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Information Stewardship, Access and Privacy Manager-Island Health (Victoria, BC)

Island Health is seeking an experienced manager to play a leadership role in Information Stewardship, Access and Privacy

With your valuable experience as a leader in strategic information privacy and management, you will provide direction, manage and coordinate the staff, activities and budget associated with the Information Stewardship, Access and Privacy (ISAP) program. Working as a member of the Information Management/Information Technology (IM/IT) Leadership Team, you will developing strategic, tactical and operational plans as well as oversee the implementation, evaluation and evolution of a comprehensive ISAP program in the evolving Electronic Health Records (EHR) environment.

Responsibilities include managing the annual operating budget, monitoring expenditures to ensure projections and targets are met and reporting on any variances. You will also oversee the research, development and implementation of ISAP databases, physical and electronic filing systems and other electronic communication and education tools in accordance with relevant statutory, legal, privacy and security requirements and best practices. The ISAP program's core activities include information stewardship, access and privacy process design, consultation and risk analysis, corporate and clinical records request management and legislative compliance activities under FIPPA, privacy breach management and prevention, policy development, enterprise audit and monitoring and education. You will provide expert guidance to your team members in their investigation, root cause analysis, reporting, prevention and quality improvement activities associated with privacy breach events and Privacy Impact Assessments (PIA).


Along with your Master's Degree in Health Information Science, Information Management, Health Administration or related field, you have a strong background in information privacy and information management with at least 5 years' progressive experience in health care with a minimum of two (2) years at a strategic privacy leadership level.

Your background demonstrates your solid understanding of information access, privacy, governance and e-Health practices and trends, information security standards and controls, related legislation and requirements and electronic health record information systems. You have highly effective people leadership, management, coaching and mentorship skills. You apply an analytical, creative and larger systems perspective to problem-solving and have proven experience in planning, directing and controlling projects. You have shown your ability to function effectively in a highly dynamic environment, including working under pressure, adapting and responding to changing priorities and meeting deadlines.

To learn more and apply: https://viha.hua.hrsmart.com/ats/js_job_details.php?reqid=44738

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Questions? Please contact: Cathy Yaskow, Director, ISAP at cathy.yaskow@viha.ca or 250.370.8686.





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