GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Under the direction of the Principal, who is a senior attorney at the Center for Health Law and Economics at Commonwealth Medicine (“Center”), the Senior Consultant is responsible for advising clients and senior staff in a wide range of matters of health law and policy. The Senior Consultant will perform analyses of state and federal laws and regulations, research health reform proposals and initiatives of the federal health agencies as well as Massachusetts state agencies and other States. The Senior Consultant will also assist with legislative and regulatory review and analysis for client agencies and foundations, including drafting health reform and policy briefs, drafting contracts for client projects, analyzing impact of new rules and laws on client programs and policies, and other related tasks including legal and policy research, review and drafting of health policy related documents. The Senior Consultant will perform health law analyses and policy consulting services to the Center’s senior staff in support of the Center’s most important clients including state and federal agencies, health policy organizations, and foundations.