Parkland Health & Hospital System is seeking a self-motivated paralegal with a minimum of two (2) years’ experience. The Paralegal candidate will have a track record of working effectively with a client-service focus in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and be inspired by Parkland’s Mission: Dedicated to the health and well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care.
The Paralegal candidate should have a proven track record of successfully handling high-touch clients, and demonstrate the ability to provide supportive customer service. An adaptable and dependable team player with a positive attitude will work collaboratively with Parkland attorneys, Legal Affairs’ internal business customers, and with outside counsel resources. Must be extremely responsive to a high volume of requests, be adaptable, resourceful, and detail oriented, and be able to develop and maintain relationships to bring matters to closure. Prior experience with electronic matter management and e-billing preferred.
Knowledge of any of the following areas a plus:
- Healthcare industry
- EEOC, TWC, and FLSA
- transactional matters
- Medical record review
- Claim form and EOB review
The Paralegal candidate must be:
- able to effectively communicate and interact with a diverse population of employees, outside counsel, and colleagues.
- highly organized and able to juggle priorities
- able to demonstrate a mastery of Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
- Able to synthesize voluminous documents and draft timelines, memoranda, and letters for use in various meetings, presentations and submissions.
- Able to develop case information and review of records, and comply with various deadlines
This position reports to a Deputy General Counsel and is expected to integrate into a diverse, fast-paced legal team environment.
To apply, please go to: Parkland Paralegal Position 286321
About Parkland Health & Hospital System
Parkland Health & Hospital System first opened its doors in 1894. The system averages more than 60,000 hospital discharges and 1 million outpatient visits annually. Premier services include the Level I Rees-Jones Trauma Center, the only burn center in North Texas verified by the American Burn Association and a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. The system also includes 30 community-based clinics and numerous outreach and education programs. Parkland is the primary teaching hospital for The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. In August 2015, Parkland opened its new state-of-the-art facility. The 2.8-million-square-foot campus includes an acute care hospital licensed for 870 beds, outpatient center, logistics building and central utility plant. By cultivating its diversity, inclusion and health equity efforts, Parkland enriches the health and wellness of the communities it serves. For more information, visit www.parklandhospital.com.