Clinical Resource Manager OU Medical Center - Oklahoma City, OK
Responsible for working with the Supply Chain Team to implement the strategic direction of Supply Cost Management within a facility. This position is responsible for assisting the Clinical Resource Director in reviewing and optimizing the contract portfolio, developing and executing product standardization. Essential Responsibilities:
- Manages cost savings projects from initiation to completion ensuring projects are completed and implemented.
- Manages vendor relationships in order to cross-reference, organize in-services, scheduled trials, and resolve clinical issues with products.
- Plans, manages, and evaluates validations and trials of products.
- Development and implementation of strategies and processes for reducing supply expense/adjusted admission.
- Development and implementation of product standardization and utilization.
Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications: Education:
- Monitoring of utilization and cost data and identifies waste.
- Coordinating clinical product committees to reduce the number of SKUs by standardization, increase product quality, evaluate processes and introduce new products.
- Maintaining financial and performance measurements as gauge of standardization/utilization success. Measuring and continuously verifying process improvements and cost savings.
- Managing and supporting various product implementations, conversions and deletions, recommending product changes with clinical acceptable products when necessary
- Performs other duties as assigned
Associates degree or higher in Nursing or other Medical Specialty. A Bachelor's degree preferred Experience:
A minimum of two years' experience in acute care setting with preference of a clinical background, or medical or supply analysis experience. Licensure/Certifications/Registrations Required:
N/A Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Demonstrated organizational and communication skills.
Proficient in the use of spreadsheet and word-processing applications.
Functional working knowledge of clinical and surgical supply and SKU maintenance processes.
Demonstrated quality improvement implementation skills with regard to clinical processes and SKU management.
Ability to communicate with healthcare professionals.
Understanding of utilization and productivity in a variety of clinical settings.
A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom