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Vice President, USON & Provider Slns Tech Strategy

McKesson Corp.

This is a Full-time position in Dallas, TX posted April 8, 2021.

Location: The Woodlands or Dallas, TexasPosition Summary:The VP of Technology Strategy is responsible for defining the mid
– to long-term technology strategy for 20+ technology services, ranging from standard healthcare infrastructure IT to next-gen healthcare innovations such as telehealth or precision medicine solutions.

The scope of this role encompasses all 480+ practices in the US Oncology Network as well as many providers in the open market for the whole U.S.

region through our Provider Solutions organization.

The physicians and their care teams in these two multi-billion USD healthcare organizations see millions of cancer patients every year; helping to ensure that these cancer patients receive the best care possible is our mission as a technology team.

We are responsible for keeping the practices operational, safe, and prepared for the future.

Digital transformation of cancer care in the community, for example through better patient engagement or precision medicine solutions, is an important focus area for this leader.

Understanding relevant technologies in the healthcare market and potential technology providers / partners is key to the success of this role.

Vetting new solutions and developing comprehensive roadmaps as well as providing portfolio oversight are critical responsibilities for this role.

Partnering with practice and physician leadership to understand practice needs, healthcare industry trends, and translating these into a comprehensive network and practice technology strategy through an effective strategic planning process require a leader who is comfortable in the oncology space and who is able to collaborate with providers as an equal partner.

This strategic planning process has wide-ranging impact on how cancer care is delivered in the community space to millions of patients, hence we are looking for an individual with proven passion to make a difference in the life of those who truly deserve our dedication for the best care possible.

Cancer care is a highly complex and evolving space, and we believe that one of the main difference makers for the well-being of patients today and even more so in the future is technology.McKesson-internally, The VP Technology Strategy and her/his team collaborate with the CIO, the VP Practice IT Delivery, executive leaders in our business lines, strategy, finance, and portfolio management to enable the desired business impact as well as customer and clinical success for the McKesson Specialty Provider Organization (MSPO).

Furthermore, strong alignment with McKesson Technology’s executive leadership is essential to ensure we leverage the strength of McKesson for The US Oncology Network and the Provider Solutions organization.

Therefore, this role owns collaboration and alignment with McKesson Technology’s Strategy function, leveraging their standards and at the same time ensuring that our business units’ needs are met.This Leader delivers value by leading a critical business function that:Is accountable for discovering and understanding existing and future network/open market and practice business needs and translating those into a comprehensive technology strategyTakes ownership of the clinical technology portfolio management, leading the business’ portfolio management functionDefines and aligns clinical tech solution and portfolio strategy to support multiple business stakeholders, respond to customer needs at the point of care, and deliver on BU and enterprise strategic imperativesCoordinates portfolio strategies and investments with executives across US Oncology, open market, and other specialty segments, as well as McKesson Technology’s strategy functionEstablishes and drives processes to coordinate business prioritization and development or partnership approach (build, buy, partner)Incubates and leads new clinical technology partnerships with McKesson Technology and external partners, including vendor negotiation, definition of terms and support modelsCollaborates closely with other executive leaders in the organization in an innovation framework that aims to establish a fail fast cultureCoordinates with finance and stakeholder teams to align resources and priorities, including development of capital requests and business case development for new solutionsProvides execution oversight in collaboration with development, operations, sales and marketing teams for new solution initiativesProvides thought leadership to internal and external customers as well as via healthcare industry channelsProvides oversight for solution lifecycle through ongoing customer engagement and feedback, pilot program design and execution, program launch, and sunset decision-makingKey Responsibilities 1. Develop, align, and maintain clinical technology solution roadmap and portfolio to support Specialty Provider businesses through engagement with customer and internal leadership2. Drive, monitor and manage ongoing prioritization and execution of network and open market technology strategy through matrixed leadership of Product Management and Product Development teams, and continued coordination with executive leadership3. Develop strategic partnerships – balancing immediate business needs with implications across solution portfolio, MSPO, and enterprise objectives4. Develop, iterate, validate, communicate solution priorities and timelines with customers and customer-facing organizations through direct engagement and coordination of customer forums, ad boards, etc.Minimum Job Qualifications:Education/Training –Bachelor’s degree in health, business, or technology related discipline required; Master’s degree strongly preferredBusiness Experience –15+ years of experience in healthcare, including experience in:Oncology or specialty provider sales/operationsKey specialty health trends – e.g.

value-based care, Precision Medicine, Patient engagement10+ years of leadership involving strategic planning, executive communication and team leadershipMulti-year Management Consulting / Strategy Consulting experience5+ years of experience in technology strategy roles, ideally in a clinical settingAdditional experience in software development and product management is a plusTechnology and service sales to physicians and senior leadership is a plusExperience managing P&L / budget for teamSpecialized Knowledge/Skills –Proven ability to develop a strategic storyline and to convincingly communicate it to C-Level management  Expertise structuring partner relationships and navigating business and legal processes related to partner activitiesStrength in understanding and influencing senior executive leadershipCollaborative and creative approaches to managing conflicting prioritiesDemonstrated leadership through direct and matrixed relationshipsUnderstanding of technology solution lifecycle and development processesDemonstrated strengths in communicating complex concepts and business models to variety of internal and customer stakeholdersMust be authorized to work in the US.  Sponsorship is not available for this position.Position will work remote until July 2021McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.McKesson is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including job seekers with disabilities.

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