Clinical Information Systems Director directs and coordinates implementation, design, and maintenance of clinical information systems used to improve clinical operations. Coordinates projects with Information Technology in order to ensure effective integration of clinical systems with other institutional applications. Being a Clinical Information Systems Director requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Clinical Information Systems Director typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be a Clinical Information Systems Director typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience.