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University of Rochester Dir Sys Value Analysis Pgm - 226906 in Rochester, New York

Dir Sys Value Analysis Pgm Job ID 226906

Location Strong Memorial Hospital Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening

Full Time 40 hours Grade 057 Program Administrators


8 AM-5 PM


GENERAL PURPOSE:The Director for System Value Analysis (VA) provides strategy and leadership for the design, implementation, and ongoing performance of the Supply Chain VA process across the UR system, including its affiliates. The primary focus is to drive cost savings / containment for clinical products, equipment, and services, while continuing to ensure quality of care, safety, supply chain performance / continuity of supply, and physician satisfaction. The Director of System VA will collaborate with Supply Chain leaders across the UR System, Corporate Purchasing, and the Associate Chief Medical Officer (ACMO) for Value Analysis. The Director for System VA will develop and lead processes for the identification of cost saving opportunities and potential cost risks, quantification of value of such opportunities, assessment of standardization opportunities across the UR System, consideration and acceptance by clinical staff, and implementation.JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Designs and operationalizes, in collaboration with Supply Chain, Purchasing, and the ACMO for VA, an effective and efficient set of lean processes for consideration, acceptance, and implementation of products, equipment, and services, with emphasis on quality and cost management. Ensures the review and incorporation of evidence-based best practices on quality and delivery of patient care.

  • Drives, wherever possible, opportunities for reduced variation of products, equipment, and services, with the intended benefit of improving patient outcomes, leveraged spend and negotiations, continuity of supply, and inventory management.

  • Ensures that all facilities are actively involved in discussions and decision-making and that all requests are presented with industry published patient outcome and quality of care research, data, and benchmarks. Supports with cost analytics rooted in accepted baseline price and cost information.

  • Creates reporting mechanism via live or virtual presentation, email communications (push), or website/ dashboard accessibility (pull). Develop metrics and measures to ensure repeatable short- and long-term comparables, inclusion, and transparency.

  • Implements lean, sound processes and practices for common, tactical needs across the UR System (e.g. quality recalls, product malfunction, expired products, supply continuity issues, emergency response, etc).

  • Attracts and retains talented team with balanced clinical, commercial, systems, and analytic expertise and experience. Establishes an onboarding program for value analysis staff and for new physicians. Provides ongoing mentorship and coaching with a focus on development and career enhancement.

  • Complies with all applicable laws, regulations, policies and procedures related to codes of conduct and ethics in all dealings externally with suppliers or other similar agencies, and internally with team members and other departments. Establishes and maintains internal controls and report any potential violations.

  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree in business, healthcare, or technical major required; Course work or concentration in healthcare or supply chain, continuing education in job specific areas, and Master's degree or appropriate related training and experience preferred. 10 years of experience in cross-functional roles, preferably in a clinical setting and/or supply chain/purchasing with direct supplier management responsibilities required; 5 years direct management and/or leadership experience preferred. Leadership and collaboration in a cross-functional environment and communication, presentation, and negotiation skills required. Project management and leadership, Microsoft tools and Business systems preferred. Certification in field(s) related to past positions preferred.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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