Healthcare I / T Strategic Advisory Services Consultant


Chicago, IL

Industry: Healthcare IT


8 - 10 years

Posted 369 days ago

  by    Susan Johnson

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Impact Advisors has an immediate opportunity for a Strategic Advisory Services Consultant to identify and determine cost-effective, growth- and value-oriented strategies for our hospital provider clients across the care continuum, from ambulatory care to hospice, in both the public and private sectors.

Impact Advisors is a nationally recognized healthcare consulting firm dedicated to improving healthcare through technology and process improvement. As a trusted healthcare leader, we help clients optimize clinical and operational performance through our Best in KLAS® advisory and implementation services. We seek bright, motivated professionals who are passionate about healthcare and technology.

Responsibilities include:

  • IT strategy and planning, I/T organizational redesign and succession planning, system implementations and I/T department operational enhancements

  • Assessment of technology and system gaps, along with definition of infrastructure and/or application solutions needed to close gaps and further business strategy
  • Evaluation of initiatives to succeed in a value-based / fee-for-value world of reimbursement
  • Securing executive and operational buy-in for multi-year I/T strategic roadmaps
  • Creating analytics for strategic planning processes, including evaluating environmental trends, assessing core capabilities, and competitor profiling
  • Identification of project/program risks and establishment of proactive mitigation strategies
  • Utilization of proven Best Practices methodologies and practical experience to help clients determine how technology can create business opportunities
  • Streamlining processes to increase the quality and safety of patient care
  • Leadership to provide support in times of organizational transition and transformation
  • Participation in the development and presentation of proposals for business development activities
  • Implementing and overseeing the quality of deliverables and effectively managing teams and day-to-day relationships at all organizational levels to ensure exceptional performance

Qualifications Include:

  • Minimum of 7 years consulting and/or industry experiencerequired
  • Bachelor’s degree or comparable experiencerequired
  • Previous experience serving in an I/T management or executive position in one or more healthcare provider organizations
  • Revenue Cycle, Clinical and/or infrastructure application knowledge
  • Strong understanding of Healthcare I/T operations
  • Proven financial and project management leadership skills
  • Excellent critical thinking, problem solving, relationship building, presentation and communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced, matrix-structured environment
  • National, weekly travelrequired