Externship Listings

ID #315
TypeHealth Care
Agency name line 1Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ - Ewing NJ
Address line 11700 American Blvd.
DutiesLegal projects may include responding to inquiries from regulatory agencies, providers and members; participating in member and provider appeals; reviewing/preparing provider, vendor and member contracts in conjunction with a licensed attorney; drafting legal memoranda; researching various state and federal health care issues; developing compliance educational materials, policies and reports; and organizing/preparing documents needed for litigation. There may be opportunities to attend depositions, settlement negotiations, legislative sessions, and meetings with the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance.
Agency descriptionGeneral Counsel office of Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ, the state's largest health insurer.The extern will focus on issues relating to health law and health insurers and be exposed to federal and state regulatory compliance matters, including ACA, HIPAA, ERISA, PPACA and general health care compliance, physician self-referral law issues, fraud and abuse, provider network development, managed care, product development and general litigation matters related to health care. In addition, the extern may be exposed to general corporate matters such as vendor contracting, advertising and marketing, real estate and corporate governance.
Time requirementsCommensurate with school requirement to receive credit.
Position requirementsEMAIL COVER LETTER, RESUME AND WRITING SAMPLE TO CONTACT BELOW: ANTHONY MAGDALINSKI, Associate General Counsel at Anthony_Magdalinski@horizonblue.com
Substantive prerequisitesNone. Health Care Law experience/classes favored.
Externship application deadlineno
RestrictionsMinimum 3.0 GPA
Writing sample requiredYES
Number of students requested1
Supervisor salutationMr.
Supervisor first nameAnthony
Supervisor last nameMagdalinski
Supervisor tagEsq.
Supervisor titleAssociate General Counsel
Contact salutationMr.
Contact first nameANTHONY
Contact last nameMAGDALINSKI
Contact tagEsq.
Contact title line #1Associate General Counsel
Contact phone #609-537-2423

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