Community Health Systems Market Chief Information Officer (CIO)-FT in Jackson, Mississippi


The Market CIO creates,supports, and directs development of local information systems short- andlong-range plans in concert with hospital goals and objectives for select CHShospitals based on and in collaboration with CHS corporate strategy anddirection. The Market CIO will be responsible for ensuring alignment withhospital and market strategies as well as maximizing physician engagement.


Required qualifications:

Minimumof 10 years experience in information services management which includedapplication development, implementation, project management and user support.

Degreein computer science, information systems, business administration or hospitalmanagement. Masters preferred

Tenyears progressive experience in hospital information systems, at least sevenyears in a leadership role

Demonstratesa high level of administrative and analytical skills necessary to provideoverall direction and strategic planning in an information service environment

Demonstratesan extremely high level of interpersonal and communication skills, both verbaland written, to interact effectively with all customers

Demonstratesextensive knowledge of information processing and distribution systemsincluding application/programming tools, voice, data, video, imaging and textcommunication systems and related networks, as well as applicable regulations

Preferred experience:

· Acquisitions,divestitures, and mergers

· Negotiation

· Returnon investment ("ROI") analysis

· Contractreview and management

· Teambuilding

· Budgetdevelopment and management

· Staffdevelopment and management

· Informationsystem selection, implementation, support, and turn-down

· Strategicplanning

· Managementwith metrics

· Datacenter operations

· LANand WAN operations

· Clinicianrelationship management

· Physicianrelationship management

· Centralizedhospital business office operations

Job: Information Systems

Organization: Merit Health Central

Location: MS-Jackson

Requisition ID: 1836525