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Sentara Healthcare seeks an accomplished, senior lawyer to serve as its Deputy General Counsel or as Associate General Counsel or Assistant General Counsel, depending on experience.
With over $7B in assets, Sentara’s not-for-profit system includes 12 hospitals, 28,000 employees, four medical groups with approximately 1200 professionals, home health, hospice, rehab centers, long term care facilities, ambulatory surgery centers, medical transport, nursing homes, urgent care and other outpatient care centers and a College of Health Sciences. In addition, Sentara extends health insurance to over 500,000 people through Optima Health, its award-winning health plan. Sentara is ranked America's Best Employers, Forbes (2018).
The position is based at Sentara Healthcare’s corporate headquarters in Virginia Beach headquarters at our Optima Health Plan.
Sentara recognizes our employees by offering competitive pay plans, comprehensive health care plans, generous paid annual leave, a fully funded retirement plan, 403b plan, long and short term disability, tuition reimbursement, flex spending, life insurance, and wellness programs.
In addition to the requisite JD and license to practice in a state, broad knowledge and experience in health care regulatory, transactions and compliance, and/or health insurance, is expected. While experience is measured by more than just years of practice we generally expect approximately 20 years of experience for the Deputy role, approximately 12 years for the Associate role, and approximately 10 years for the Assistant role. In all cases, both law firm and in-house experience preferred.
About Sentara Healthcare
Sentara Healthcare was founded in Norfolk, Virginia, in 1888 as the 25-bed Retreat for the Sick, beginning Sentara’s rich history in the Hampton Roads area. It is the largest integrated health care provider in Southeastern Virginia and Northeastern North Carolina serving more than 2 million residents. Sentara is a not-for-profit health care organization whose mission is to “improve health every day” by providing innovative services to treat illness and disease and to promote the improvement of personal health. Sentara is directed by a group of community leaders who serve in a volunteer capacity as the Board of Directors. Sentara Healthcare is an acknowledged leader in patient safety and quality innovation and is comprised of 12 hospitals/2,727 beds, 7 magnet nursing hospitals, 4 medical groups (1,000 +providers), 12 long term care/assisted living facilities/PACE, an extended stay hospital and several outpatient campuses. The system also has urgent care centers, advanced imaging centers, medical transport (including Nightingale Air Ambulance), home health services, hospice services, and rehab/therapy centers. Sentara Healthcare includes Optima Health, a health plan providing HMO, ...PPO, and other health insurance products to about 450,000 members. Optima Health demonstrates a passion for health through innovative wellness solutions, coverage options, and workplace and community outreach programs. For 15 consecutive years, Optima Health has received National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) accreditation for its commercial HMO/POS health plans and Medicaid HMO product. Since 2004, Optima Health Plan has received an A+ rating from Weiss Ratings, Inc. for financial soundness, recognizing its ability to withstand severe economic adversity and showing exceptional financial strength. Among its many strengths, Sentara Healthcare is a national leader in heart and kidney care, stroke care, and infection prevention. The organization was the first health system in the nation to pioneer and develop the eICU, a remote monitoring system for intensive care. Through its ongoing participation in national and international research, Sentara Healthcare is dedicated to improving and increasing medical options for its patients.
Sentara Healthcare has consistently been ranked as one of the top most Integrated Healthcare Systems in the nation according to SDI Health and Modern Healthcare magazine. It is also the only healthcare system in the country to be among the nation’s top 10 for all 15 years of the survey and earned a number-one ranking in 2001, 2010 and 2011. Sentara received the HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 award in recognition of the highest level of electronic medical record adoption and for several consecutive years listed as a “Most Wired” health system.
The Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) is affiliated with Sentara Healthcare, and three of the Sentara Healthcare hospitals serve as clinical sites for selected EVMS’s student and resident programs.
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