Supply Chain O.R. Materials Manager in Nashville, TN at HealthTrust

Date Posted: 8/24/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Responsible for managing, implementing, measuring, and directing all Supply Chain related activities within the O.R. The ORSupervises the O.R. Supply Chain Technicians and O.R. Internal Control Coordinator
Key Interactions – O.R. Supply Chain Technicians, O.R. Internal Control Coordinator, O.R. Analyst, O.R. Nurses, OR Directors, SCD, CRM, Surgeons, CSC Internal Control Team
Essential Duties & Responsibilities (included but not limited to):
  • Clean up and maintain O.R. PAR locations and other master files in the POU and SMART system
  • Manage the OR Supply Chain Technicians and O.R. Internal Control Coordinator
  • Prepares schedule for the onsite O.R. Supply Chain Operations
  • Responsible for the daily Supply Chain Operations within the O.R. to include requisitioning, inventory and delivery of all O.R. supply
  • Responsible for implementation and management of the O.R. perpetual inventory system (POU) to include supply optimization for all areas managed by Supply Chain
  • Responsible for managing the implementation, cleanup and optimization of the O.R. Meditech Supply Inventory dictionary and Supply Inventory on Physician Preference cards
  • Manages case picking of supplies and works with O.R. clinical staff and O.R. Internal Control Coordinator to maintain accuracy of case picking
  • Works with Clinical Resource Manager (CRM) on all O.R. Supply Cost Management projects
  • Responsible for reviewing the clinical and physician survey’s and required to develop an action plan (when required) for areas pertinent to areas managed by Supply Chain
  • Serves as O.R. point of contact for sales representatives
  • Maintains effective communication with SCD, O.R. ICC, O.R. Analyst, CRM, O.R. Director, OR Nurses, Surgeons, Revenue Integrity Nurse, and the Facility Management team
  • Is authorized to transport and deliver legend drugs, non-prescription drugs, contrast media and drug-containing devices relative to core competencies of the position
  • Responsible for procuring specialty items for the OR to include implants where applicable
  • Responsible for the management of OR consignment inventory

Job Requirements

Education: Graduate from Surgical Technology program and/or equivalent clinical training
Experience: 5 years of relevant clinical and/or materials experience may be substituted for education above; OR experience and supervisory experience preferred.

Physical demands: Requires some bending, stooping and stretching. Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator and other office equipment. Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare and communicate reports. Requires lifting papers or boxes up to 50 pounds occasionally. Work is performed in an office environment. Work may be stressful at times. Contact may involve dealing with angry or upset people. Staff must remain flexible and available to provide staffing assistance for any/all disaster or emergency situations. 



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