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Posted: Sunday, March 12, 2017 9:47 PM

As a patient:focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well:being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health Care seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AAThis position is responsible for identifying opportunities for cost savings related to product standardization and improved product utilization by appropriately assisting in the selection, evaluation, monitoring, analysis and implementation of cost:effective products for the Hospitals and Clinics.This position is not responsible for providing care to patients.Researches and identifies opportunities related to products and supplies and serves as a liaison between hospital administration, departments, medical staff and UHC to ensure cost:effective utilization of products, included but not limited to medical/surgical supplies, capital equipment and technology.Serves as a liaison to UHC on behalf of hospital administration to facilitate and support value analysis objectives.Manages value analysis data for outcome documentation.Coordinates product and purchased service evaluation processes.Coordinates and assists in educational processes regarding value analysis processes.Coordinates and monitors benchmarking projects.Participates as a member of various hospital committees or sub:committees as a representative of administration.Develops and maintains collaborative relationships with medical and hospital staff to ensure effective, result:oriented project outcomes.Knowledge / Skills / AbilitiesDemonstrated potential ability to perform the essential functions as outlined above.Demonstrated human relations and effective communications skills.Demonstrated computer skills.Demonstrated analytical skills.Demonstrated organizational skills.Demonstrated facilitation and negotiation skills.QualificationsRequiredBachelorA?s degree in a health related specialty or equivalent.Five years of related experience.PreferredMasterA?s degree in a health related specialty.Experience conducting product evaluation, cost:benefit analysis and financial feasibility studies.Experience presenting in front of large groupsWorking Conditions and Physical DemandsEmployee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.This is a sedentary position that may exert up to 10 pounds and may lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. This position involves sitting most of the time and is not exposed to adverse environmental conditions.Listening, Manual Dexterity, Sitting, Speaking, Standing, Walking


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