Director of Population Health Informatics Consultant

posted on April 23, 2019

Job Description

Location: New York, NY

Duration: 6 Months, Contract to Hire

Description: 

  • The Office of Population Health (OPH) has a broad portfolio encompassing ambulatory care transformation, development of innovative care models, chronic disease prevention and management, research and evaluation, population health analytics, and social determinants of health
  • OPH is searching for a Director of Population Health Informatics to take on a complex role encompassing a number of critical efforts
  • Represent OPH and be the business lead for the enterprise-wide implementation of Healthy Planet, Epic’s population health suite of tools and functionality.
  • Ensure implementation is patient and staff-centric/emphasize action and workflow with the greatest positive impact on patient care/provider workflow
  • Ensure stakeholder feedback/input is gathered and incorporated where appropriate
  • Represent OPH business needs in such areas as data governance, infrastructure development, and the development of any enterprise data warehouses.
  • Ensure diverse portfolio of OPH Epic development is coordinated, minimizing duplicative and conflicting requests, and advocating for OPH needs with stakeholders and collaborators
  • We are looking for a mission-minded leader who will excel at managing logistics and strategy, stakeholder buy-in, and bring technical expertise to this role, to ensure that health information technology is used to improve patient care and staff experience.

Responsibilities: 

  • Project management of the enterprise-wide Healthy Planet implementation, monitoring and driving development, collaborating and coordinating with internal and external stakeholders, to ensure deliverables and milestones are met.
  • In addition to Healthy Planet development, coordinate Epic development within OPH, across multiple units, to ensure maximum impact and synergy, and to decrease duplicative work.
  • Participate/represent OPH in applicable workgroups, committees and lead initiatives where appropriate in the development of infrastructure, data use/policies, and other areas that align with and impact the work of OPH and population health goals.

Qualifications / Required Skill:

  • Bachelor degree required, Master’s degree preferred in public health, biomedical informatics, or other related discipline
  • Experience managing complex projects (HIT or other), and working across multiple stakeholders
  • Healthcare data experience required
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks and timelines
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment