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Director, Laboratory Advisory Board in Nashville, TN at HealthTrust

Date Posted: 3/15/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At HealthTrust we are committed to strengthening provider performance and clinical excellence through an aligned membership model and the delivery of total spend management advisory solutions that leverage its operator experience, scale and innovation. We are headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, and serve over 1,500 hospitals and health systems, and more than 31,000 other member locations including ambulatory surgery centers, physician practices, long-term care and alternate care sites.


HealthTrust is part of the HCA family, a Fortune 100 company with more than 200,000 employees and one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services. HCA operates over 170 locally managed hospitals and over 100 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and the United Kingdom. HCA has been named one of the world's most ethical companies for eight years in a row.At HCA, we are driven by a single goal: the care and improvement of human life.

Job Summary

The Clinical Operations team is responsible for HealthTrust’s Clinical Advisory Boards. The Clinical Advisory Boards consist of clinical leaders from various healthcare systems and are a critical part of HealthTrust’s contracting process. The boards exist to ensure clinical input into the contract portfolio, perform product evaluations as necessary, and support the implementation of contracts within their health system. Boards exist in the areas of Nursing, Surgery, Radiology, Cardiology, Laboratory, Information Technology, and various specialty committees.

DUTIES (included but not limited to) –

  • Works to ensure board vacancies are filled timely and members are on boarded appropriately, including communication to appropriate IDN contacts and Supply Chain Board members.
  • Develop, plan, and coordination of sourcing and educational activities for conference calls and meetings.
  • Identify and plan for Supplier presentations at advisory board meetings; review content prior to presentations.
  • Ensure that advisory board members participate in votes, document timely, and share results with sourcing team.
  • Timely review, approval, and sharing of advisory board minutes from calls and meetings.
  • Work with sourcing team to develop a robust contract launch package, including Clinical Award Summary.
  • Work with sourcing team and supplier for review of item adds, deletes, and discontinues.
  • Work with sourcing team and advisory board members to understand and address any product recalls that may impact our members.
  • Serving as a resource of scientifically valid information and advice on the best use of medical technologies.
  • Providing active clinical support and interaction with contracting teams, global sourcing team, and other HealthTrust departments.
  • Managing the Advisory Board budget.


Job Requirements

Education andExperience

This would be a great opportunity for a Lab Director who is looking for the next step in their career. This role requires a clinically focused Bachelor of Science degree, with a Master’s degree preferred. The ideal candidate will have 5 years Laboratory leadership experience with strong team member participation history. The candidate must currently maintain licensure/credentials in his/her clinical specialty.


Benefits of working at HealthTrust

Our benefits package allows you to select the options that best meet the needs of you and your family.Benefitsinclude401k with a company match, paid time off, medical, dental, vision, flex spending for both health and day care, life insurance, disability, tuition reimbursement andstudent loan repayment, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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