Garnet Health (formerly Greater Hudson Valley Health System,) is a New York State, not-for-profit corporation headquartered in Middletown, New York, approximately 60 miles north of New York City. Garnet Health is comprised of Garnet Health Medical Center, Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills, Garnet Health Doctors, Garnet Health Foundation and Garnet Health Foundation - Catskills. Garnet Health is dedicated to developing specialty services, medical programs and needed healthcare services that allow residents to remain close to home to receive quality care.
Providing healthcare to nearly 450,000 residents in Orange, Sullivan and Ulster Counties, Garnet Health was designed to improve the quality, stability and efficiency of healthcare services in the mid-Hudson and Catskill region. Services provided by more than 3,300 employed professionals and over 850 medical staff members, makes Garnet Health one of the largest healthcare providers in the tri-county area. The System’s three hospital campuses (Garnet Health Medical Center - Catskills (Harris and Callicoon, NY) and Garnet Health Medical Center (Middletown, NY) plus several outpatient facilities, offer a broad spectrum of care including:
This position manages the Value Analysis program for Garnet Health by working with Clinical Administrators, Medical Staff, Nursing Staff and Vendors this position will achieve Supply Chain Management goals related to non-labor cost containment, product standardization, and group purchasing contract compliance. This position will promote and utilize value analysis in the decision making process for the selection and sourcing of supplies and suppliers. This position will chair the Value Analysis committees at both Hospitals of the Garnet Health. Position will require travel between Garnet Health Orange County campus and and Catskill Medical Center Campus
Bachelor’s degree required in Nursing , or other health related field.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in healthcare, clinical setting required; Operating Room experience a plus.
Purchasing and supply chain experience preferred as this would be beneficial
Demonstrated experience required in product analysis, performing cost comparison, and communication with nurses, physicians, clinicians, and vendors.
Prior experience required with project management and coordination.
Demonstrated ability to initiate and complete projects in a timely manner and support multiple projects concurrently..
Expereince reflects analytical skills; ability to create objective criteria for evaluating products and services; ability to create reports, communication skills; ability to lead a group to meet objectives.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office word and excel is required.
Physical Requirements: Travel to multiple facilities required
Mental Demands: Ability to foster collaborative relationships, to work well under pressure, to organize and synthesize new information, and prioritize tasks. Possesses critical thinking, analytical skills and flexibility. Ability to multi-task. Required detailed attention to work in an environment where interruptions cannot be controlled. Demonstrates sensitivity to customer needs and expectations. May be subject to irregular hours including evenings or potentially weekends to participate in operational and community events as necessary