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Data and Information Technology Program Manager

Community HealthCare Association of the Dakotas
Fargo, ND
  • Expired: September 16, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

Data and Health Information Program Manager

Community HealthCare Association of the Dakotas (CHAD) is seeking a dynamic, self-motivated and innovative individual to serve as our Data and Health Information Program Manager. This is a full-time remote position with the candidate having a physical location in ND or SD.

If you are seeking meaningful work and a rewarding career, then consider a career with us!

Our manager positions earn a competitive wage along with excellent benefits including health, dental, vision, disability, life insurance, retirement plan, vacation time, sick leave, holidays, wellness and more.


For more than 35 years, CHAD has advanced the efforts of CHC's in 66 delivery sites in 52 communities across North Dakota and South Dakota through training, technical assistance, education and advocacy. It's our mission "To foster healthy communities by promoting and supporting programs that increase access to affordable, high-quality care for all." It is our vision for all Dakotans to have access to a high-quality system of care.

CHAD is committed to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion and connectedness. We are able to grow and learn better together with a diverse team of employees. In recruiting for our team, we welcome the unique contributions that candidates can bring and strive to attract staff who will share our cornerstones of character of Integrity, Respect, Reliability, Collaboration, and Innovation.


This position will work to enhance security, analyze data and support the ongoing efforts of our Great Plains Health Data Network (GPHDN), which is a collaboration that harnesses the strength of the Health Center Controlled Networks (HCCN) program to support the technical capacity of some of the most remote and under-resourced health centers in the country. This position would assist the 11 participating health centers (PHCs) in ND, SD and Wyoming improve access to care, enhance quality of care, and achieve cost efficiencies through the redesign of practices under the federally funded HCCN grant. The purpose of the network is to support health centers to leverage health information technology (HIT) and data with a focus on clinical quality, patient-centered care, provider and staff well-being, and enhancing virtual care.

The position will provide technical assistance to our PHCs to improve their data management, data integration and interoperability between health care systems. This position will also lead the technology work and serve as the HIPAA Privacy and Security Officer for CHAD and assist PHCs with their security risk assessment (SRA) mitigation efforts. In addition, this position will assist CHAD and PHCs with building reports and dashboards to track projects and quality improvement using Azara, Smartsheets, Excel, or other data visualization tools such as Tableau or PowerBI. Researching and providing recommendations for HIT digital tools and serving as a liaison between vendors and PHCs will also be a responsibility of this position.

The position requires a deep knowledge of health information technology including electronic medical records (EMR), data visualization, data integration, health information security and confidentiality as well as the ability to build relationships, lead groups toward strategic objectives, and manage achievement of project objectives.


  • Bachelor's degree in health information technology, health informatics, or public health related field or equivalent experience. Three or more years of health information technology, informatics, or related experience.
  • Experience with HIPAA Privacy and Security and conducting Security Risk Assessments and completing mitigation tasks preferred
  • Experience and knowledge with electronic health records (EHR) and HL7 messaging.
  • Demonstrated health care experience, preferably within population health or primary care operations.
  • Knowledge of Meaningful Use standards and health information exchange.
  • Strong knowledge base of quality improvement and data analysis experience.
  • Ability to travel to sites in ND, SD and WY, plus other travel as needed.

Annual Salary range $65,000 - $75,000 with the opportunity for up to an additional $10k based on experience.

Are you a compassionate, and committed person? Are you self-motivated and innovative? If so, Apply with us

Community HealthCare Association of the Dakotas


Fargo, ND
58102 USA