Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford Director IS Application Services Imaging Systems - (1.0 FTE, Days) in Palo Alto, California

Information Technology

1.0 FTE, 8 Hour Day Shift

At Stanford Children’s Health, we know world-renowned care begins with world-class caring. That's why we combine advanced technologies and breakthrough discoveries with family-centered care. It's why we provide our caregivers with continuing education and state-of-the-art facilities, like the newly remodeled Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. And it's why we need caring, committed people on our team - like you. Join us on our mission to heal humanity, one child and family at a time.Job Description:

Lead a team of professionals to provide 24x7 support of IS applications and technologies for PeriOp, Anesthesia, Cardiology, Radiology and Imaging Systems across the enterprise, both inpatient and ambulatory, drawing on knowledge of healthcare industry operations. Provide full life-cycle portfolio management of full suite of PeriOp, Anesthesia, Radiology, Cardiology and Imaging applications. Provide strategic and operational leadership for life-cycle management, including selection, implementation, maintenance, upgrade, and enhancement, drawing on knowledge of network operations, databases, software applications and interfaces, computer operations, production control, quality assurance, and systems management. Advise IS management and steering committees regarding direction of advanced imaging and radiology systems and applications. Establish strategic alignment by linking IS strategy with business imperatives. Develop a planning process that communicates effectively about costs, impacts, and reporting. Develop roadmaps, short term, and long range plans for applications and review them with senior IS leadership and other organizational management. Maintain direct knowledge of current and future capabilities for clinical departments of PeriOp, Anesthesia, Cardiology, and Radiology & Imaging in order to effectively plan, implement and support IS applications & technology in these areas. Track and manage operational and capital budgets. Work with operational leadership across clinical departments, nursing units, hospital and clinic physicians to ensure efficient and effective utilization of IS systems. Monitor utilization processes and updates. Develop and monitor metrics of IS systems effectiveness and efficiency, including up-time, overall performance and capabilities for disaster recovery. Ensure education and in-service training for staff and physicians. Provide mentorship and coaching. Incorporate best practices to improve existing organizational methods, processes and workflows. Abide by all Joint Commission Requirements and LPCH Service Standards.


•Bachelor’s degree (or foreign equivalent) in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems or Engineering•7 years post-bachelor’s progressively responsible and directly related experience•3 years experience working with IT services for PeriOp, Anesthesia, Radiology, Cardiology and Imaging•3 years experience working with the following Epic applications: Radiant, Optime, Anesthesia, Cupid•3 years experience managing full life cycle for IT applications for PeriOp, Anesthesia, Radiology, Cardiology and Imaging, including strategic planning, implementation and production support•Position requires drug and background screening.