Corporate Professional
Covenant Health
COV00011528 Requisition #
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  • Classification: Privacy Officer
  • Department: Privacy
  • Primary Location: Cabrini Centre
  • Employee Class: Regular Full Time
  • FTE: 1.00
  • Posting End Date: 30-SEP-2019
  • Date Available: 07-OCT-2019
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 2
  • Shifts per cycle: 10
  • Shift Pattern: Days
  • Days Off: Saturday/Sunday
  • Salary: Covenant Health offers a competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Required Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in a related field (e.g., health administration, business administration, law, health sciences) required. In-depth knowledge of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and the Health Information Act including related regulations. Experience with the collection of health information and privacy breach investigation processes. Ability to interpret and apply legislative principles and provisions including the ability to understand legal documents. Experience in developing and completing Privacy Impact Assessments (PIAs). Knowledge of Covenant Health's mission and values, and strategic direction. Efficient and effective research, analysis, problem-solving, organization and communication skills. Knowledge and experience with Microsoft computer systems (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and software packages. Ability to effectively explore alternatives and positions to reach outcomes that support all stakeholders.

Additional Required Qualifications:

Ability to work under tight or imposed deadlines and dealing with highly confidential/sensitive information is required. Ability to exercise judgment, often independently, on matters related to the application of legislation, protecting privacy, handling of sensitive and confidential information, effective interaction with others, and provision of advice. While this position is based in Edmonton, travel to other Covenant Health sites may be required. Driver's license is required for travel between sites within Edmonton and provincially. License(s)/Certification(s): Completion of the University of Alberta's Information Access and Protection of Privacy Program (or an equivalent program/certificate) is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Masters in a related field. Evidence of ongoing educational preparation in planning, policy development, information access/privacy legislation, and project management. Experience in leading teams. Knowledge of Covenant Health operations and relationships with other parties with an emphasis on information aspects, issues and record management. Training in project management. Having the above experience in a health care environment (e.g., hospital) is preferred.

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