Privacy & Information Security Coordinator

  • Company:
    Grand River Hospital
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:
    Security

POSITION: Full-Time Privacy & Information Security CoordinatorHOURS OF WORK: Monday-Friday, Days7.5 Hour Shifts; flexibility of work hours is expectedJOB SUMMARY: Reporting to the Manager, Information Privacy & Access, the Privacy & Information Security Coordinator will participate in key functions of Privacy, Access, and Information Security, including privacy & security audits, risk assessments, staff education, policy development and review, and investigations. The Privacy & Information Security Coordinator is also responsible for facilitating access to and disclosure of personal information and compliance with PHIPA and FIPPA.Job Duties and Responsibilities:• Perform privacy impact assessments. vulnerability assessments, coordinate the execution of these within the corporate context, as well as oversee the remediation activities associated with vulnerability/risk findings• Work in partnership with the Security Analyst to monitor current trends of malware and intrusions • Assist in the development and enforcement of departmental and corporate policies and procedures associated with privacy, information security and access controls based on industry best practice and managerial direction• Collaborate with the IT team in ensuring high availability of information security technologies including, but not limited to, Network Intrusion Prevention Systems, Enterprise Anti-Virus Systems, Enterprise Host Intrusion Prevention Systems, Firewalls, Patch Management Systems, End Point Encryption, and Security Incident Management Systems.• Coordinates internal and external audits and maintains Information Security related documents including confidential data about existing risks• Supports Cyber Incident response process• Familiarity with applicable legislation such as :• the Public Hospital Act (PHA) • Personal Health Information Act (PHIPA), • Freedom of Information and Protection Act (FIPPA), • Mental Health Act and • Personal Information Protection & Electronic Document Act (PIPEDA).QUALIFICATIONS:• Bachelor”s degree in related field. Equivalent work experience without a degree will be considered.• Minimum of 2 years IT, privacy, data analytics or related work experience • Previous work experience with privacy and information security in a health care setting considered an asset • Understanding of lifecycle data management (collection, use, transmission, disclosure, and retention of personal and/or confidential business information)• Ability to work independently and with limited supervision• Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills• Demonstrated knowledge and experience in training and presentations• Responsible, energetic individual with above average ability to organize and prioritize duties• Ability to thrive in an extremely busy environment; where multi-tasking is essential and the quality of work must not be compromised• Good attendance record