Director of Technology

TMC Healthcare Tucson, AZ

This position has been filled.

St. Joseph's/Candler has retained Kirby Partners to identify, qualify and present individuals for their Director of Technology position.
Organization Overview:
St. Joseph's/Candler is a faith-based, not-for-profit health system in Savannah, Georgia that offers healthcare services across the entire continuum, including local and regional primary care, specialized inpatient and outpatient services. St. Joseph's/Candler Hospitals and facilities:
  • Joseph’s Hospital
  • Candler Hospital
  • Nancy N. and J.C. Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion
  • The Heart Hospital
  • Mary Telfair Women’s Hospital
  • Institute for Advanced Bone and Joint Surgery
  • Institute for Neurosciences
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Director of Technology Position Description:
The Director of Technology assists the Chief Information Officer (CIO) in directing the daily activities of Information Systems and Telecommunications for all facilities within St. Joseph's/Candler Healthcare System.
  • Identifies and implements technologies that align with the needs of the business unit
  • Ensures technology is operating at levels that meet or exceed the expectations of the co-worker community by putting into place survey mechanisms and action plans that can be enacted when necessary
  • Demonstrates the attitude of excellent customer service and ensures end users’ technology and customer service needs are met
  • Protects hospital systems and data through development of a solid disaster recovery plan, security, and integrity measures as well as redundancy
  • Recruits, manages, and develops staff.
  • Functions as a backup to the CIO and is part of the CIO succession plan
  • Develop a technology and information security strategy that is aligned with the strategic plan and budget
  • Strengthen change control process
  • Ensure IT security plan is in place
  • Develop a vision and strategy for SQL database consolidation
  • Evaluate high availability of Meditech
  • Continue uptime of 99.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • At least five years of experience in a technical role in Information Services
  • At least three years of leadership responsibility
  • Strategic focus
  • High energy
  • Meditech experience
  • Technical certifications (CISSP, MCSE, etc.)
  • Master’s degree