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Director Clinical Applications



Address   Franciscan Alliance
    1500 Albany Street
    Beech Grove, 73384 46107

Hours  Days

Calendar  Full-Time; 40.00/week

Education Bachelor's Required


Clinical Applications Leader


We make extensive use of our clinical applications throughout our healthcare system. That kind of scope requires experienced leaders who can devise and develop the Clinical Applications strategy and framework for Franciscan. Developing strategies and high-quality information systems and driving business results are key responsibilities for this role. Think you’ve got what it takes?

Are you a strong leader? Are you a good problem solver? Are you detail-oriented and thorough in your work? We have a job waiting for someone like you. 


  • Collaborate with key executive and business stakeholders to assess, develop and maintain the clinical applications portfolio and related application roadmaps.
  • Build in-depth knowledge of the business success drivers, industry trends, regulatory issues and competitive marketplace to develop and deliver value added business solutions that have a measurable impact on results.
  • Direct and oversee the Clinical Applications coworkers, and outside consultants as needed in the planning, development, and on-going maintenance of the clinical applications.
  • Create and execute a roadmap for deliverables based on requirements, projects, and support functions.
  • Collaborate with leaders across IT departments and business operations to prioritize IT changes and projects. 
  • Manage the relationships with HER and other clinical application vendor.
  • Responsible for complex vendor negotiations and defining clear SOWs and advantageous contract terms.
  • Act as a business relationship manager among stakeholders to provide project definition, process leadership, timeframe, cost, delivery, issue resolution, risk mitigation and status communication.
  • Oversee internal and external systems/application/process development projects, as assigned, from inception through successful implementation.
  • Oversee and assist with the definition of business requirements (Business Process Mapping, benefit analysis, etc.) and IT solutions.
  • Responsible for clinical system adoption and results.
  • Handle and oversee administrative matters concerning Clinical Applications operations and functions including preparing and submitting the department budget for approval, planning and forecasting activities, identifying department goals and key measurements, and developing internal controls for major department initiatives.
  • Monitor and control budget performance and take action to implement cost saving strategies.


  • Progressive experience leading implementations and support of industry standard systems (i.e. EMR/EHR).
  • Experience leading EHR applications teams in an integrated healthcare environment.
  • Operational experience in clinical settings and experience implementing and supporting Epic.
  • Excellent organizational, leadership, and communication skills.
  • Excellent decision-making skills.
  • Adapt to complex business environments and situations.



5-10 Years Experience

License(s): Not Applicable

Certification(s): Not Applicable

Travel: Up to 50%



It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.

Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis

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