340B Health has an immediate opening for a Legal and Policy Counsel at our growing non-profit health care trade association. This position reports directly to the Senior Vice President of Legal and Advocacy.
The candidate will assist with regulatory, legal and legislative advocacy in the area of health policy and drug pricing, especially relating to the federal 340B discount drug program. This candidate will provide education to member hospitals on compliance and pharmacy operations, assist with drafting of regulatory and legislative advocacy materials, and provide critical input on research and policy developments.
Prepare legal analyses and legislative and regulatory advocacy documents on issues related to the 340B program
Draft comments on proposed guidance and regulations
Draft letters and advocacy communications on proposed legislation or policy proposals
Occasionally visit Capitol Hill or federal regulatory agencies on policy matters
Track and evaluate legal and regulatory developments
Provide technical assistance to member hospitals on compliance/operations issues
Develop educational resources for members regarding legislative, regulatory, compliance, and operational matters
Prepare and deliver presentations at conferences, webinars, regional roundtables, and other events
Help develop programming for the organization’s two national annual conferences
Participate in and contribute to 340B Coalition meetings and advocacy projects.
Candidate should have at least three to four years of health policy experience.
Juris Doctor (JD) degree required.
Candidate must have strong research, writing, analytical, and public speaking skills. Possess working knowledge of pharmaceutical policy, Medicare, Medicaid and hospital issues.
Candidate must be self-motivated, detail-oriented and able to prioritize multiple tasks.
Some travel is required for conferences and regional roundtables.
Limited travel required but must help staff our annual national conference in California. (Travel required for Roundtables.)
Pay is commensurate with experience. 340B Health provides exceptional benefits including medical, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, Metro benefit, 401K plan, casual dress code, and generous leave time.
More information about 340B Health can be found at www.340BHealth.org. Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to resumes@340BHealth.org or fax them to the Administrator at 202-552-5868. Please state the starting date of your availability, your salary requirements, and how you learned about this position. No phone calls please.
340B Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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About 340B Health
340B Health is a membership organization of more than 1,300 public and private nonprofit hospitals and health systems in the federal 340B drug pricing program. We are the leading advocate and resource for those providers who serve their communities through participation in the 340B drug pricing program. The organization formed in 1993 to increase the affordability and accessibility of pharmaceutical and clinical care for the nation's poor and underserved populations. 340B Health monitors, educates, and serves as an advocate on federal legislative and regulatory issues related to drug pricing and other pharmacy matters affecting safety-net providers. Our membership consists of a broad spectrum of hospitals, including academic medical centers, community hospitals, children's hospitals, and rural facilities.