Are you interested in protecting the health and personal information of Albertans?
The Manager, Privacy & Security Audit is responsible for managing auditing of access to clinical and other systems at the department. This requires working closely with health system stakeholders and Alberta Health program areas, managing a small team of subject matter experts to implement auditing.
This position is responsible for working with stakeholders for managing oversight over access to patient records in the Electronic Health Record. This position collaborates with the Health Information Act (HIA) Policy team and the Privacy and Security team to ensure the requirements of the HIA other pertinent legislation and department privacy, and security policies are met.
The position provides policy input and technical expertise with respect to access auditing issues including the adoption of smart auditing technology and monitoring access to sensitive information through back end systems. The position works with both internal stakeholders within the Department and external stakeholders across the health sector.
Minimum Recruitment Standards
University graduation in a related field (e.g., Information Systems Security Management, Information Technology, Information Systems, Public Administration. Health or Business Administration) and four (4) years of progressively related experience in the privacy, auditing or security field in operational or strategic roles is required.
Other requirements include:
Working knowledge of operational practices and strategies for privacy and security auditing in electronic health record, medical record or other health information systems
Knowledge of information security and privacy standards and practices (Health Information Act and health specific principles);
Knowledge of auditing of production systems, back-end database systems, and real time monitoring and alerting solutions
Management supervisory experience
Preference will be given to those with:
Demonstrated experience doing auditing on clinical record systems and/or other sensitive repositories
Demonstrated experience in handling projects in a large organization
Experience working within the health sector with legislation and policy in a large, complex organization or system.
Project and resource management experience in leading large scale projects;
The following experience is considered an asset:
Master’s degree in a related field
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) designation
Certified Information Privacy Professional/Canada (CIPP/C)
Equivalency: Related experience or education may be considered as an equivalency on a one for one basis (one year of education for one year of experience or vise versa).
A cover letter outlining how your experience relates to the qualifications of this role is required. The cover letter may be used to assess your communication.
Internal Number: 33545
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