Thresholds, a national leader in mental health services, is a recipient of the Chicago Tribune “Top 100 Workplaces" for three consecutive years and a 10-time winner of Chicago’s “101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For". Through our more than 75 Chicagoland locations and 30 innovative programs, Thresholds provides healthcare, housing and hope for over 15,000 adults and youth.
The Vice President, Health Information Systems, reports to the Chief Information Officer (CIO) and is responsible for the planning, and successful implementation of information systems used in the clinical and revenue cycle environments and facilitating alignment between the strategic plan driven by the CEO, CCO, COO, VP of Strategy, the CIO, and other leaders of Thresholds and the clinical strategy and guidelines of Behavioral Health Medicine & Science. The VPHIS will champion and provide leadership for the implementation, advancement and optimization of all clinical systems, including the electronic health record (EHR) and its support of Revenue Cycle Management, as Thresholds embraces the evolution in providing evidence-based care leveraging predictive analytics, population health management, and next generation patient engagement.
The VPHIS supports a positive Information Services organizational culture through strong leadership that drives a performance-based culture around delivery excellence. Remains current with new advancements in technology, national, state and local regulations and issues affecting healthcare information technology and their potential impact on the organization's ability to deliver care and meet strategic initiatives.
The VPHIS provides guidance and collaborates on department policies, facilitates reporting requirements, and defines standard metrics and scorecards to drive operation performance.
This position is integral to the long-term vision, strategy, and success of the organization.