Applications Director

Nebraska Medicine

Serious Medicine is what we do. Being extraordinary is who we are. Every colleague plays a key role in upholding this promise to our patients and their families.

Please note that this position may require an assessment after completion of the application. Please plan for an additional 20 - 30 minutes to complete this.


First Shift (United States of America)

Applications Director

***Must include Resume and Cover Letter for Consideration***

**Preferred Consideration Will Be Given Applicants with Healthcare Industry Experience**

Why Nebraska Medicine:

Our shared values reflect who we are and why we're here and include, Innovation, Teamwork, Excellence, Accountability, Courage and Healing.

  • Competitive Benefits including retirement match contribution, PTO accrual, tuition reimbursement
  • Lead the world in transforming lives to create a healthy future for all individuals and communities through premier educational programs, innovative research and extraordinary patient care
  • Forbes Magazine recognizes us in their list of American's top employers and the best employer in Nebraska

Our Applications Director will direct, administer, plan, and oversee the provision and delivery of business, clinical, or education applications for the clinical enterprise. Ensure services of the highest standards of safety, quality, efficiency, and cost effectiveness in meeting the strategic goals and initiatives of the clinical enterprise. Oversee the development of policies, procedures, and processes to support and promote safe and effective use of enterprise applications to support integration of technology into academic, business, and clinical functions. Support the clinical, education, and research missions of the enterprise with evidenced-based and innovative processes, workflows, and training. Provide strategic planning, guidance and support for the enterprise wide business, clinical, and education technology strategies.

Required Qualifications:

* Minimum of seven years in business, or health care operations management, nursing, allied health, project management, process improvement, information technology or related field required.

* Minimum of four years leadership experience required.

* Bachelor's degree in business, clinical, healthcare, computer science, management information systems, or related field required.

* Execution of business, education, or clinical strategic plans and goals required.

* Manage information systems functions and personnel in education, business, or healthcare environment required.

* Strong analytical and spreadsheet skills, independent problem-solving skills, and self-direction required.

* Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, written and verbal required.

* Ability to motivate a diverse work force with varying degrees of technology background and knowledge required.

* Ability to work with senior executives, physicians and hospital management required.

* Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications required.

* Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of Nebraska or current compact state license OR appropriate allied health license in the state of Nebraska only as required in accordance with appropriate degree required.

Preferred Qualifications:

* Healthcare industry experience strongly preferred.

* Electronic health record experience preferred.

* Master's or doctoral degree in business or healthcare administration, clinical, computer science, management information systems, informatics or related field preferred.

* Certificate in informatics or health information technology preferred.

* Epic applications certification preferred.

* Strong understanding of organization's policies and procedures, and business and clinical practice and operations preferred.

* Proficiency in Microsoft Visio and Project preferred.

* Project Management Institute (PMI) Certification or Project Management Professional (PMP) or a program recognized by PMI preferred.

* Professional certification in nursing informatics or healthcare information technology from accredited organization preferred.

Working at Nebraska Medicine means you're committing to meaningful, impactful work that will elevate the success of your fellow colleagues and will help our patients and their families feel comfortable, confident and cared for.

Job ID: 5557

Posted 14 days ago

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