Penrose-St. Francis Health Services is a full-service, 522-bed acute care provider in Colorado Springs comprised of Penrose Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center. Penrose Hospital serves as the anchor hospital of Penrose-St. Francis Health Services with 364-licensed beds and the ability to provide tertiary (high tech) medical-surgical services with an emphasis on elective and outpatient care. Established in 1890, Penrose Hospital has grown to become a major health treatment and referral center, specializing in cancer care, cardiac care, emergency trauma care and physical rehabilitation. In 2008 we opened St. Francis Medical Center to keep pace with the growing needs of the Colorado Springs’ community on the north side of the city. St. Francis Medical Center features 172-beds and offers a modern Birth Center, Level IIIA Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Care Unit, Emergency Department, Level III Trauma Center, Imaging Services, Surgical Services, and Critical Care Unit. It is also serves as Southern Colorado’s home base for the Flight For Life® Colorado air medical helicopter service. It’s an incredible time to join us as we celebrate our sixth consecutive year as one of “America’s 50 Best Hospitals” by Healthgrades and recent Magnet Hospital designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for superior quality in nursing care. With 300+ days of annual sunshine, mild winters and easy access places like Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods and some of Colorado’s top destination resorts, you will enjoy an incredible lifestyle while having the career you’ve always wanted. For more information about Penrose – St. Francis Health Services, visit http://www.penrosestfrancis.org/.
The Supply Chain Specialist operates under the supervision of the Supply Chain Manager and/or Supply Chain Supervisor Perioperative Services: a member of the Perioperative Services department's SCM team. This position is responsible for the overall management of inventory in assigned unit(s) as it relates to supply replenishment, maximization of quality, minimization of costs and support of department goals within system supply chain objectives. Responsible for having a working knowledge of the product lines under the purview of the Perioperative Services department. Supports department to ensure existing inventory and associated expenses are within budgeted targets. Responsible for ensuring consumable supplies are accurately controlled to reduce obsolescence, outdates and waste within the assigned unit(s); this is accomplished through the maintenance of appropriate inventory levels based on PAR Optimization utilization calculations, product rotation; outdate management and ongoing communications with both the customer and Supply Chain Management team. Responsible for all replenishment orders, managing returns, recalls and product conversions within areas of assigned responsibility to include, proper supply levels, labeling and changes in Lawson. Coordinates and performs scheduled physical inventories of assigned areas within the Perioperative Services department and works with the Supply Chain Management team and Perioperative Services department management to analyze outcomes and adjust inventory levels as appropriate. Print preference cards for schedule cases. Pull supplies and instrumentation for all surgical cases.
Minimum Education Requirements
High School Diploma or GED
Minimum Experience Requirements
2 years Healthcare Supply Chain Management experience required.
Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
Microsoft Excel and Word.
Lawson ERP experience is preferred.
Light Work - exert/lift up to 20 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 10 lbs. frequently.
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.
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