Paralegal (Raleigh Campus, Office Of Legal Affairs) - Full-Time Days

Wakemed Raleigh , NC 27611

Posted 2 months ago

About WakeMed:

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, women's and children's services, emergency medicine and trauma care, physical rehabilitation, orthopaedics and neurosciences. Specialty facilities include the WakeMed Heart Center, Children's Hospital, Women's Pavilion and Birthplace, Rehabilitation Hospital, Adult and Children's Emergency Departments and a Level 1 Trauma Center. WakeMed's 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 www.wakemed.org.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, WakeMed provides an inclusive work environment that

promotes the valuing of differences, respect for people and cooperativeness among our diverse

workforce. WakeMed does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in any terms or

conditions of employment. All applicants/employees are considered for employment, transfer,

promotion or training without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity/expression,

genetics, sexual orientation, age, pregnancy, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Position Information:

  • Organize cases by establishing and organizing files, monitoring calendars; meeting deadlines; documenting actions; inputting information into claims database and case management software and confirming case status with attorney

  • Communicate with outside counsel and other parties, clients, judicial administrative staff and vendors

  • Arrange for meetings, depositions, witness interviews and staff to appear and testify

  • Provide phone coverage and correspondence regarding patient care issues to on call attorney

  • Prepare correspondence and responses to subpoenas, court orders, liens, garnishments and patient authorizations

  • Review powers of attorney, surrogacy, adoption and guardianship documentation

  • Manage discovery requests and credentialing board order process, including working with WakeMed staff to obtain necessary information and documents

  • Manage litigation hold process

  • Assist claims analyst with tasks associated with claims

  • Use Excel and PowerPoint to assist preparing of presentations and training

  • Review and revise policies based on statutes and regulations

  • Maintain the Office of Legal Affairs webpage to include current and accurate information

  • Performs related duties as assigned by attorneys

Experience Requirements:

1 Year Related Position Experience Required - And 3 Years Direct Position Experience Preferred

Education Required:

Associate's Degree Required


Licensure/Certification Requirements:

Certified/Licensed/Registered in Field of Practice Preferred

Hours of Work:

Generally 40 hours per week, 8:30-5:00

Weekend Requirements:

No Weekends

Call Requirements:

None

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