Regional Chief Medical Information Officer West Florida

  • Adventist Health System
  • Altamonte Springs, FL, USA
  • Dec 08, 2018
CTO/Chief Technology Officer

Job Description


Job Description
Description

Work Hours/Shift



Full time, Monday-Friday

Adventist Health Corporate Office

Be part of the Adventist Information Technology family.

Where you work matters. Working here is like being part of a family. Not just with those you serve, but also with your team members. It's about making a difference, saving lives, and helping others live a fuller one. You'll be joining a family of tens of thousands of team members who understand that what they do is bigger than healthcare. It is living out our mission to Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ and being there for someone every step of the way-body, mind, and spirit.

This is more than a career. It is a calling.

With hospitals and facilities in 9 states, you'll have endless opportunities to take your talents, develop your skills, and grow as a professional in a place that truly cares about your success. If you are driven, compassionate, someone who always wants to go above and beyond because you care and believe what you do makes a difference - Adventist Information Technology is for you.

General Summary:

This position will be responsible for supporting Cerner Millennium implementations throughout the Adventist system.
Playing a key role in the organization, the Medical Director will report to Adventist Information Technology (AIT) Regional Chief Medical Information Officer (RCMIO) for the Midwest region. The Medical Director will champion and provide leadership for the implementation, development, advancement, and optimization of clinical systems and technology that impact patient safety & quality of care throughout the organization.

 

In conjunction with entire Medical Informatics team, the Medical Director will support physician adoption of Cerner Millennium and the supporting applications. The Medical Director will play a key role in physician training prior to system go-live and in the period immediately following. The Medical Director will work with the Training team to develop a training plan for physicians, schedule training, and develop/update training materials.

 

In conjunction with regional leadership (CMIOs, CMOs and CNOs), will provide clinical leadership to our clinical community and promote an environment of engagement and communication between physicians, staff, hospital executive teams and leadership.

This position will require travel among the facilities in the Chicago-area as well as to implementation sites throughout the organization and a monthly meeting at the corporate office.

Travel to implementation sites - 50% (Travel will vary based on the implementation schedule and could be more or less)

Travel to AIT Headquarters in Altamonte Springs, FL - 25%   
Qualifications

What you will be responsible for:

Facilitate and manage change in a manner consistent with the overall direction of the organization.
• Assists in the development of strategic and tactical plans for clinical information systems.
• Understands and communicates latest trends in healthcare, clinical systems, information technology and point of care products. Work with clinical information teams on translating these trends into designing, building and implementing enhancements to the AHS Cerner system to align with national IT initiatives, Corporate IT strategies and goals.
• Develop understanding of physician needs and build relationships with physicians to assure widespread acceptance, adoption and meaningful use of clinical information systems.
• Lead, coordinate, and work with Training and Development to develop material for, physician training.
• Work with the CMIO and Chief Medical Officer in deploying standardized evidence based medicine corporate content and ensures adoption of best practices.
• Lead system-wide effort to improve patient safety, promote cultural change and develop metrics to track safety as a system-wide priority.
• Coordinate coverage of regional meetings with RCMIO.
• Conduct regular rounds at regional facilities.
• Work with RCIM and local informatics staff to support the local facilities.

What you will need:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED :
  • Politically astute with demonstrated diplomacy as a physician leader
  • Passion for evidence-based medicine
  • Self-directed and self-motivated; work with minimal supervision
  • Possesses ability to motivate others to achieve system's vision and goals
  • Highly-developed communication skills, great public speaking and presentation skills
  • Ability to effectively lead multidisciplinary teams of clinicians
  • Strong understanding of clinical workflow in inpatient, emergency department and outpatient settings, has a strong understanding of clinical information systems as well as outcomes measurement.
  • Significant experience and a track record of demonstrated success in quality improvement and patient safety initiatives working with medical staff physician leadership using evidence-based medicine.
  • Competence with Cerner Millennium applications required (or commitment to be competent by completing Cerner Millennium certifications on agreed upon timelines)
  • Analytical ability to conceptualize well in unstructured, dynamic, and/or multidisciplinary environments requiring analysis, foresight, intuition, critical thinking skills and mature judgment as well as a thorough knowledge of fundamental doctrines, theories, principles, and practices of several disciplines to find solutions to unusual or unprecedented problems

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
  • Medical Degree (MD, DO) with at least 2 years of medical practice experience


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
  • Politically astute with demonstrated diplomacy as a physician leader.
  • Passion for evidence-based medicine.
  • Self-directed and self-motivated; work with minimal supervision.
  • Possesses ability to motivate others to achieve system's vision and goals
  • Highly-developed communication skills, great public speaking and presentation skills.
  • Ability to effectively lead multidisciplinary teams of clinicians.
  • Strong understanding of clinical workflow in inpatient, emergency department and outpatient settings, has a strong understanding of clinical information systems as well as outcomes measurement.
  • Significant experience and a track record of demonstrated success in quality improvement and patient safety initiatives working with medical staff physician leadership using evidence-based medicine.
  • Competence with Cerner Millennium applications required (or commitment to be competent by completing Cerner Millennium certifications on agreed upon timelines).


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Requisition ID

18014359