Director of Supply Chain Operations in Loxahatchee, FL at HealthTrust

Date Posted: 5/8/2018

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Job Description


THE COMPANY:
  • Take your career in the right direction – joinus at HealthTrust.  Amidst thefast-changing dynamics of healthcare within HealthTrust and our parent company(HCA – Hospital Corporation of America), come work as a Director of SupplyChain Director to put into practice sustainable, practical solutions that willultimately transform patient care and the communities we support.
  • More than 1,600 hospitals have partnered withHealthTrust to lower expenses and improve outcomes across healthcareoperations. HealthTrust delivers supply chain, workforce, and clinicalintegration services to help healthcare providers improve performance withsuperior pricing and operator-driven practices. This is accomplished by hiringprofessionals like you!
  • A seven-time recipient of a “Champion forChange” award from Practice Greenhealth, HealthTrust actively encourages andenables ecologically responsible purchasing alongside fully embracing a cultureof integrity and a code of ethics.
THE POSITION:
  • Seeking a full-time Director of Supply ChainOperations who drives efforts to enable supply improvement initiatives withinrespective facility.
  • Individual who facilitates the standardizationof products and optimizes supply utilization. Enjoys collaborating with physicians and clinicians.
  • Actively seeks ways to control costs withoutcompromising patient safety as well as quality of care and services delivered.
  • Executes operational plan for all hospitalpoint-of-use systems and supplypurchases at the facility.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      
THE LOCATION:
Palm West Hospital- Palm Beach, FL
 
  • West Palm Beach is a city in and the county seat of Palm Beach CountyFlorida,United States.[6] Itis located immediately to the west of the adjacent Palm Beach, and is one of the three main citiesin South Florida.
  • Although West Palm Beach is locatedapproximately 68 miles (109 km) north of DowntownMiami, it is still considered a principal city within the Miamimetropolitan area, due to the solid urbanization betweenboth cities.
  • Every May, you can find the largest waterfrontmusic and arts festival taking place at the West Palm Beach. This means you canstart your summer sooner than others can. 
  • There are more than one hundred and sixty golfcourses and one thousand-tennis course to use. Therefore, you can pick up yourracket or club and get your game on.
  • With over four hundred thousand acres, PalmBeach County produces eighteen percent of the United States sugar. Therefore,it produces the most sugar in the country.


WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY?
 
  • To attract the best talent, HealthTrust offersone of the leading 401(k) plans in the healthcare industry (a 100% match on upto 9% of pay based on years of vesting service). 
  • Tuition Reimbursement program for individualsseeking higher education. Generous annualincentive bonus program. Professional growth and advancement.
  • Network of other highly skilled Assistant SupplyChain Directors to work and collaborate with across sister facilities andmultiple divisions.


Job Requirements

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS:
 
  • Organization – proactivelyprioritized needs and effectively manages resources
  • Communication - communicatesclearly and concisely
  • Leadership - guidesindividuals and groups toward desired outcomes, setting high performancestandards and delivering leading quality services
  • Customer Orientation -establishes and maintains long-term customer relationships, building trust andrespect by consistently meeting and exceeding expectations
  • Tactical execution – overseesthe development, deployment and direction of complex programs and processes
  • Policies & Procedures –articulates knowledge and understanding of organizational policies, proceduresand systems
  • PC Skills - demonstratesproficiency in Microsoft Office applications and others as required
  • Financial Management – appliestools and processes to successfully manage to budget
  • Project Management – assesseswork activities and allocates resources appropriately 
EDUCATION
 
  • Bachelor’s degreein Business Management, Healthcare Administration, Finance, or similar isrequired
 
EXPERIENCE
 
  • Minimum of threeyears hospital management experience required 
PHYSICALDEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS Requires prolonged sitting, some bending, stooping and stretching.Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate akeyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator and other office equipment.Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare andcommunicate reports. Requires lifting papers or boxes up to 50 poundsoccasionally. May be exposed to toxic/caustic/chemicals/detergents. Work isperformed in an office, and in the pharmacy and hospital environment. Work maybe stressful at times. Contact may involve dealing with angry or upset people.Staff must remain flexible and available to provide staffing assistance for any/alldisaster or emergency situations.