Reading Hospital
Ancillary Applications Manager (relocation available)
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Reading Map
Posted: 12/08/2019
Closing: 01/07/2020
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Reading Hospital
Job description

Are you a high-energy, customer focused healthcare leader who refuses to settle for good enough? Be empowered to steer progress and translate your passion for transformation into a pivotal leadership position. Seize this chance to make your mark as healthcare continues to change.

About Tower Health

Tower Health is a thriving regional health system in Southeastern Pennsylvania comprised of six hospitals and over 11,000 team members. Tower Health hospitals offer a dedication to care excellence and professional recognition that includes a Level I Trauma Center accredited hospital, Magnet® designation, HIMSS Stage 7, and many other accolades. Elevate your career by leading the Applications Training team in a progressive health system committed to Advancing Health and Transforming Lives. Join the transformation.



Responsibilities

The Applications Manager is a full time position with Reading Hospital Tower Health in West Reading, Pennsylvania. Relocation is offered for this position. 

The Day-to-Day

Your leadership as Applications Manager will be vital in driving transformation and the evolution of the Epic electronic health record. Your contributions may include:

  • Planning, coordinating, and supervising all activities related to the design, development, implementation, support and optimization for the electronic health record.
  • Managing teams of ancillary analysts.
  • Working closely with supported business partners in order to strategically evaluate, meet and support their operational system needs in order to achieve the organizational goals and missions.
  • Evaluating new and existing applications to determine technical requirements, scheduling projects and resources, and monitoring project timelines along with identifying any process management improvements and related efficiencies.
  • Responsible for developing, distributing, supporting, enforcing, and integrating best practices and technology standards across the organization.
  • Establishing and implementing policies and procedures related to application and system quality standards.
  • Facilitating communication from clinical/business partners across health system departments and various informational technology teams.
  • Planning and administering operational and capital budget for applications/business units supported.
  • Playing a major role in team recruitment, staffing allocation, performance appraisals, and staff development.

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Qualifications

  • EHR applications leadership experience is critical (clinical, ancillary or ambulatory). Relevant experience in a hospital setting is preferred. Epic leadership experience is a plus but not required.
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree. Combination of relevant education and experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Driven, proactive self-starter eager to contribute.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office products.
Ancillary Applications Manager (relocation available)