Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. The largest health system in Wake County, WakeMed exists to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all. The 919-bed system comprises a network of facilities throughout the Triangle area, delivering health and wellness services that bring added value to the communities we serve. WakeMed is a leader in cardiac and vascular care, womens and childrens services, emergency medicine and trauma care, physical rehabilitation, orthopaedics and neurosciences. Specialty facilities include the WakeMed Heart Center, Childrens Hospital, Womens Pavilion and Birthplace, Rehabilitation Hospital, Adult and Childrens Emergency Departments and a Level 1 Trauma Center. WakeMeds team of more than 9,400 employees, 2,000 volunteers, 1,300 affiliated physicians, and the more than 300 physicians employed by WakeMed Physician Practices use the most advanced technologies along with the best minds and the biggest hearts to ensure the finest quality in health care and community health. For more information, visit Position Information:
The Associate General Counsel – Transactions provides in-house legal counsel to the WakeMed Legal Affairs department and reports to the Vice President and Chief Legal Officer (CLO). The services provided will cover a comprehensive array of legal issues facing the health system and health care providers, with a focus on healthcare transactions such as purchased products and services, real estate, managed care, joint venture and academic affiliation agreements.
7 Years Legal – Health System, Hospital, Multi-Specialty Physician Practice Required – Or Related Position Experience And Healthcare Law And Legal Advising And Legal Agreement Negotiating and Drafting Required
Doctorate Law Required
Hours of Work:
Generally 40 hours per week