Hospital Corporation of America

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Senior Real Estate Transactions Counsel

at Hospital Corporation of America

Posted: 7/15/2018
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 10201-24920

Job Description


At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one of the nation's first hospital companies. Today, one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services, HCA is comprised of locally-managed facilities that include more than 250 hospitals and freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and the United Kingdom, employing approximately 230,000 people. Approximately four to five percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilities resulting in more than 26M patient encounters each year. HCA is committed to the care and improvement of human life and strives to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve. Building on the foundation provided by our Mission & Values, HCA puts patients first and works to constantly improve the care we provide by implementing measures that support our caregivers, help ensure patient safety and provide the highest possible quality.

Additional Facts:

• Ranked 63 in Fortune 500
• Competitive Fortune 100, industry matched salaries and yearly merit increase
• Computerworld Top 50 Best Places to Work in IT annually since 2009
• Named one of the “World's Most Ethical Companies” annually since 2010
• 106 HCA hospitals are on The Joint Commission's list of top performers on key quality measures.



HCA is seeking a Senior Counsel, Real Estate to provide legal service to the Company's Corporate Real Estate Department to ensure best practices and healthcare regulatory compliance in connection with real estate activities, including handling real estate transactions such as acquisitions, dispositions and developments of medical office buildings and other real estate, leasing and other real estate-related activities undertaken by the Company.




Drafts and negotiates purchase and sale agreements and ground-leases for developments of, and ancillary closing documents, as needed for purchases and sales of, and ground leases for development by third of parties of, real estate and improvements, including medical office buildings, surgery centers, vacant land and other improved and unimproved real property, including reviewing title work, surveys and related closing information, and handling all aspects of closing from document preparation through closing. Includes ability to ensure compliance of such transactions (including any leases being assigned as part of such transactions) with applicable healthcare regulatory requirements (including Stark and Anti-kickback requirements).

Assists with space leasing matters and landlord/tenant leasing work of the Company as needed, including lease amendments and analysis of healthcare regulatory issues, and working with outside real property managers. Provides legal advice to the Managing Counsel, Real Estate and Vice President of Corporate Real Estate and all members of the Corporate Real Estate Department on ongoing and contemplated real estate transactions, including leasing, developments, buying and selling of real estate, condominium issues, etc.

Ensures compliance with internal Company policies regarding real estate matters.

Such other matters as may be requested by the Managing Counsel, Real Estate.




10 years of experience is needed for a successful candidate.




JD is required for a qualified candidate.

JD required, active U.S. law license, at least 5 years experience in real estate with healthcare regulatory expertise, major law firm or healthcare company experience preferred.