The Director of Digital Patient Experience serves as a knowledgeable innovation technology resource in identifying, evaluating, integrating, and implementing new technologies and advancing core technologies to elevate business and IT transformation, information exchange mechanisms and data service processing throughout the organization, which extends to the consumer experience. They drive actionable insights and solutions using a knowledge of the contemporary digital landscape vision of the organization and the experience of bringing leading technology and process optimization to drive sustainable improvements in business performance. This role will leverage solutions that respond to on-demand healthcare to better meet the changing patient demands and experience.
The Director of Digital Patient Experience works closely with the Operational partners, Information Services leadership and Executive Sponsors to develop roadmaps to implement digital transformational change which will enable the organization to deliver products and services which are efficient and highly effective of high-quality and consumer-centered yielding improved customer and patient experiences. This Director champions the merging of technology and strategy to execute on a comprehensive picture of a modern healthcare landscape through tools and platforms that ease interactions with the consumer and the health system.
The Director of Digital Patient Experience is responsible to create a more agile environment that provides continuous evaluation of MemorialCare’s current state to identify and implement new capabilities that are focused on advancement and enables patient and consumer satisfaction through digital interaction as a point of entry into the health system. This role will emphasize innovative advancements for the user and patient experience, proposing digital strategies, and defining the roadmap for implementation and success.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Demonstrates professionalism and confidence to be able to regularly interact with senior leadership and executives on strategy, planning and operational execution.
Functions as an advocate and serves as a positive role model for encouraging others to embrace innovative changes and transformation associated with IS projects.
Manages multiple vendor relationships, support and deliverables working to negotiate terms to best meet MemorialCare’s requirements.
Develop and create the Digital Patient Experience roadmap to understand how the vision within those domains is evolving to better align the integration and transformation.
Formulate emerging technology strategies that will set the foundation to solve complex business strategic goals and increase digital patient engagement.
Participates with senior leadership to establish strategic goals, plans and objectives. Oversees team project schedule, defines appropriate resources, monitors project schedule, makes adjustments that are within scope of responsibility and recommends changes as appropriate.
Communicate with cross-functional teams to instigate a “test, learn, iterate” approach to emerging technology adoption across MemorialCare.
Work with external service partners to identify, prototype and test new products and services, and incorporate their solutions into capabilities to accelerate innovation and enhance the digital patient experience with MemorialCare while ensuring MemorialCare’s brand is represented in the highest regard.
Serves as a subject matter expert on the market at large to ensure the right technology solutions are being used to optimize use of available capabilities while allowing for flexibility to adopt the solutions of tomorrow for external and internal technologies.
Fosters positive relationships with business leadership and works closely with them to understand future business plans, elicit functional requirements, and identify and implement technology solutions to support business plans.
Captures and socializes effective innovation practices inside and outside the Digital Patient Experience Team, including training on innovation best practices, integration/transformation and patient engagement strategies.
Leads and prioritizes the deployment of innovation and digital transformation to enable more optimized business outcomes and consumer engagement by combining technical and business capabilities, lean processes, toolchains and platforms.
Builds and leads a team of skilled technical professionals that assess, lead and integrate solutions to support businesses and to maintain and build on an agile digital integration and transformation architecture.
Develops staff performance expectations, goals and metrics. Establishes career path goals for each member, performing regular scheduled evaluations and providing guidance in development of those goals.
Holds responsibility for all aspects of managing and leading a team including hiring, developing staff, managing performance and rewarding employees. Establishes an inclusive and innovative culture where individuals feel valued and thrive, inspiring overall team success and trust.
Delivers on continuous improvement of patient facing digital technologies across all areas within MemorialCare to bring in agility and consistency with a high level of return on investment while ensuring patient satisfaction and engagement with MemorialCare.
To improve the patient experience by providing health care providers; patients and their families; and others with information, education, networking opportunities, and related resources focused on best practices.