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Rush University Medical Center Manager, Clinical Data Systems - Rush Internal Medicine in Chicago, Illinois

Job Title:

Manager, Clinical Data Systems - Rush Internal Medicine





Active Regular FT (72 to 80 hours per pay period)



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Job Description:

At Rush University Medical Center, we are committed to advancing scientific medical knowledge through research. We are revitalizing our medical centers with an emphasis on productivity, transparency and accountability. Are you looking to be a part of the exciting, always evolving and expanding new developments in research here at Rush University Medical Center? Are you well experienced in working with a variety of group, single and industry oriented studies?

If this describes you, you may be the right candidate for the Manager, Clinical Systems Data position with the department ofInternal Medicine.

Position Highlights :

The Manager, Clinical Data Systems supports data management and reporting requirements and is responsible for database management, development of data reporting tools, programming, analysis, and reporting functions. The individual who holds this position exemplifies the Rush mission, vision, and values and acts in accordance with Rush policies and procedures.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Plans, designs, develops, and implements systems for research data collection.

  • Integrates new systems with existing databases to ensure continuity, integrity, and reliability.

  • Manages accountability and stewardship of complex healthcare data sources.

  • Provides guidance to team to achieve goals and objectives and acts as an advisor to resolve issues.

  • Designs hardware of software solutions and plans timelines for execution.

  • Reviews and approves programmers and analysts' recommendations for the design and implementation of data reporting systems.

  • Oversees staff in the development of data reporting systems for new protocols.

  • Establishes and maintains research data reporting systems.

  • Develops and manages interface design, ETL procedures, and technical specifications for external utilization of clinical data.

  • Provides technical expertise for the design and implementation of new research data reporting systems for internal and external reporting.

  • Ensures new and existing data reporting systems meet federal, state, and institutional compliance.

  • Interacts with stakeholders across the organization to monitor quality control and resolve data source validity issues.

  • Manages system and database administration including support, backup, and recovery.

  • Establishes goals and objectives for data collection and reporting.

  • Plans timelines for software installations and upgrades.

Required Position Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or another related area.

  • At least five years of relevant experience required managing an information technology organization.

  • Knowledge of technical architecture, systems use, maintenance, planning and integration strategies.

  • Experience in the management of ongoing technology infrastructure acquisition and expansion, to include the identification and integration of suitable emerging technologies

  • Strong verbal, oral, and written communication skills.

  • Quantitative and analytical skills.

  • Strong customer service skills.

  • Ability to understand the process involved to adapt, integrate, and modify existing programs or vendor-supplied products for use within the technical environment

  • Strong technical database systems management abilities

Preferred Position Qualifications:

  • Master's degree.

Company Highlights:

  • Rush was recently ranked among the top 20 hospitals in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

  • Eleven Rush programs were recently ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report.

  • Rush University Medical Center is a five-time Magnet facility.

  • The Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP) has awarded Rush full accreditation for three years. Rush is one of the first academic medical centers in Illinois to receive this accreditation

  • Rush was recently ranked first for Quality and Accountability among US academic medical centers in a study conducted by the health care performance improvement company Vizient.

  • As an academic medical center, Rush University MedicalCenter in Chicago, Illinois, is committed to advancing medical knowledge through research. Investigators at Rush are involved in more than 1,600 projects, including hundreds of clinical studies to test the effectiveness and safety of new therapies and medical devices, as well as to expand scientific and medical knowledge.

  • Rush University is home to one of the first medical colleges in the Midwest and one of the nation's top-ranked nursing colleges, as well as graduate programs in allied health, health systems management and biomedical research.

Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.