Essential Functions and How They Are Accomplished
Consults with end users throughout NMHC in identifying, analyzing and facilitating implementation of expense reduction initiatives tied to medical and surgical products, equipment and services.
Includes communications with vendors, end users, physicians, management and third party partners.
Facilitates the procurement of medical/surgical products, equipment and services for NMHC in collaboration with end users, NMHC Contracting Services, NMHC Purchasing Services, Inventory and Logistics and third party vendors.
Responsible for negotiation of key business terms related to savings initiatives, ongoing portfolio maintenance and contract arrangements.
Supports clinical specialty committees focused on product introductions, value analysis and utilization review consistent with NMHC policies and procedures.
Manages the overall medical / surgical product portfolio for various clinical disciplines across NMHC, including regular utilization review, spend analysis, product introductions and trials.
Develops qualitative/quantitative analyses and methodologies for product utilization and cost reduction efforts.
Tracks identified and implemented cost savings and audits projected utilization and actual spend.
Participates in developing new programs, training efforts, product trials, departmental or organization goals and projects, etc.
Manages communications and clinical literature research to support product utilization, product conversions and additions, trials and committee activities.
Prepares product and service utilization reports and updates.
Promotes NMHC philosophy for implementing supply chain cost improvement initiatives, new product introductions and organizational goals.
Plans, coordinates and facilitates meetings, work groups, and committees within various levels of staffing and management.
Serve as intermediary between vendors and end users, helping to screen and analyze new product introductions.
Coordinate inservicing with end users for new product introductions, trials and product conversions.
Work with Group Purchasing Organization(s) to identify cost savings opportunities, program initiatives and best practices.
Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Art.
Demonstrated ability to facilitate change and achieve savings goals.
Masters in Business Administration or Masters in Health Care Management.
Operating Room Experience / Patient Care Experience.