Ascension Health Contract Coordinator in St Louis, Missouri

Job ID: 273818

Contract Coordinator

St Louis, Missouri

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Contract Coordinator

City, State: St Louis, MO

Location: Westport Center Drive

Department: Office Operations

Additional Job Details: FT, Days

About Us

The Resource Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ascension, is a business transformation services organization that specializes in non-payroll spend management. Through the Integrated Change Management Model, The Resource Group delivers value through change management, operations and logistics, sourcing and contracting, analytics, and continuous process improvement.

This model challenges the status quo by:

  • Developing an innovative new approach to contracting, where practicing caregivers from our Participants guide all decision-making, and products and services are contracted for based on attributes rather than brand preference

  • Standardizing and optimizing operations and logistics by closing warehouses, improving inventory management, and improving operational key performance indicators

  • Elevating resource and supply management from the basement to the boardroom by recruiting top talent from a multitude of industries beyond healthcare

From FY14 to FY18, The Resource Group has achieved an incremental annual saving of approximately $102M through Therapeutic Affinity Group initiatives. While these efforts will continue to be supported, we must also begin to identify additional clinical opportunities to support the Ascension Clinical Variation efforts that requires the delivery of $400M in savings.

This success enabled The Resource Group to expand outside of Ascension to serve all healthcare systems looking to decrease non-payroll expenses and increase operational efficiencies. Today, The Resource Group serves 2,500 locations including 160 acute care hospitals across 24 states and Washington D.C.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Contract Coordinator performs contract administration. Coordinates and maintains information used to maximize use, compliance and economic advantages related to contracting.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintains contract management system and contract data.

  • Prepares, edits and reviews contract documents in the contract management system.

  • Assists groups with conducting audits.

  • Conducts contract management system training.

Qualifications

Education:

  • HS or Equivalent.

  • A Bachelors degree is preferred.

  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience is required.

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