Spring or Summer Externship – University Hospitals Compliance Dept.

Shaker Heights, OH – Spring 2018 OR Summer 2018 Externship – University Hospitals

AkronLawJobs No. 8826 Overview: The Compliance and Ethics Department at University Hospitals is responsible for ensuring that all health care providers and business operations are in full compliance with federal, state, and local regulations, as well as our own internal policies. The department’s mission is to create a culture committed to the highest standards of ethics in the workplace.

Duties: Law students working in the C&E Department will have the opportunity to be involved in all the facets of the Department’s work. Some of the Compliance and Ethics Department at University Hospitals is responsible for ensuring that all health care providers and business operations are in full compliance with federal, state, and local regulations, as well as our own internal policies. Some of the projects that the extern can expect to be engaged in include: 1) Assisting Compliance Officer in responding to guidance requests from employees; 2) Assist Compliance Officer and Privacy Officer with investigation of suspected violations, including fact-finding, document reviews, and interviews; 3) Conduct legal research and prepare memorandum on compliance-related issues; 4) Prepare and deliver short presentations to the department regarding practical application of policies, enforcement trends, or recent significant events; 5) Participate in assessing the organization’s compliance risks through both formal and informal means, such as auditing and monitoring; and 6) Accompany Compliance Officer in hospital rounding and meetings with hospital leaders.

Location: UH Management Services Center at 3605 Warrensville Center Road in Shaker Heights, and travel by car with a Compliance Officer to other UH locations in northeast Ohio.

Prerequisites: 2Ls. This externship is for students who have a demonstrated interest in health law. Students must have completed at least one Health Law class prior to beginning the Externship or, in the alternative, have a degree or work experience in a health field.

How to apply:  Resume, Short writing sample, Cover Letter which specifies the following: 1) Health Law Class or Classes that the student will have completed prior to the start of the externship; 2) any previous healthcare experience including work experience; 3) the number of hours per week the student can be on-site during the externship, and 4) the student’s availability for an on-site interview on November 8th and November 9th. E-mail to Dean O’Brien at ab139@uakron.edu.

DEADLINE: The deadline for BOTH SEMESTERS IS October 27, 2017. There WILL NOT be a separate deadline for the Summer semester externship.

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Akron, OH – Law Clerk – Perantinides & Nolan Co., L.P.A.

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Qualifications: Seeking a part-time 3L or 4L to be a full-time law clerk during regular business hours.

How to apply: Send your resume, cover letter and writing sample to Dean O’Brien ab139@uakron.edu

Deadline:  ASAP but no later than October 5, 2017

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Ward Law Office LLC is a boutique intellectual property law firm, located in Tiffin, Ohio.  The firm is growing and has an immediate full-time opening for an associate patent or trademark attorney.  Candidates must work well independently, be highly motivated, possess initiative, and have strong research and writing skills. Preference will be given to candidates with either an undergraduate or advanced degree in science or engineering, or relevant experience and a strong mechanical aptitude.  USPTO registration is preferred, but is not required.

Great opportunity for a 3L or recent grad! Interested candidates should submit their resume and a writing sample to kristi@wardpatent.com.

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Akron, OH – Law Clerk – Full Time – Perantinides & Nolan Co., L.P.A.

AkronLawJobs No. 8765

Qualifications: Seeking a part-time 3L or 4L to be a full-time law clerk during regular business hours.

How to apply: Send your resume, cover letter and writing sample to Dean O’Brien ab139@uakron.edu

Deadline:  ASAP but no later than October 5, 2017

 

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Qualifications: Prefer full-time or part-time 2L student with flexible availability. The ideal candidate will possess a keen attention to detail and have prior experience in a professional setting.  This position will probably offer between 15 and 20 hours of work per week, although there is potential for additional hours.

How to apply: Send your resume and cover letter to Dean O’Brien: ab139@uakron.edu.

Interviews will begin immediately. Thank you.

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Qualifications: 2L

How to apply: Submit resume and writing sample to Susan Hamlin Scanlon at shamlin@scalonco.com Subject line: LAW CLERK

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