Value Analysis Nurse

MaineHealth | Portland, ME

Posted Date 11/07/2019
  • Position Summary
    • This is a highly visible clinical expert role throughout the MaineHealth (MH) system. A Value Analysis Nurse is constantly interfacing with physicians, and clinical and healthcare staff on product and process utilization and standardization. Patients and staff will benefit from variation reduction throughout the continuum of care. This role will work with the Director of Value Analysis to:
      • Lead Health System transformation through financial and clinical inquiry and analysisCollaborate with the Value Analysis Committees of all MaineHealth members and affiliates
      • Possess expert understanding of product use across the continuum of care (acute, non-acute, long term care, home health).
      • Spearhead product evaluations and conversions
      • Develop and maintain clinically relevant evaluation tools
      • Compile and analyze product evaluation data
      • Partner with MH Supply Chain contract staff as well as regional and national supply network teams on multidisciplinary projects
      • Analyze complex, disparate data sets to validate supply chain spend and determine project scope
      • Work with MH Supply Chain Analytics team to maintain data integrity across a variety of applications
      • Meet with manufacturers and suppliers of healthcare products to discuss: product features, benefits, strategies for product conversions to achieve contract compliance, and educational needs for physicians, clinicians and other healthcare staff
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Bachelor's degree in Nursing with a minimum of 5 years experience in a clinical role
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Power Point, and Excel);
    • Exceptional interpersonal, organizational, communication, team building, and analytical skills (verbal & written)
    • Command of Patient Safety & Regulatory Guidelines
    • Ability to interface and work closely with physicians and other clinical personnel
    • Experience in Healthcare Supply Chain and/or Value Analysis
    • Knowledge of Lawson or other MMIS system and Access Database
Job Type
Geographic Region
Greater Portland/Casco Bay
Healthcare | Nursing

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