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Purchasing Assistant in Coppell, TX at HealthTrust

Date Posted: 6/17/2019

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Purchasing Assistant

THE COMPANY: Take your career in the right direction– join us at HealthTrust. Amidst thefast-changing dynamics of healthcare within HealthTrust and our parent company(HCA – Hospital Corporation of America), come work as a Purchasing Assistant.

More than1,600 hospitals have partnered with HealthTrust to lower expenses and improveoutcomes across healthcare operations.

HealthTrustdelivers supply chain, workforce, and clinical integration services to helphealthcare providers improve performance with superior pricing andoperator-driven practices.This is accomplished by hiring professionals like you!

A seven-timerecipient of a “Champion for Change” award from Practice Greenhealth,HealthTrust actively encourages and enables ecologically responsible purchasingalongside fully embracing a culture of integrity and a code of ethics.


Seeking afull-time Purchasing Assistant who is responsible for processing all purchasing requests for all supplies,services, and equipment. The Purchasing Assistant is also responsiblefor ensuring that invoice and price discrepancies are resolved and the backorder report is current.

•Process all assigned special purchase requests in atimely and accurate manner

•Process all on-line requisitions for assignedvendors within twenty four hours

•Review OREC report weekly to ensure it remainscurrent

•Work closely with Accounts Payable staff to resolveand avoid any and all invoice discrepancies within forty-eight hours

•Validate receipt, review, and correct all EDI andfax confirmations in order to eliminate any service failures

•Maintain a high degree of communication,cooperation and coordination with assigned departments regarding purchases

•Report any supplier or customer performance issuesin accordance with the policies and procedures


Medical CityHealthcare – Dallas / Fort Worth, Texas

• MedicalCity Healthcare is one of the region’s largest, most comprehensive health careproviders and includes 12 hospitals, more than 50 ambulatory sites, more than5,500 active physicians and 12,000 employees in Dallas-Fort Worth.

• ThreeMedical City Healthcare hospitals rank among the best in Texas, according tothe annual U.S. News & World Report “Best Hospitals” 2015-2016 ratings.

• Diversechoices of living style range of housing choices, from urban lofts, to whitepicket fences, to rambling suburban estates, in neighborhoods and schools thatare equally diverse and nationally recognized.

• The Dallasregion was listed as either nationally ranked or high performing by U.S. News& World Report.

• Whetheryou’re looking for fine arts, entertainment, professional sports or givingback, you’ll never run out of activities in Dallas — fun here knows nobounds.


• To attractthe best talent, HealthTrust offers one of the leading 401(k) plans in thehealthcare industry (a 100% match on up to 9% of pay based on years of vestingservice).•Tuition Reimbursement program for individuals seeking higher education.

• Generousannual incentive bonus program.

•Professional growth and advancement.


• High School Diploma or GED

•One to three(1 to 3) years purchasing or order entry experience preferred