Posted about 17 days ago
Dir-Med Equip Planning
Requisition Number: 000265691
We are an organization that is driven by our values: purpose, excellence, compassion and team. These values guide our actions every day and describe how we will achieve our vision.
This leader directs a team of Medical Equipment Planners within the enterprise-wide Supply Chain Services Department! The director works in collaboration with Clinical Engineers, Design and Construction, and project managers to lead a system wide equipment planning program. The incumbent develops processes and procedures that result in the effective planning, purchasing, standardization, repurposing, and disposal of medical equipment that support the system's vision for preeminence.
The director champions the inclusion of the IU Health mission and values into the daily functions of the department, and creates an inclusive environment that encourages staff to provide opportunities for minority and women owned businesses. This leader also challenges staff to promote improved clinical equipment purchasing and utilization that care for the whole patient; mind, body and spirit.
Other responsibilities include being accountable for the day-to-day operations of the clinical equipment planning team through implementation of strategy, policy, direction and action plans. The director conducts ongoing analysis, development, and implementation of methods and systems to improve overall efficiency and effectiveness of clinical equipment management.
Qualifications / Knowledge / Skills / Abilities
Bachelor's Degree required. Master's preferred. BA in Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture or other related field such as Biomedical Engineering preferred.
7-10 years of relevant experience in the planning of medical equipment on large healthcare projects and programs or equivalent Biomedical Engineering experience.
Requires knowledge and experience of construction management processes, means, and methods. Experience dealing with healthcare equipment manufacturers, and medical professionals.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills to interface with all levels of personnel inside and outside of the organization. Strong interpersonal skills including team and relationship building, customer service, problem solving and the ability to facilitate and lead self-directed professionals. Must possess presentation skills, experience with MS Office application and CAD.
Reports to: Executive Director - Supply Chain
Direct Reports: 2 Medical Equipment Planning Consultants; 1 Medical Equipment Planner
Other Key Relationships: Nursing, Facilities, Finance, and Clinical Engineering Departments
Indiana University Health is unlike any other healthcare system and we're looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient.
People motivated to do their best every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves. As one of Indiana's largest employers, our vision is to lead the transformation of healthcare through quality, innovation and education, and make Indiana one of the nation's healthiest states.
IU Health is among the top ten largest single-state nonprofit health systems in the United States. Through its 16 hospitals (a mix of urban, suburban and rural facilities), IU Health offers a full range of specialty and primary care services for children and adults.
Statewide, IU Health has more than 2,600 staffed beds, $6.23 billion in net total operating revenue, and strategic service lines including cancer, cardiovascular, neuroscience, orthopedics, pediatrics and transplant, that have received national recognition for quality patient care over the decades. IU Health has over 34,000 team members.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.
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