Supply Utilization Manager (OR, Non-OR, Nrsg, Anc, NC)


Location: BJC Health System, MO, 63031
Employee Type: full time
Experience: 2 - 5 years
Education: Bachelor degree
Travel Required: 10%


BJC HealthCare is one of the largest nonprofit health care organizations in the United States, delivering services to residents primarily in the greater St. Louis, southern Illinois and mid-Missouri regions. BJC serves patients and their families in urban, suburban and rural communities through its 13 hospitals and multiple community health locations. Services include inpatient and outpatient care, primary care, community health and wellness, workplace health, home health, community mental health, rehabilitation, long-term care and hospice.

The Supply Chain Transformation department is responsible for supporting Supply Chain High Impact Team initiatives, to include supply chain resources such as: contracting, BPX, analytical resources as well as consulting and other related expenses

Role Purpose

Develops and manages a high performing value analysis process for existing products and new product requests within respective utilization category that ensures system wide consistency on implementation, standardization, and process for supplies across the system.


  • Builds relationships with physicians and operational leaders within respective utilization category and facilitates system teams of multidisciplinary clinical experts responsible for product selection and utilization decisions.
  • Oversees and organizes comprehensive product analysis and implementation plans aimed at optimal utilization and standardization. Collaborates with physicians, other clinicians, internal and external non-patient care professionals to identify unrealized opportunities and determine the potential impacts and essential elements of the plan.
  • Identifies industry benchmarks for practice and product comparison. Leads and supports benchmarking analysis through appropriate clinical and professional organizations, practice standards, clinical evidence and published literature for comparison.
  • Leads data mining and analysis via multiple internal and external sources for identifying utilization and practice trends, opportunities, alternative products, practice and product variation, and decision compliance.
  • Creates, maintains, and documents chosen product standards supporting the development of a product formulary.
  • Participates in the management of key vendors.

  • Minimum Requirements


  • Bachelor's Degree
  • - Nursing/Healthcare related


  • 5-10 years
  • Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

  • Preferred Requirements


  • Master's Degree
  • - Nursing/Healthcare related

    Supervisor Experience

  • < 2 years
  • Information System Skills

  • Data Mining - 2 years or more
  • Professional - Non Clinical Skills

  • Supply Chain Management - 2 years or more
  • Analytic Projects - 2 years or more
  • Quality Improvement (QI) - 2 years or more

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan with company match
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  BJC Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Earned Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


    Equal Opportunity Employer




    BJC Health System
    8300 Eager Road - Suite 300C

    Saint Louis, MO 63144