Ozarks Medical Center Manager - IT Applications in West Plains, Missouri

Ozarks Medical Center - IT Professional - Full Time, Days, 8 Posted 2017-07-17 Req # 1901 This position would oversee the Ambulatory applications analysts and the Business Intelligence department.

The Manager of IT Applications is responsible for a subset of information technology applications within Ozarks Medical Center’s application portfolio. The manager’s role is to plan, coordinate, and supervise all activities related to the design, development, testing, and implementation of software applications in support of the hospital. The Manager of IT Applications is also responsible for maintaining, supporting, and upgrading existing systems and applications based on the priorities set by the Board of Directors, Executive Team, and the CIO.

The key responsibilities of the Manager of IT Applications role include working with other IT managers, senior systems analysts, senior database administrators, and developers to build and execute on detailed project plans. As part of the overall responsibility, the Manager of IT Applications consults and coordinates with 3rd party technical support organizations as necessary to deliver on system implementation and support activities.

The Manager of IT Applications provides leadership for the following: alignment of IT objectives and programs to hospital-wide objectives and strategies; maximization of in-house versus outsourced services; establishment of strategic provider partnerships; alignment of IT risk management with organizational risk management (e.g. IT risk management within IT productivity/objectives); optimization and design of hospital-wide processes via IT; defining and adjusting IT standards and technologies; and optimization of costs and services through a mix of internal and external resources.

This role participates in short and long-term systems planning, will be accountable for the delivery of multiple projects at a time, and manages a team of senior resources.