Physician / Chief Health Information Officer
Augusta, GA, USA | Leading Government / Military Company
Industry:Government / Military
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Provides data mining and quality reporting.
Leads systems development and implementation in clinical settings.
Oversees and coordinates PI activities geared toward improving the quality, effectiveness and efficiency of healthcare delivery.
Leads facility modernization projects that bring innovations and cutting-edge clinical informatics technologies that positively impact the diagnosis, care treatment and delivery if healthcare to our Veterans.
Responsible for designing and integrating technology into workflows involving the medical and technological sides of medicine.
Works in collaboration with Quality Management to spearhead activities that solve identified healthcare delivery problems and to initiate changes that use informatics technologies to improve the quality of healthcare.
Job family (Series)
0602 Medical Officer
Physicians, All Other
Conditions of Employment
United States Citizenship Required; non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy
Designated and/or random drug testing required
Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
You may be required to serve a probationary period
Subject to a background/security investigation
Must be proficient in written and spoken English
Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process
Must pass pre-employment physical examination
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 12/31/2019.
United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine. The degree must have been obtained from one of the schools approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the year in which the course of study was completed.
Current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia.
Completion of residency training, or its equivalent, approved by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core specialty training program leading to eligibility for board certification.
Proficiency in spoken and written English.
Physical requirements outlined below.
Preferred Experience: Board certified physician (preferably with health informatics training) with two or more years. Proven success working and using clinical informatics to improve the delivery of healthcare processes and systems in a medical center of comparable size.