Director of Health Information Management

Department: Administration

Type: Full Time

Location: Houston, TX

Be a part of driving healthy change in our communities


About the Position

The Director of Operations for Information Management at Legacy Community Health will plan and direct the design, implementation, and maintenance of clinical and operational information systems (IS) to effectively apply technology solutions with the goal of improving function and health record management. As Director, you will perform administrative and management duties as well as translating Legacy's mission, strategic goals, and program priorities into objectives for Legacy's clinical and operational IS. You will also manage the analysis, selection, design, implementation, and support for various solutions in collaboration with Legacy's IT department.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead and develop a cross-functional team to promote the adoption and optimization of clinical and operational IS solutions, including the day-to-day aspects of the team
  • Direct and coordinate the design, implementation, and maintenance of clinical and operational IS solutions to improve daily functions and objectives
  • Coordinate HIMS projects to achieve effective integration and interoperability with other IT applications and processes

About Legacy Community Health

Legacy Community Health is a premium, Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) that provides comprehensive care to community members regardless of their ability to pay. Our goal is to treat the entire patient while improving their overall wellness and quality of life, in addition to providing free pregnancy tests, HIV/AIDS screening. At Legacy, we empower patients to lead better lives by promoting healthy behaviors and offering resources such as literacy classes, family planning services, and nutrition and weight management information. 

Our roots began in 1981 as the Montrose Clinic, with specialization in HIV education, testing, and treatment. Since then, the agency has expanded to 10 clinics in Houston, one in Baytown, two in Beaumont, and one in Deer Park with extensive services that include: Adult primary care, HIV/AIDS care, pediatrics, OB/GYN and maternity, dental, vision and behavioral health. We also service students within KIPP and YES Prep schools. Legacy is committed to driving healthy change in our communities.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualifying experience
    • Master's degree preferred
  • HIMSS certification
  • Certification related to program or project management, healthcare IT, and/or IT Management preferred
  • 3 years of experience with IT services, record management, support, or training in a healthcare organization
  • 3 years of experience with EHR, Care or Case Management, or similar clinical software
  • 5 years of experience with electronic health record or similar IS implementation, support, training, or administration preferred
  • 6 years of experience with clinical and operational healthcare software configuration, implementation, support, and delivery
  • 3 years of progressive leadership experience


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Life insurance and AD&D
  • 403(b) retirement plan
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Subsidized gym membership
  • 24-hour travel assistance
  • Paid Time Off 
  • PTO Exchange Program
  • Company holidays (9 days + 1 floating day)
  • Bereavement Leave
  • And more

Legacy Community Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace.

Apply today.

Our short application process takes less than 3 minutes on your phone, tablet or computer.