HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Director, Supply Chain Operations- Columbus Regional in Columbus, Georgia

/HealthTrust (HealthTrust Purchasing Group, L.P.) is committed to strengthening provider performance and clinical excellence through an aligned membership model and the delivery of total spend management advisory solutions that leverage our operator experience, scale and innovation. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, HealthTrust serves approximately 1,600 acute care facilities and members in more than 26,000 non-acute care sites./

Job Summary – The Director of Supply Chain Operations is responsible for leading, implementing, measuring, and directing all supply chain operations and developing and implementing product standardization and utilization, enhancing product quality and evaluating processes, and maximizing SKU standardization within a facility.

Duties (included but not limited to):

  • Lead and manage all facility Supply Chain activities

  • Manage the profit and loss of the facility Supply Chain operations

  • Execute the infrastructure project plan for the facility. This includes the implementation of the standardization programs for all supply chain functions, SMART cleanup, master file standardization, online requisitioning, and EDI

  • Develops and facilitates clinical product committees to reduce the number of SKU’s by standardization, increase product quality, evaluate processes and introduce new products

  • As member of SMAT team maintains and communicates financial and performance measurements as gauge of standardization/utilization success

  • Facilitate the implementation of market based purchasing projects at the facility

  • Execute the implementation and operational plan for all of the point of use systems

  • Coordinate, manage, and evaluate facility Supply Chain personnel

  • Create a supportive environment for supply chain staff development and the delivery of supply chain solutions

  • Raise and resolve facility based supply chain issues and improvement opportunities

  • Coordinate and drive efforts to enable supply improvement initiatives (SII) to succeed within the facility

  • Facilitate the standardization of products and optimize supply utilization through effective collaboration with Physicians and clinicians

  • Manage the facility implementation plan, identify and mitigate risks (leverage lessons learned, utilize proactive communication techniques), and monitor resource allocations to ensure successful execution of plan

  • Execute the Supply Chain Performance Measurement plan at the facility and report these results to the Supply Chain Officer in an accurate and timely manner

  • Execute a continuous improvement program for supply chain functions

  • Ensure useful knowledge is captured and promote sharing of information

  • Perform other duties as assigned

  • Practice and adhere to the “Code of Conduct” philosophy and “Mission and Value Statement”

    Education Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience may be considered.

    Experience Minimum of 3 years hospital management experience required.

    Certificate/License RN (if applicable)

Title: Director, Supply Chain Operations- Columbus Regional

Location: Georgia-Columbus-Shared Services-Columbus Regional

Requisition ID: 26632-1592