GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS SPECIALIST
Company: Envision Healthcare
Posted on: November 11, 2019
Envision Physician Services is a multispecialty physician group and
practice management company. Established in 1953, our organization
provides anesthesia, emergency medicine, hospital medicine,
radiology, primary/urgent care, surgical services, and women s and
children s health services to hospitals and health systems
nationwide. Sheridan Healthcare, EmCare, Reimbursement Technologies
and Emergency Medical Associates have recently joined forces to
form Envision Physician Services. As one organization, we now
provide a greater scope of service than any other national
physician group. Our collective experience from hundreds of local,
customized engagements, culture of continuous lean process
improvement, and team of experts in the business of healthcare
enable us to better solve complex problems and consistently give
healthcare organizations confidence in our execution. Our combined
organization serves more than 780 healthcare facilities in 48
states and the District of Columbia.
If you are looking for a stable, fast-paced, growing company in the
healthcare industry that is committed to innovation, excellence and
integrity, then this may be a great next step in the advancement of
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Government Affairs
Specialist in Nashville, TN.
The Government Affairs Specialist contributes to the local, state,
and federal advocacy responsibilities carried out by Envision's
Government Affairs department. The Specialist will coordinate
activities to support key policy initiatives that impact Envision s
entities and mission work with members of the team to develop and
implement legislative advocacy programs.
* Draft internal and external advocacy communications to raise
awareness of government affairs and advocacy activities.
* Perform a variety of duties to promote and advance Envision s
strategic objectives through key legislative and regulatory policy
* Provide research, data analysis, report compilation and
presentation of data including but not limited to legislative and
regulatory issues that impact Envision and the healthcare
* Collaborate with external consultants and interface with key
internal and external stakeholders to provide policy research and
data analysis related to changes in the health care industry.
* Evaluate and develop strategies to analyze, compose, prepare and
present various reports and papers associated with local, state and
federal legislation and regulation associated with the health care
* Plan and execute events and meetings designed to educate
government officials and community leaders about the envisions
* Maintain a continually evolving knowledge base of the health care
market, including facts, concepts, trends, and key health policy
issues related to health care reform and specific to the activities
of a comprehensive cancer center. Expertise will include
familiarity with the activities of key state health agencies as
well as knowledge in public health issues and policy.
* Develop complex presentation materials and written documents,
including formal letters, fact sheets, and other communications on
diverse issues that impact cancer care or research for a variety of
audiences, including senior leadership, external partners,
legislators, and state or federal government agencies.
* Build relationships and maintain communications with counterparts
at aligned organizations and other key stakeholders.
* Adhere to all company policies and procedures.
* Special projects and performs other job-related duties as
* Regular and reliable attendance required
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential responsibility satisfactorily. The
requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge,
skills and/or abilities required.
Computer Equipment and Software Requirements:
Microsoft Windows Office.
Bachelor s degree in Political Science or related discipline from
an accredited university or college. Master s degree preferred.
Minimum of three (3) years of relevant professional experience in
government affairs in a healthcare environment.
We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes full
Medical, Dental and Vision benefits effective on your first day of
employment. A company matching 401 K, tuition reimbursement,
company paid Life Insurance and Long-term Disability, as well as
generous PTO and Paid Holidays
If you are ready to join an exciting, progressive company and have
a strong work ethic, Join our team of experts! We offer a highly
competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.
Envision Physician Services uses E-Verify to confirm the employment
eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about
E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please
Envision Physician Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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