Alameda Health System (AHS) is leading the way for healthcare, wellness and preventive care for all through nine distinct healthcare facilities. We are embarking on a transformation to a new model of outpatient, primary and preventive care. Achieving our goals will mean delivering better health outcomes for the community we serve.
As the Chief Information Officer (CIO) for AHS, you will lead the strategic direction and the tactical functions of information services for our dynamic, world-class health system. As an Executive Leader, you will be the champion during a significant change period for AHS as we embark on the implementation process for our Electronic Health Record system. In addition to overseeing this large-scale implementation initiative, you will also develop and lead the broader information services activities. In order to achieve these ambitious goals, you will optimize teams, create processes and procedures and inspire employees to deliver on our immediate and long-term goals.
This is a unique opportunity to make a lasting, positive impact on a long-standing and recognized healthcare system. To express your interest in this opportunity, please visit alamedahealthsystem.org.
Develops and coordinates the implementation process of the Hospital Information System, ensuring that the system meets the stated requirements for AHS.
Leads the IT Steering Committee made up of key personnel from AHS departments Integrates information of public and private health care providers and state and local eligibility systems to the Managed Care Information System.
Manage the implementation of the new system selected as a result of the RFP project. Assist and/or direct vendor contract negotiation process to obtain the most favorable terms, conditions and payment for Alameda Health System.
Negotiates and develop contracts with vendors supplying Hospital Information System and telecommunications hardware, software and services.
Oversees and direct the development and implementation of the Managed Care Information System, ensuring that the system is implemented according to schedule and that all components are delivered as agreed upon within the budgetary constraints of the project.
Our Ideal Candidate Profile:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Sciences, Information Systems Technology or a similar course of study.
Master's Degree in Business Administration or Organizational Development is preferred.
At least seven years of leadership experience in clinical administration within an Information Technology environment.
Experience leading the implementation of an Electronic Health Record across multiple locations is required.
Leadership experience in organizational efficiency, performance improvement, quality and patient access, and infrastructure development.
Experience with Epic or Cerner systems is preferred.
Experience within a large, complex healthcare environment including multiple facility types (e.g., ambulatory, acute care, skilled nursing, or behavioral health) is preferred.
Experience working in a unionized setting is preferred.
Additional Salary Information: Alameda Health System offers a competitive benefit package including comprehensive medical, dental and insurance plan options, generous paid time off plans and retirement savings as well.
Alameda Health System is the East Bay's premier patient and family-centered care system. Our trauma center and teaching hospital are considered among the best in the country. We are committed to continually improving health through individual patient experiences.
Our mission, Caring, Healing, Teaching, Serving All, speaks to the vital role we play in the community and the critical res...ponsibility we accept in promoting wellness, eliminating disparities and optimizing the health of a diverse East Bay.
Our facilities include Highland Hospital, a regional trauma center and teaching hospital, John George Psychiatric Hospital, an acute and emergency care facility, Fairmont Hospital, an acute rehabilitation hospital and skilled nursing facility, longtime community-based hospitals San Leandro Hospital and Alameda Hospital and four neighborhood-based community Wellness Centers located in Oakland, Newark and Hayward.
It is a New Day in health care, and its a New Day at Alameda Health System.