Job Description - Senior Counsel , Provider Operations -Oakland
or Pasadena (891762)
Senior Counsel , Provider Operations -Oakland or Pasadena Job
Number: 891762 Posting Date : Jul 6, 2020, 8:14:10 PM
As a member of the Legal Department's Provider Operations
Practice Group, this position provides legal counsel and support to
Kaiser Hospitals and health care providers regarding day-to-day
regulatory and operational matters. This is a broad provider
regulatory practice supporting Kaiser Permanente’s operations as an
integrated delivery system in California and the eight other
jurisdictions where Kaiser Permanente operates. This includes
supporting all KP Regions and the Government Programs Practice
Group and Revenue Cycle operations on the implications of Medicare
and Medicaid fee-for-service reimbursement regulations.
• Advise complex organizations within KP enterprise-wide, across
multiple legal business entities
• Advise Hospitals and Health Plan leadership and other health
care providers regarding regulatory and operational matters, such
as state licensing, Medicare Conditions of Participation,
accreditation standards, credentialing and medical staff matters,
patient consent, scope of practice, bioethics and privacy
• Advise healthcare providers (including hospital, ASC and/or
medical clinic leaders) about compliance with Medicare
• Serve as a subject matter expert and educational resource on
all aspects of provider regulatory issues, such as mental health,
chemical dependency, privacy, EMTALA, HITECH and medical device
regulation for business leaders and colleagues.
• Minimum eight (8) years of general health care law experience,
including a minimum of five (5) years of provider regulatory
License, Certification, Registration
• Active membership in the California Bar (or membership within
one (1) year from date of hire).
• Experience providing interpretation and analysis of statutes,
regulations and hospital and physician practice standards,
processes and procedures.
• Successful candidate will have a working knowledge of hospital
operations and physician practice matters and regulatory
• Excellent academic and professional qualifications.
• Superior writing and analytical skills based on substantial
experience advising complex organizations with interaction between
• Solid work ethic, excellent interpersonal and communication
skills (written and verbal), and sharp analytical skills.
• Ability to work independently and to work collaboratively as
part of a team.
• Minimum ten (10) years of general health care law experience,
including a minimum of eight (8) years of provider regulatory
experience strongly preferred.
Primary Location : California-Oakland-Ordway One Kaiser Plaza
Scheduled Hours (1-40) : 40 Shift : Day Working Days : Mon - Fri
Working Hours Start : 8:00 AM Working Hours End : 5:00 PM Job
Schedule : Full-time Job Type : Standard Employee Status : Regular
Employee Group (Union Affiliation) : Salaried, Non-Union, Exempt
Job Level : Director/Senior Director Job Category : Legal /
Government Relations Public Department Name : Legal Travel : Yes,
10 % of the Time
Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to
a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation,
national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry,
disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information,
other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or
any other protected status. External hires must pass a background
check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or
conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner
consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local
ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los
Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.
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