Director, IT Applications & Informatics
Job ID: 103394
Hours: Full Time
Location: Pasadena, CA
Date Posted: May 12, 2017
When you join Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, CA, you are aligning yourself with an organization whose values drive our philosophy of care. Our focus on delivering quality, service, and cutting edge care, enables Huntington Hospital to be an organization committed to patient outcomes-not the bottom line. More importantly, it empowers you to enact change and deliver the results that continuously improve our ability to provide our community with care.
The Director supports the strategic plan of the Hospital by providing leadership and direction to management and line staff within identified departments. The Director is typically responsible for multiple software applications in use across several Hospital departments. The Director is responsible for ensuring the achievement of performance targets and strategic initiatives by setting and meeting operational goals that are consistent with the mission, vision and values of the organization. This position provides direction and leadership to the Applications and Informatics functions of the IS Department including administrative/quality, clinical/physician and finance/business services. Responsible for co-management of IS Department budgets, both capital and operating while ensuring effective service delivery for assigned areas of responsibility. This position requires extensive practical and theoretical knowledge of technology, business and healthcare operations including aspects of clinical patient care and physician workflow. Bachelors degree in Business Administration, Health Administration, Information Technology or related field required. Masters degree, Preferred. Minimum of five years experience with information Technology required. Five years experience in IS management preferred. Minimum 3 years direct patient care experience required. Candidate must be a service-oriented individual who is focused on customer and enterprise needs. Ability to plan and implement change effectively. Proficiency with HCIS systems and various software applications including administrative, clinical and financial systems.
Innovating the delivery of healthcare as the San Gabriel Valley region’s only Level II Trauma Center and Level III NICU, Huntington Hospital is a 635-bed non-profit regional medical center. We deliver nationally recognized care across over 90 service areas to our community and beyond.
Located in downtown Pasadena, you’ll find yourself among charming neighborhoods and a relaxed community that is still close enough to all that L.A. has to offer. So join us, and find out what it’s like to discover Careers at a Higher Level™.