Role: Senior Counsel - Healthcare Law
Assignment: Legal Administration
Location: Louisville, KY
Assignment Capsule Humana’s Law Department is seeking an attorney to provide legal advice and support for its fully insured group medical operations. The position is primarily responsible for providing counsel on nationwide insurance and regulatory matters for fully insured group medical insurance. Position responsibilities include: • Providing advice on benefit coverage, claim handling, underwriting and agent issues. • Interpreting medical insurance laws and regulations as pertaining to healthcare and medical. • Drafting and reviewing company policies and procedures. • Preparation, interpretation and negotiation of contracts and other legal documents.
Role Essentials : • 3-8 years of medical insurance legal and regulatory experience with a healthcare insurance company, or in a law firm where the primary responsibility is working with healthcare law and health insurance law, insurance and regulations • Juris Doctor from ABA accredited law school • Active membership in a state bar association • Strong communication, legal writing, research and analytical skills • Ability to work independently under general supervision and in team settings.
Role Desirables: • Demonstrate in-depth understanding of major employee benefits insurance laws and related laws/regulations and apply this knowledge to situations, inquiries and document preparation. • Excellent interpersonal/relationship-building skills and ability to collaborate with and positively influence others • Legal practice experience in a health solutions setting • Experienc e reviewing agreements • Ability to create preventive strategies for reducing corporate risk .
Reporting Relationships • You will report to an Assistant General Counsel. This area is under the leadership of the SVP & General Counsel .
Title: Senior Counsel - Healthcare Law
Requisition ID: 191262
Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Ky., is a leading health care company that offers a wide range of insurance products and health and wellness services that incorporate an integrated approach to lifelong well-being. By leveraging the strengths of its core businesses, Humana believes it can better explore opportunities for existing and emerging adjacencies in health care that can further enhance wellness opportunities for the millions of people across the nation with whom the company has relationships.
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