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Job: Contract Paralegal-Risk Management

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Jobing Description

Facility: SHC Corporate, Scottsdale, AZ
Job Category: Professional
Department: Risk Management
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Days
Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Hours/PP: 80
Req #: 30196
Scottsdale Healthcare is renowned for world-class care that puts the individual first. We care for our patients as well as the people who work here by providing a culture of respect and compassion-plus fantastic quality-of- life features like on-site child care.

Expect world-class facilities, sophisticated technologies, and a strong mentorship culture. Because this is also a learning and teaching organization, we treat medically complex cases and utilize cutting-edge research. Get real experience, continuously learn, and do more with your career!

Led by a community-based board of directors, non-profit Scottsdale Healthcare is a vital part of the community serving beautiful Scottsdale, the Northeast Valley and beyond.

Scottsdale Healthcare is composed of two medical centers and a new community hospital, complete with outpatient centers, home health services, and a wide range of community health education and outreach programs. Our awards and designations range from Magnet status at our medical centers, to the 2010 Alfred P. Sloan Award for Excellence in Workplace Flexibility, and the highest level of certification for a Level One trauma center.

Performs paralegal duties at the direction of Associate General Counsel in support of the Scottsdale Lincoln Health Network expansion of the employed network of physicians. Direct interface with SLHN Physician Network leadership and recruitment personnel to prepare employment, asset purchase and modifications to existing agreements for review by the Associate General Counsel. Attends SLHN Physician Network recruitment/acquisition process meetings and advises Associate General Counsel. Prioritizes heavy work volume and handles routine matters to minimize interruptions and enhance efficiency of Associate General Counsel (or assigned staff). Duties include assisting with contract development, administration, tracking and analysis, as well as communication, maintenance and monitoring of contract compliance. Position requires strong initiative and the exercise of discretion and independent judgment.

Must be able to work in a team environment, managing and prioritizing multiple assignments simultaneously.


Skills / Requirements

Basic Education:

Associate Degree or Paralegal Certificate



Basic Experience

3 years contract paralegal experience



Basic Field-of-Expertise

Types 65 WPM



Tobacco-Free Hiring Policy
Beginning April 10, 2011, as part of its commitment to the health and well-being of our workforce and community, Scottsdale Healthcare will no longer hire or re-hire individuals who use tobacco.

On the online employment application form, all applicants will be asked if they use tobacco. All individuals who are offered a position with Scottsdale Healthcare are screened for tobacco use as part of the post-offer health assessment and screening.

Individuals whose screening results are verified positive for tobacco use will have their job offers withdrawn. Individuals whose job offers are withdrawn for tobacco may reapply for employment after 180 days.