LHH Knightsbridge, on behalf of Trillium Health Partners
Client Organization: Trillium Health Partners
Position Title: Director, Applications, CSI
Reports to: Vice President, Clinical Systems and Informatics
Location: Greater Toronto Area
Annual Salary $122,850 – $184,350
A New Kind of Health Care for a Healthier Community. That’s the mission at Trillium Health Partners (THP), one of the largest community-based acute care facilities in Canada. Comprised of the Credit Valley Hospital, the Mississauga Hospital, and the Queensway Health Centre, along with several satellite locations, THP serves the growing and diverse populations of Mississauga, West Toronto, and surrounding communities, and is a teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto.
If you are passionate about your career, motivated to improve the health of the community, and committed to digital health solutions to enable excellence, quality, and patient safety consider joining the Better Together team!
As a member of the Clinical Systems and Informatics (CSI) team, the Director of Applications reports to the Vice President of Clinical Systems and Informatics. Collaborating closely with leadership, including the Chief Information and Analytics Officer, Chief Health Information Officer and Chief Technology Officer, this role oversees THP’s Hospital Information System, Epic, and contributes to the development and implementation of the Digital and Analytics Roadmap aligned with THP’s strategic plan.
As a key leader within the Quality, Risk and Practice Portfolio, the Director of Applications works closely with the Director of Clinical Informatics, Training, Development, and Delivery to implement strategic and current digital health trends, leading practices, and opportunities while managing related risks. Day to day work will include application updates, building resilient solutions and platforms, cross platform integration within THP, and creating strong relationships with health care partners such as the Mississauga Health, Ministry of Health, Ontario Health, Canadian Institute for Health Information, peer Epic hospital systems, and others.
Working closely with Information Services and the Performance and Business Intelligence divisions, collaborative efforts extend to planning, reviewing, and overseeing the implementation of activities with the leadership team, ensuring alignment with established policies, procedures, legislative requirements, and standards. The role is accountable for the THP Hospital Information System Epic, managing its upgrade path, customer service, joy in use, and system roadmap but is a key partner and contributor for other digital health solutions. Serving as the liaison between Information Services and the Clinical Systems and Informatics team, the Director develops relationships at THP, prioritizes issues, identifies development opportunities, and resolves complex challenges. Additionally, the Director supports the integration of IS principles, including ITIL, into all work and provides strategic leadership, ensuring precision in the execution of Epic system software-related tasks.