Clinical Resource Director, Ambulatory (Austin, TX) in Nashville, TN at HealthTrust

Date Posted: 8/11/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Nashville, TN
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  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description

  Clinical Resource Director – Ambulatory Surgery, Austin, TX market

Full-Time / Work from Home / Travel within assigned market is required.

Job Summary

The Clinical Resource Director (CRD) serves as a Supply Chain clinical resource for ambulatory surgery centers within the Austin, TX market.
Working with the Division Supply Chain Team, the CRD is responsible for implementing the strategic direction of Supply Cost Management within the assigned market.

  • Building strategic alliances with Surgery Center Executive staff
  • Develops and implements strategies and processes for reducing supply expense/cost per case.
  • Develops and implements product standardization and utilization in cooperation with facility Materials Manager and Leadership.
  • Collaborates with MM to monitors utilization, cost data and identify waste, through Contract Management (CCM), SIP maximization, ongoing product reviews.
  • Actively interacts with the clinicians performing the departmental tasks to identify improvement opportunities and develop/implement continuous quality improvement process regarding supply/labor practices and recommends cost reductions.
  • Actively participates and communicates with Medical Staff and clinical staff to monitor, communicate, and make improvements to utilization profiling.
  • Actively participates, communicates and educates all affected departments, physicians,
  • Demonstrates quality improvement implementation skills with regard to clinical processes and SKU management.
  • Ability to communicate with physicians and other clinical healthcare professionals.
  • Understanding of utilization and productivity in a variety of clinical settings.

Job Requirements

  • Current RN License required, Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 5 years of RN experience in acute care and/or ambulatory surgery setting.
  • Surgery & Materials Management experience preferred
  • Prior experience in successfully developing and implementing strategies / processes for reducing supply expense.
  • Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously, and demonstrated personal time management/project prioritization skills.