Department Name: H3997:EVPHA Information Technology
The EHR Team Manager will be responsible for the implementation of the Lab/Pathology team's scope of responsibility within the Electronic Health Record project for the University of Kentucky HealthCare enterprise. The Team Manager will perform and be responsible for system development life cycle (SDLC). The Lab/Pathology Team Manager will leverage the system design to enhance lab workflows, regulatory requirements, integration points, genomics, and patient experience. This Team Manager will ensure the EHR meets the lab/pathology department's needs to interact operationally with other areas of the organization.
The Team Manager will be accountable for managing the team's progress to plan. The Team Manager will work with project leadership and team to develop and maintain specific work plans and task lists, as well as monitor progress of relevant workflow analysis, design, and configuration schedules. This role will execute a quality management plan tailored to the specific area of responsibility. This role will act as the primary contact and coordinator for the specific area of expertise regarding questions and issues. The Team Manager will lead weekly team meetings, manage analysts, and conduct performance evaluations. The Manager will document team status, issues, and risks. This position requires knowledge of vendors as well as confidentiality and privacy guidelines. Team Managers must remain aware of and follow all federal and state regulations as well as UKHC policies. The Team Manager will collaborate with the business, project leadership, and other teams to ensure the design, build, and activation is successful and meets the needs of the business. This project is time limited.
The ideal candidate will possess experience working with large and complex processes; strong leadership and management skills; a positive attitude and willingness to work hard; dedication and commitment; ability to build relationships and foster collaboration among multiple stakeholders; adaptability and resilience; ability to lead and facilitate projects while managing scope, budget and timelines; exceptional planning and organizational skills; excellent written and verbal communication skills; and the ability to lead diverse groups towards University-focused objectives.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Selected vendor certification within 10 weeks after the successful completion of training.
Master's Degree in Computer Science, Informatics, Business Administration, or health care preferred. Health care experience in electronic health records preferred. Leadership experience in health care or information technology preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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