Christiana Care Health System
Christiana Care Health System is looking for an Associate Director for Research Informatics to join The Value Institute team. The Value Institute leads the way in conducting real-world research on today's most pressing health care issues. Our mission is to develop, deliver, and evaluate innovative practice and policy solutions that improve the experience, efficiency, and effectiveness of health care for patients and providers alike. Our members are respected experts in their field. They have recently been selected to serve on review panels for the National Science Foundation, partnered in research issues such as chronic kidney disease, and worked on initiatives that develop early warning systems that will standardize the measurement of patient acuity. As a member of this highly respected team, the Associate Director of Research Informatics will perform the following: PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Lead and provide health systems engineering support to multi-faceted projects across Christiana Care Health System, at the unit, service line, and system levels. Develop research and system engineering project plans including: needs assessments, requirements documentation, analysis plan, solution design, and validation protocol. Recognize the operational and technical needs of stakeholders and provide consistent and high quality results. Collect and analyze process and operational data, facilitate groups involved in process design activities, and provide support for ongoing transition management and clinical process optimization. Present analytical techniques, key findings, solutions, and deliverables to the Value Institute and hospital leadership. Contribute to the advancement and dissemination of research and project work both scientifically and operationally. Support the development, implementation, ongoing management, tracking and reporting of a variety of project activities. Produce reports, presentations, publications, and\/or white papers pertaining to ongoing and completed projects. Assume a lead role on various projects. Perform other related duties as required, including Value Institute\u2019s internal administrative tasks. Support and\/or lead development of grant proposals as a team member or Principal Investigator Support institutional strategic plan by ensuring duties are aligned with institutional goals EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Master\u2019s degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering, Operations Research, or related field required. PhD is preferred. 3 years of experience working in a research role. Healthcare industry experience preferred.
Christiana Care Health System
Website : http://www.christianacare.org
Our mission as an organization is to serve our neighbors as expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value. This is our promise to you. We call it The Christiana Care Way. Christiana Care has the most advanced health care technology available to help meet your needs. But more important than the technology is our commitment to partner with you to meet your individual needs. We want to care for you and help you live the healthy life you want to live.