Information Security Administrator
Responsible for Network security and HIPAA Compliance
Apex Global Solutions is the premier provider of services to the Skilled Nursing segment of the Healthcare industry. Our wide range of services include Billing, Accounts Payable, Payroll, Reporting & Analytics, Managed IT Services and Applications for SNF. We are a rapidly growing company! As a result of the recent merger between Apex Healthcare and Global Healthcare our workforce has roughly doubled and our client base has increased. From our offices in Montebello, NY and Howell, NJ we currently offer services to well over 100 Skilled Nursing Facilities nationwide.
Apex Global Solutions has an immediate need for an Information Security Administrator to work at our Montebello location. This office is situated in Montebello, New York, adjacent to the New York State Thruway, offering a low-impact commute for residents north of the metropolitan area
The Information Security Administrator will work under direction from, and report directly to, our Director of IT Platform Services. The qualified applicant will possess a blend of technical and organizational skills along with familiarity of HIPAA best practices, in order to effectively discharge the responsibilities of this position. Some travel between offices will be required. Travel to client locations may also be required from time to time.
The Information Security Administrator will be responsible for the following:
Formulation, Monitoring and Enforcement of our Information Security Policy
The Information Security Policy governs the technical construction and configuration of our platform; the network, applications, user accounts, etc.
Reviews security-related aspects with senior engineers
Enforces the activation of specific security policies
Monitors platform and application activity to ensure against unauthorized access
Performs periodic testing to validate security or to detect problems
Formulation, Monitoring and Enforcement of our Employee Acceptable Use Policy
The Employee Acceptable Use Policy governs the activities or our employees. Some of these activities intersect with our technology platform, while others relate to activities which are external to the corporate IT environment.
Interviews a cross-section of staff to monitor security-related activity
Educates personnel as to current security policies
Enforces or records infractions to current security policies.
Recommends remediation as necessary.
Providing HIPAA Consulting and Auditing Services to our Clients
As healthcare providers, our clients will have many of the same needs in these areas. The Information Security Administrator will leverage our in-house expertise in this area to develop a new service which we can provide to our clients.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following general skills and will ideally have had prior experience in the following areas:
Good communications skills
Customer service skills
Ability to multi-task
Ability to handle fast paced situations
Advanced IT skills
HIPAA standards and best practices
Team Leadership / Personnel Management
Apex Global Solutions offers a full range of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, vacation, 401K and flexible spending accounts. We are a close-knit team. We enjoy the challenges of our fast paced industry, and we also have fun together! Dress is casual and we offer flexible work hours with half-day Fridays, year-round.
Apex Global Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.