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Expert in Materials Management, Procurement, Purchasing for Hospital and Health Services

Expert ID: 731461 Massachusetts, USA

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Expert has over 32 years of experience in purchasing with negotiation, analytical, reporting and communication skills with inventory, distribution, purchasing, mail room and accounts payable background. He has implemented EDI system change from a standalone to a GHX system. He managed the merger conversion among four hospitals from downsizing staffing, inventories and into a computerized system for materials management. Expert has worked on merger consolidation and reconfiguration in financial cost-cutting programs with many consultant firms in reducing cost and labor in materials, as well having assessments done of materials department and compared to other facilities of it size throughout the US. He has also been recipient of National Award with VHA for Leadership in Operational Excellence and Supply Chain Management.

Expert has also used avoidance's and increase tracking tool development., Consultant reviews with Claro,Trio,Harlow,AMS, Courier review, IMS, Laundry utilization, trained in the LEAN process, Novation, Security and Environmental services., Service Excellence, Shuttle bus system for staff and patients, Supply cost reduction, VHA, Worked with Studer Group program also, avoidance's and increase tracking tool development., capital equipment for system, Courier review, Inventory Management, Lab, Laundry utilization, Logistics, medical products/supplies, nego of contracts and cost reduction programs(GPO/Individual), Radiology product lines, reimbursements, Security and Environmental services., Surgical Services

HE is a member of glg group; coleman expert network, guidepoint global;ridgetop; manthan panels;vha vision

Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Boston, Massachusetts - Worcester, Massachusetts - Springfield, Massachusetts - Lowell, Massachusetts - Cambridge, Massachusetts - Brockton, Massachusetts - New Bedford, Massachusetts - Hartford, Connecticut - Manchester, New Hampshire - Providence, Rhode Island

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Education

Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1982 Degree: BSBA Subject: Marketing/Management Institution: Suffolk University

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 1985 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: System Director of Purchasing Department: Responsibilities:

Additional Experience

Vendor Selection
Expert managers the vendor program and compliance at his facility. He sources and negotiates all capital and supply chain agreements as well as reviews.
Marketing Experience
He managed the merger conversion among four hospitals from downsizing staffing, inventories and into a computerized system for materials management. Expert. Expert worked on merger consolidation and reconfiguration in financial cost-cutting programs with many consultant firms in reducing cost and labor in materials, as well having assessments done of materials department and compared to other facilities of it size throughout the US.
Other Relevant Experience
He has also been recipient of National Award with VHA for Leadership in Operational Excellence and Supply Chain Management.
Federal Emergency Management Institute (FEMA),
Incident Command System (ICS100) and National Incident Mamagement System (NIMS)
FEMA - (ICS200)
ACSM CEC Certificate - Addressing Concussion in Sports

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