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Dallas TX Full Time Posted: Saturday, 9 November 2019
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Looking for your next opportunity? If so, choose Parkland and discover what a meaningful job feels like. Whether you work directly with patients or use your talent to support our care, you'll be part of a team that's providing valuable health services to Dallas County residents. And here, you'll have the opportunity to put all your skills to work, and the support to grow and advance in your job and your field. Step into a career that will make a substantial difference for our patients-and for you. We blend cultures, talents, and experience into an exemplary health and hospital system. Parkland has earned distinction as one of America's Best Hospitals by U.S News and World Report every year since 1994.


Serves as an experienced attorney, contributing to the Legal Affairs Department s execution of core legal services. Provides strategic advice, guidance, and handles legal and regulatory matters which could include healthcare business transactions and contracts, hospital operations and governance, healthcare related regulatory investigations and litigation, medical malpractice, general vendor/commercial claims and litigation, and all related functions and activities. This position will also assist with department and client management as requested and directed by department leadership.



  • Must be a graduate of an accredited law school.


  • Must have a minimum of six years of law practice experience with a preference towards healthcare related transactions, regulatory investigations and litigation, medical malpractice, general vendor/commercial contracts, claims and litigation, hospital operations and risk management functions.

Equivalent Education and/or Experience:

  • May have an equivalent combination of education and experience to substitute for the experience requirements.


  • Must have a current Texas State Bar Association license; OR, must pursue Admission without Examination as outlined based on reciprocity as outlined by the most recent standards established by the Texas State Bar Association resulting in receipt of a Texas State Bar Association license within 9 months of hire date.
  • Must maintain good standing with the Texas Bar Association or an equivalent state bar association after admission.
  • Must have Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) course certification for IS-700.A: National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction within 30 days of placement in role.
  • Must have Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) course certification for IS-100.HCB: Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Healthcare/Hospitals within 30 days of placement in role.
  • Must have Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) course certification for IS-200.HCA: Applying ICS to Healthcare Organizations (ICS 200) within 30 days of placement in role. Skills or Special Abilities:
  • Must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of hospital personnel.
  • Must be a good team player, able to work well with colleagues and other departments, and to coordinate effectively with internal and outside legal counsel in appropriate circumstances.
  • Must have good investigative skills.
  • Must be organized, detail oriented and have excellent oral, written and negotiation skills.
  • Must have critical thinking and practical strategy skills as applied to hospital/healthcare business.

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.

Dallas TX, United States of America
Parkland Hospital
Parkland Hospital
11/9/2019 6:22:18 AM

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