University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Chair of Pediatrics
Position: Chief Information Officer
Location: Sioux Falls, SD
Sanford Health, one of the largest health systems in the United States, is dedicated to the integrated delivery of health care, genomic medicine, senior care and services, global clinics, research, and affordable insurance. Headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, the organization includes 44 hospitals, 1,400 physicians, and more than 200 Good Samaritan Society senior care locations in 26 states and 9 countries. Sanford Health's vision is to improve the human condition at every stage of life through exceptional care, spiritual enrichment, innovation, and discovery.
This position will report directly to the COO and be a member of the Executive Leadership Table (ELT) and is a key participant in system-wide strategic planning and other processes. The Chief Information Officer (CIO) will provide strategic business leadership, development, evaluation and coordination of numerous information and technology systems. The CIO will also be tasked with staying up-to-date of the latest developments, advancements and trends in health delivery technology to ensure optimal professional effectiveness and competence.
The appropriate candidate for this position will possess demonstrated success and expertise in broad information technology healthcare leadership, including: past successes implementing systems to support healthcare operations and/or electronic health records, improving customer satisfaction, innovative technologies, fiscal performance, and clinical quality. He or she will understand the value of innovation and can develop transformative ideas and initiatives that improve the organization's performance.