Requisition #66313 Business Specialist Sr UCHealth Contract Mgmt Purch Svcs University of Colorado Hospital Full-Time Monday Friday 8:00am 5:00pm 80 hours per pay period (bi-weekly)
At UCHealth, we do things differently We believe in something different: a focus on the individuality of every person. In big ways and small, we exist to improve the extraordinary lives of all those we serve.As Colorado's largest and most innovative health care system, we as a team deliver on the commitment to provide the best possible experience for our patients and their families. We foster a true human connection and give people the freedom to live extraordinary lives. A career at UCHealth is more than a job, it's a passion. Summary Performs analysis by strategically sourcing products, researching market intelligence and preparing cost benefit analyses. Fields all new product requests; evaluates and distributes them based on established criteria. Requirements
Bachelor's Degree required.
5 years' experience in purchasing, contract management, or supply chain.
Identifies cost savings opportunities; reviews and assesses applicable evidence-based literature to assist in the selection, evaluation, monitoring, analysis and implementation of cost-effective products, devices, and physician preference items.
Facilitates and monitors an assigned portfolio of contracts for medical supplies and physician preference items or specialized commodities to determine appropriateness for hospital use. Prioritizes, inputs, and develops a project plan with timeline and resources.
Gathers data, leads negotiations with vendor representatives, completes financial analysis, and prepares presentation materials.
Performs and reviews financial analyses of product utilization, pricing tiers, compatibility with existing equipment and operational practices, and evaluates safety issues related to regulatory requirements and product use.
Identifies opportunities to promote positive patient outcomes, cost reductions, and revenue enhancement.
Works with local vendor representatives to obtain complete cross referencing information.
Due to Point of Care Testing duties associated with this position, upon hire, a copy of highest level of education (diploma, degree, or transcripts) would be required to present to the hiring manager.If this is available to you at this time, please attach it with your resume in one document.
Going beyond quality requires the perfect balance of talent, integrity, drive and intellectual curiosity. We are looking for individuals who recognize, like us, that the world of medicine is ever-changing and are motivated to do what is right, not what is easy.We support creativity and curiosity so that each of us can find the extraordinary qualities within ourselves. At UCHealth, we'll do everything in our power to make sure you grow and have a meaningful career. There's no limits to your potential here.
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