Community Memorial Health System

  • *Medical Library Services Manager

    Job Location US-CA-Ventura
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(4/2/2018 5:01 PM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    1st – Day
    Shift Scheduled Time
    Full-Time Exempt
  • Overview

    Located close to the beach, just 60 miles north of Los Angeles, Community Memorial Hospital is a 242 bed non-profit, acute care facility, committed to provide quality patient care in an environment that promotes clinical excellence and innovative leadership.    


    We offer some of the best benefits in the industry, along with great career choices, training, and leadership development.  At our facility, our employees share their enthusiasm for life as well as for helping others.  As you balance your work life with your other passions, we're there for you every step of the way.


    CMHS offers excellent benefits, such as Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, and AD&D insurance. We also offer a comprehensive 403(b) retirement plan, flexible spending accounts, paid time off, and a variety of other great benefits.


    If you are interested in joining teams that meld quality care and compassion to create an environment of excellence, please take a moment to discover more about what it's like to work at Community Memorial Health System.




    “CMHS is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employer”




    Under the direction of the Administrative Director of Graduate medical Education, the Medical Library Services Manager is responsible for planning, implementation, management and evaluation of all library services, including strategic planning, budgeting, collection development and reference and instructional services.  The incumbent in this position provides professional quality management of knowledge-based health care information resources and efficient library services to the hospital administrators, physicians, residents, students and employees. Coordinates access to knowledge-based health care information. Supports the GME Program’s research and education mission.  Provides research and instructional support to faculty, residents and staff.  Manages the Continuing Medical Education Program.


    Master’s degree in Library Science required.  Minimum three (3) years of experience in a health sciences library or other health sciences environment required.  Advanced knowledge and experience with current resources, vocabularies and research techniques in the biomedical sciences, specifically Evidence-Based Medicine tenets and teaching methodologies required.  Evidence of ability to meet university level standards in librarianship, teaching, publication and research, and service commensurate with faculty status required.  Knowledge of medical terminology, expert level knowledge of literature searching in OVID, Pubmed, Embase, CINAHL, Clinical Key, Clinical Key for Nursing, Docline, Linkout, Micromedex, Lexicomp and OCLC required.  Minimum five (5) years of experience in health science librarianship or health sciences profession, experience managing a medical library in a teaching hospital, familiarity with the academic health system and medical education environments preferred.  Experience working with clinicians, clinical faculty and students, initiating creative and innovative information services programs, performing in-depth literature reviews including, but not limited to systematic reviews, tools for developing online research guides and grant writing preferred.  Knowledge of best practices and emerging trends for instruction and library science, membership in the Academy of health Information professionals and subject background in the health or life sciences, or in information technology preferred.


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