Director, IT Clinical Systems
Lovelace Health Plan - Albuquerque, NM

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Lovelace Health Plan is part of the family of companies that make Lovelace Health System one of the leaders across New Mexico's health care system. When you work with Lovelace Health Plan, our goal is to improve quality care, and affordable accessible health care for New Mexicans. Join us and you will be empowered to achieve new levels of excellence and make a profound and personal impact as you contribute to new innovations in a vital and integrated Healthcare System. Lovelace Health Plan has an immediate opening for a Director, IT Clinical Systems.

Provide leadership and direction in the support, design, implementation and operation of all software applications in use by Lovelace Health Plan. These responsibilities include ensuring that all applications are supported for all users and all applications are in compliance with the Ardent and Lovelace policies, procedures and standards, developing system strategies in coordination with designated vendors, release management, developing and managing the operating and strategic budgets for the application functions, resource management to ensure appropriate staffing levels are attained to achieve defined objectives, and overall risk and issue mitigation between the business and application teams.

Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree, or equivalent business experience, required in healthcare / managed care industry.
Eight years experience in managing an application team in a managed care or related industry environment.
At least two years experience of direct financial and budget responsibilities
At least eight years experience in managing an application team in a managed care or related industry environment.
At least two years experience of direct financial and budget responsibilities
Subject matter expertise and experience in managed care business and clinical application modules/solutions.
Proven ability to understand business and clinical issues and objectives as well as the ability to translate them into application solutions.
Proven ability and experience with management of outsourcing vendors
Established project manager of large scale large projects of 12+ team members, with experience managing:
 Standard work breakdown structure
 Resources and critical path
 Project scope
 Issues identification and oversight
 Change control processes
 Project budget

Strong understanding in the areas of application architecture and system design.
Understands Internet, Intranet and client/server architectures.
Proven ability and experience with operational management of healthcare electronic transactions

Lovelace Health System consists of Lovelace Medical Center, Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital, Lovelace Women’s Hospital, Lovelace Westside Hospital, Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center, the Lovelace Health Plan offering health insurance to 240,000 New Mexicans with access to a wide range of health care providers and specialists across New Mexico, and 11 retail pharmacy locations in Albuquerque, Rio Rancho and Santa Fe.

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AHS Medical Holdings (doing business as Ardent Health Services) is passionate about healing the body. The company operates about 10 acute...