The Mitchell Hamline Health Law Institute Certificates have given our graduates a proven competitive edge nationally and in Minnesota’s highly evolved health care marketplace.
Compliance Careers: J.D.s wanted, National Jurist, Spring 2017
Health law: Hot and getting hotter, National Jurist, Back to School 2016
Most lucrative practice areas, National Jurist, Back to School 2016
6 fastest-changing practice areas, National Jurist, Back to School 2016
Job Placement and Career Success
Alumni continue to find meaningful positions and advance in their careers, even in a difficult job market.
Employment statistics of those known to be seeking employment, for the Class of 2014, show an employment rate in Bar Passage, JD Advantage and Other Professional jobs of 94.4%. Indeed, recent graduates have secured competitive positions across all part of the health care industry, including:
Our alumni have been employed by organizations in the following areas
Law FirmsBassford Remele; Geraghty, O’Loughlin, & Kenney; Halleland Habicht; Jackson Lewis; Robins, Kaplan, Miller, & Ciresi; Stinson Leonard Street; Moga Law Group; Nilan Johnson Lewis
GovernmentHennepin County; Metropolitan Health Plan; Minnesota’s 10th Judicial District; Minnesota Attorney General’s Office; Minnesota Board of Nursing; Minnesota Department of Health; Minnesota Department of Education; Minnesota Department of Human Services; New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene; New York Senate; and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
Community ServiceAssociation for Nonsmokers Minnesota; Connect for Health Colorado; Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services; Legal Assistance of Western New York; National Marrow Donor Program; The Gateway Foundation
ManufacturersAbbott Laboratories; ActivStyle; Boston Scientific, DeRoyal Industries; Ecolab; GE Healthcare; Grifols; Hill-Rom; Medtronic; St. Jude Medical, Wolters Kluwer
Hospitals and ClinicsAllina Health; Broward Health; Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota; Essentia Health; Gundersen Health System; HealthPartners; Hospice of St. Francis, Mayo Clinic; Mental Health Resources; Osceola Medical Center; Park Nicollet Health Services; Planned Parenthood; Regions Hospital; Sanford Health; St. Jude Medical; Sutter Health; University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center; Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare
InsurersBlue Cross and Blue Shield; HealthPartners; Medica; Meritain Health; Prime Therapeutics; UCare; United Healthcare
Trade Associations and Consulting
Central California Alliance for Health; Health Care Compliance Association; Optum; Thomson Reuters
Graduates are finding their HLI education a clear advantage as they begin their careers. Several recent graduates and students have already passed the CHC exam and are now Certified in Healthcare Compliance: Tyler Cowart, Lindsey Hennings, Kathleen (Swertfeger) McNaughton, Tescia Veldhouse, Ma Xiong, and Alicia Young.