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System Director IT Business Applications (relocation available, sign-on bonus)

Reading Hospital Reading Full-Time
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Under the general direction of the VP Applications, the System Director IT, Business Applications directs the IT services for business systems across the system. Responsible for management, maintenance, upgrade and enhancement of the enterprise systems such that they meet performance and availability standards set for them. Responsible for strategy development, change management, and planning IT services in conjunction with departmental leadership to ensure that systems and services meet business and operational needs of those departments. Responsible for positioning the organization with appropriate information technology applications to react proactively to changing healthcare demands. Ensure the development and implementation of systems which support the effective and efficient flow of patient information across the system and maximize financial and clinical performance. The System Director works with direct report managers on growth and development of staff, and for the growth and development of the managers. Responsible for managing the human resource processes for the staff, including justification requests for new positions, filling vacancies and advancement or other HR processes for staff.


4 year/ Bachelor's Degree: Information Systems or Business Administration (Required)

Master's Degree: Business Administration or Healthcare Administration (Preferred)

Experience and Skills:

Understanding and experience in revenue cycle within a hospital is critical.

Hospital applications leadership experience is also critical.

6-7 Years Experience in related healthcare position (Preferred)

7+ Years Computer systems experience 

7+ Years IT Management experience 

Excellent Communications Skills, Excellent Interpersonal Skills, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word (Required)



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Information Systems
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Power Point
Health Care
Microsoft Excel
Information Technology
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Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people.

Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care - from prevention, screenings and education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs and public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing and Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, and we have a comprehensive physician network. All of our facilities participate in our partnership with the UPMC Health Plan.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership and staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our patients benefit from access to a broad range of services - all right here in our region.

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