Facilitates clinical teams to review utilization and options for product selection
Identifies product standardization ideas, resource consumption reduction, and/or savings ideas and bring them to the appropriate committee for action
Collects, analyzes and prepares information, conduct surveys and presents information for decision making
Reports to Regional Supply Chain Director and collaborates on implementation of initiatives
Applies evidence-based healthcare practices and nursing standards in the implementation and evaluation of products and services
Designs a product conversion process from inception through implementation, including re-evaluation of conversion to determine if initial goals recommended have been achieved
Develops effective communication for clinical staff for all conversions and utilization projects and engages clinicians in discussion of practices and products resulting in successful savings opportunities
Ensures compliance with local, state and federal guidelines and requirements with regards to products and services
Demonstrates clinical expertise and knowledge gaining respect and trust of all AdventHealth colleagues
Manages supplier relationships to support AdventHealth facilities, ensuring education and in-service needs are met and any product quality assurance issues are addressed and resolved
Integrates and participates in some capacity in value analysis committees regarding products and sharps safety initiatives
Assesses and interprets data relative to supply chain performance measures and recommends actions to be developed and implemented by researching and recommending opportunities for cost management processes, which support best pricing and best-practice outcomes for clinical products
Serves as a liaison to Supply Chain leadership to maintain and communicate key performance indicators (KPI’s) related to clinical and financial performance measurements
What You Will Need:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
RN with Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, Management or related healthcare field
5 or more years’ experience as a nurse in an acute care setting.
Current RN license
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Master’s degree in nursing, business or related field
5 or more years’ experience in the operating room, Cath lab or critical care environment.
Experience in supply chain functions and value analysis leadership within a multi-hospital system
Experience with GPO programs and processes within healthcare.
Thorough knowledge of suppliers, products, services, and equipment used in the healthcare sector.
The Clinical Resource Manager provides leadership and consultation to company facilities in the clinical review, evaluation and procurement of products and leads multi-disciplinary teams to decrease product variation, utilization and costs through the development of consensus supply utilization programs and initiatives. This position works closely with the Office of Clinical Effectiveness and teams representing all hospital sites to review contracts and assist with the value analysis process. This position is responsible for gathering information from clinicians, communicating and soliciting feedback from hospital personnel evaluating the quality of the products in review, and coordinating and assisting, as necessary, in the implementation and conversion of products. This position is responsible for acting as a resource for Supply Chain Managers, hospitals personnel, CNOs, Corporate Advisory and value analysis committees and external contracting/clinical committees.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.