SR DIRECTOR - INFORMATIONAL TECHNOLOGY (FULL TIME)

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Location
Washington, District of Columbia
Posted
Oct 29, 2020
Closes
Nov 28, 2020
Ref
38671
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Responsibilities

The George Washington University Hospital The George Washington University Hospital (GW Hospital) is a 395-bed tertiary care, academic medical center located in downtown Washington, DC, next to the Foggy Bottom metro. GW Hospital serves a diverse group of patients ? from local residents to our nation?s leaders. As an academic medical center, GW Hospital has the resources and clinical expertise necessary to provide specialized, complex care. This expertise includes cardiac, cancer, neurosciences, women?s health, trauma, and advanced surgery including robotic and minimally invasive surgery. GW Hospital is jointly owned and operated by George Washington University and a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS), one of the nation's largest healthcare management companies. The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), adjacent to the hospital, is the 11th oldest medical center in the country and the first in the nation?s capital. The mission of GW Hospital is to provide the highest quality healthcare, advanced medical technology, and world-class service to its patients in an academic medical center dedicated to education and research. Senior Executive responsible for information design and strategic planning, technology evaluation and acquisition, application management, help desk/troubleshooting, information integrity and security, medical informatics and clinical use of data. Lead the IT department and staff and optimize use of operating and capital financial resources to ensure efficient operation and proper support of clinical and administrative functions. Ensure that the strategic information systems and technology goals match the strategic goals of the organization. Select, manage, and maintain a progressive IT team which can meet the requirements of the organization. Also provide operational oversight of Switchboard. FLSA - Exempt Grade - 67

Qualifications

Education/Qualification Master s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Business Administration or equivalent. Minimum of 5 years? experience as a CIO or similar position in a hospital/healthcare system, including management of staff, familiarity with hardware, software applications, systems and network administration; strong understanding of telecommunications and information technology functionality and their future directions; Prefer CIO certification and Healthcare Executive Certification Skills Excellent customer service skills Strong oral and written communication skills Strategic planning skills Knowledge and experience in streamlining process and infrastructure throughout the organization Ability and experience to interact as a business partner to other departments and executives within the hospital and with external customers/partners Knowledge and experience in systems analysis from a technical and an organizational perspective. This opportunity offers the following: Challenging and rewarding work environment Growth and Development Opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries Competitive Compensation Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan 401k plan with company match. One of the nation?s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World?s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America?s Top 500 Public Companies. Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom. *UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc. UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

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