Plans, administers and directs program to purchase, store, inventory and distribute materials, supplies, and equipment. Directs supply and equipment negotiations for both individual purchase and continuing contractual relationships based upon the best cost-value relationship for the organization. Oversees personnel who order, receive, store and issue purchased items. Oversees personnel who decontaminate, assemble, sterilize, store, distribute and account for both one time and reusable patient care and floor stock items. Prepares periodic reports on activities of the department.
Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Healthcare Administration, Finance, or similar is preferred.
Minimum of three years hospital logistics management experience required.
Ability to perform the essential functions of this position, with or without reasonable accommodation and without posing a direct threat to the health and safety of self or others. Ability to comply with all Good Shepherd policies and procedures that are job-related and consistent with business necessity. Ability to effectively communicate with patients and provide competent care as appropriate to the ages of patients served by this position.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.