Vice President & CIO

Vice President & CIO

Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI)

CIHI is seeking a skilled and highly respected strategic leader to join its Executive Team as Vice President & CIO.

An independent, not-for-profit organization, CIHI provides essential information on Canada’s health systems and the health of Canadians - technology, in all its forms, is core to delivering on CIHI’s mandate.  To learn about how CIHI information products are used to accelerate improvements in healthcare, health system performance, and population health across Canada, please go to

The essence of the VP & CIO role is to: enable CIHI’s overall business strategy and planning; oversee major technological and change initiatives (e.g. big data, digital, cloud); lead a department of close to 200 staff that are key to enabling CIHI’s mission and business goals; collaborate with colleagues across the organization; provide strategic direction for enterprise architecture, data, information and product management, IT security and compliance, and supporting policies and governance structures; develop creative partnerships and represent CIHI externally to stakeholders, partners, vendors, governments, etc.; and champion the role and value of quality health information.

As the ideal VP & CIO candidate, you are an inspiring and inclusive team leader, an excellent communicator, an experienced project/change manager, a trusted and credible partner, and a strategic driver who appreciates how technology can enable business success.  You hold a graduate degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field, and several years of progressive leadership experience in a CIO or equivalent senior strategic management role in healthcare or a related field.

To apply for this position, please submit your application and related materials to  and state the title of the position in the subject line of your e-mail.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration for the role will be contacted.