625 S Kentucky StAshland, KS 67831
Work Hours:M-F, 8:00am - 5:00pm

IT Director / HIPAA Security Officer

IT Director / HIPAA Security Officer (Sign-on Bonus)

Job Category:

Full-time Status
Exempt 40 hours per week M-F business hours
Flexibility is required to meet business needs
On-Call, Call-Back
Sign-On Bonus Opportunity

Job Relationships:

Responsible to: Chief Executive Officer

Supervises: All IT personnel. Hiring, training and development of staff.

Interrelationships: Works cooperatively with all AHC departments and Medical Staff, patients, visitors, third party payers and the public.

Job Summary:

The IT Director contributes to general business planning regarding technology and systems required to maintain company operations and competitiveness. Recognizes new developments in information systems technology and anticipates organizational modifications. Establishes long-term needs for information systems, and plans strategy for developing systems and acquiring hardware to meet application needs. Ensures confidentiality and reliability of corporate data, proprietary information, and intellectual property. Establishes policies and procedures to meet requirements of information security outlined by HIPAA and Emergency Preparedness.

Job Qualifications:

      • Minimum of 5 years information technology-related leadership experience preferred.
      • Exceptional communication and organizational skills.
      • Preferred general knowledge of hospital department operations and extensive knowledge of federal and state laws for hospital registration, billing, collection, health information management, physician clinic workflow/systems, and EMR Cerner.
      • Experience supporting Windows, Linux, VMWare, Hyper V server platforms preferred.
      • Microsoft Office 365 experience.
      • Experience with Medical IT requirements involving HIPAA.

Certificates and Licenses:

Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Information systems or related field preferred.