A full time (40 hour per week) meaningful educational experience for a law student interested in practicing healthcare law. This position provides an opportunity to gain valuable exposure to the day-to-day legal and operational issues affecting health systems like CHRISTUS Health. The selected Intern will work on a variety of projects to support learning objectives in areas such as regulatory compliance, transactions, and litigation. This position will also provide the Intern with networking opportunities that include interactions with members of the CHRISTUS Health Legal Services Department as well as other CHRISTUS Health leaders and Associates.
Currently enrolled in an accredited law school pursuing a J.D. or enrolled in an L.L.M. program concentrating on health law
Demonstrated interest in healthcare law
PC and Microsoft Office skills
Excellent communication skills and ability to effectively work with others
Quick learner with attention to detail, high degree of confidentiality and solid organizational skills
Resourceful, innovative and persuasive with ability to problem solve and troubleshoot
Enrolled in a J.D. or health-related L.L.M. program at an accredited law school
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.