Director of Hospital Information Security

Reference Number: dagisdir0606
Location: Atlanta, GA

Updated note - 3 years minimum of Specific Hospital Director of Information Security experience  is required to be considered for this opportunity.


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Director of Hospital Information Security




About the Role


If you have large organizational experience in an Acute Care Healthcare System, you may qualify for  this high-level , prestigious and challenging opportunity as a Director of Hospital Information Security! 


A  large, well-respected TOP 100 Hospital needs you Start by developing  and implementing  a formal plan for its IT Security and then lead  the Information Security initiatives  to successful completion.  You will lead a team of three direct  reports  along with additional indirect FTE’s who will  report to you to grow the department. This position reports directly to the CIO and receives  the robust support of The Hospital Board and the Executive Team. 


Also, you will work closely with  all sections within the Information Systems Division; the Clinical & Business Partners and external resources to assure appropriate system control, access and  physical security.


This position will be a primary contact for audit related activities, including The Joint Commission Survey. 


Some program objectives  are:

- Maintaining  a security program which is inclusive of policy, procedure, standards, guidelines for effective governance;

- Directing Risk Management & Compliance  programs,

- Creating and measuring annual goals and Maintaining  incident response  plans for disaster recovery and business continuity. 


In your spare time, enjoy the lush  beauty  and great amenities of this excellent location,  close to the  city and the Beach!




- A  Bachelor’s degree is required  in Information Technology or Business. 

- A  Master’s degree is highly preferred. 

- 5 years’ experience  in a progressively responsible  IS – Technical Operations Staff Member /Information Security

- 3 years in Management in a Healthcare  Information  Security.


Certifications required are: 

- CISSP:  Certified Information Security Professional;

- CISA,  Certified Information Systems Auditor  or CBCP Certified  Business Continuity  Professional. 

- CISM, Certified Information Security Manager  is  Required or to be attained within 12 months of Hire.  



Compensation - $110-150k+



To Learn More: To apply or schedule a confidential phone conversation, please send your resume (MS WORD format preferred) to, or call (303) 799 8188 x106.



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