Vice President of Health Information Technology (Full Time)
Erie Family Health Center
January 11, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
Erie Family Health Center ("Erie") is seeking an innovative and inspirational leader to join the Executive Leadership Team as the health system's Vice President of Health Information Technology (VPHIT). Reporting to the system CFO, the VPHIT is the senior-most executive responsible for the development and execution of Erie's Information Technology and Business Intelligence strategies. At Erie, technology is viewed as a strategic asset, and the role of the VPHIT is to aid the organization's efforts to attain operational excellence, optimize health care quality, achieve financial sustainability, and reach annual goals. In addition, and equally as important, the VPHIT directs the planning and implementation of Erie's IT systems, and oversees technology deployment, software applications, and systems integration, all of which enable clinical and financial operations to improve cost effectiveness, value-based care, patient engagement, staff satisfaction, service quality, and compliance. Additionally, the VPHIT collaborates with a broad continuum of external partners to promote the coordination of patient care and advance Erie's strategic plan.
As a member of the Executive Leadership Team, the VPHIT works closely with his/her ELT peers and collaborates with other Erie business partners, including those on the Senior Operations Leadership Team and the Leadership Team.
Implementing new capabilities
Day-to-day support and maintenance of existing systems
Advancing and successfully adopting HIT capabilities for providers, staff and patients
Erie Family Health Center delivers high-quality, culturally-sensitive, bilingual health care to more than 53,000 medical patients and 9,500 dental patients. Our community-based health care centers are portals to high-quality care – and a higher quality of life – regardless of a patient’s ability to pay. Erie serves patients from 13 sites, including seven large primary care facilities (four with in...tegrated, on-site dental care), five school-based health centers and the only freestanding comprehensive teen health provider in Chicagoland. At Erie Family Health Center, we believe health care is a right, not a privilege. Our mission is to provide accessible, affordable and high quality health care for those in need.