2021 Supply Chain Leadership Series: Spotlight on Supplier Diversity Expert Panel: Flexing operational strengths and organizational relationships for an impact during COVID-19 – On Demand
Supply chain executives & managers have an ongoing need for sharing best practices in their profession. Supply chain touches all aspects of the health care delivery system from clinical to operational to financial and is an increasingly strategic function within provider organizations. By understanding how others achieve success within these varied areas—through collaboration with professionals and leaders—learnings can spread more quickly, resulting in better patient care at lower costs.
- Supply chain executives
- Supply chain managers
- Describe leading practices and strategic benefits with certified minority, woman, veteran, LGBT, and disability owned business enterprises.
- Discuss industry insights and optimization strategies for supplier diversity programs.
On Demand Activity
Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and presenters have nothing to disclose.
Planning committee members
Molly Zmuda, MHA
Associate Vice President
Rosemary Curran, MBA
Associate Vice President, Media Productions
Ian O’Malley, MS
Director of Strategic Sourcing
University of Chicago Medicine
Gary Rakes, MS
System Vice President of Supply Chain
Jerry Kostal, BSBA
Director, Supply Chain, Procurement & Logistics
Nebraska Methodist Health System
DeAnne Short, MBA
Director of CQVA and Clinical Sourcing
Manager, Supplier Diversity
Massachusetts General Brigham
Berlon Hamilton, MBA, CPSD
Supplier Diversity Director
Strategic Sourcing Manager – Purchased Services
Rush University Medical Center
Vizient, Inc. will award CEUs to each participant who successfully completes this program. The CEU is a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training programs that meet certain criteria (1 contact hour = 0.1 CEU).
- 0.75 General CE – Attendance