One of the nationâ€™s largest and most respected hospital management companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing since its inception to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenues of $10 billion and 83,000 employees. In 2018, UHS was recognized for the eighth consecutive year as one of the Worldâ€™s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; and in 2017, ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americaâ€™s Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 83,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
The Corporate Supply Chain Department is seeking a dynamic and talented Program Director-Value Analysis.
The ProgramÂ Director administers and supports the Corporate Supply Chain Clinical Value Analysis Program servicing a total 392 facilities. These include: Acute Care, BH (Behavioral Health), IPMs (Independent Physician Management), Alt (Alternate) Sites and Surgery Centers.Â Provides oversight of Clinical Value Analysis sourcing and standardization initiatives covering all clinical specialties Â including: Surgery, Nursing,Â Critical Care, Obstetrics, Neonatal Intensive Care, Respiratory, Radiology, Interventional Radiology, Wound Care and Behavioral Health pertaining to commodity products, medical devices, physician preference items and capital equipment. With participation in sourcing for these specialty areas, shares responsibility and is a key stakeholder in the annual sourcing of $105M capital, $329M in medical devices and $294M in commodity spend annually (totaling $728M).
Key Responsibilities include:
Administers and supports the Value Analysis Program, which includes identification and execution of standardization, utilization, and sourcing opportunities for clinical products, medical devices and physician preference items (PPI).
Applies past clinical experience and knowledge to these initiatives.
Participates in review, approval and implementation of new products and technology presented by hospital clinicians. Assists Corporate Clinical Leaders with providing product usage, approved contracted vendors and cost information as needed for their specific product-related initiatives.Â
Serves as a Clinical Subject Matter Expert in providing Supply Chain support to Corporate Quality, Nursing, Surgery, Radiology, IR, Cardiology, OB, Risk Management, and Loss Control leadership.
Participates/leads identified sourcing opportunities pertaining to clinical products, medical devices and PPI with support from Corporate Contracting team and GPO support staff.
This includes strategy development, vendor communication, negotiation, benchmarking proposed pricing, and execution of contract.
Acts as a liaison between acute care departments and Corporate Contracting as hospitals work on facility-based agreements.