care laws and regulations, as well as licensure, accreditation, medical staff and credentialing matters for all clinical and business departments.
Be responsible for reviewing and drafting documents for complex, system-wide health care operational matters.
Provide advice and guidance on patient care, risk management, and bioethical issues for all clinical operating units.
Draft, review, and negotiate general service agreements and affiliation agreements, identify and analyze new or emerging areas of risk, and manage or provide support with respect to general legal matters.
In addition, from time to time this position will be expected to advise on a wide range of related legal topics and contribute with respect to related operational decisions.
Internal Number: 43791BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.