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Manages the timely review and quality control for contracts for supplies, capital, and services. Negotiates and ensures purchasing contracts meet the organizational business and regulatory criteria during the Supply Chain due diligence.
Job Specific Duties
Manages the review of purchasing and service contracts in coordination with Legal Services and Supply Chain Administrative Team.
Discusses and negotiates purchasing contract terms; obtains revised agreements to meet internal legal requirements and considers/communicates potential impact of business relationship.
Understands and adheres to the Code of Business and Legal Conduct, Ethics and Compliance Program, and organization policies and procedures. Complies with all laws, regulations, and company policies governing the delivery of quality health care services to include DNV standards.
Interact with members of the Health System Community, legal profession, officials of the state and federal government, group purchasing organization, and others.
Assists in the development of standard contract language, vendor credentialing criteria, RFP and RFI standard documents, technology deployment supporting contracting and supply chain, and maintenance of documents in approved archives.
Manages the calendar of contract review or renewal for the broad scope of supplies, capital, equipment maintenance, purchased services, and consulting agreements.
Functions as a reviewer of project and construction agreements.
Assists in coordinating bid process and document preparation following the RFP policy.
Facilitates the coordination of the execution of contracts and communicates to all concerned.
Prepares reports or presentations as requested, including production of special project reports for contracts and expense management initiatives in Supply Chain on behalf of the organization.
Minimum Job Requirements
Juris Doctorate - Law Degree from an accredited US Law School
Attorney - Florida Bar License
4-7 years of experience as a practicing lawyer
3-5 years of experience with procurement and supplier contract review and negotiations
3-5 years of experience in the areas of hospital operations, physician practice operations, and/or healthcare regulations
Internal Number: 19278
About Nicklaus Children's Health System
Nicklaus Children’s Health System, is the region’s only healthcare system exclusively for children. In addition to Nicklaus Children’s Hospital and a growing number of outpatient centers located throughout the tri-county area, the health system includes Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Foundation, the organization’s fundraising arm; Nicklaus Children's Pediatric Specialists, a nonprofit physician practice subsidiary; a management services organization, and an ambulatory surgery center.
Our vision is to be where the children are. Ultimately, this means being there through all stages of health and life, both physically and emotionally. To be a trusted partner to children and their families, not only in times of illness, but throughout their life journey.
Our mission is to inspire hope and promote lifelong health by providing the best care to every child.
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