One of the nationâ€™s largest and most respected hospital management companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing since its inception to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenues of $10 billion and 83,000 employees. In 2018, UHS was recognized for the eighth consecutive year as one of the Worldâ€™s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; and in 2017, ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americaâ€™s Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 83,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
The Corporate Supply Chain Department is seeking a dynamic and talented Supply Chain Intern.
With guidance from the Manager â€" Contract, Supply Chain, the Supply Chain Intern assists in the support for contracting and sourcing initiatives across multiple categories including supply and purchased services.Â Assists in data collection tasks and analysis related to initiatives.Â Assists in contract management functions including loading of contracts in repository and overall document management. Â Provides support to Supply Chain team i.e Value Analysis, Food/Nutrition, purchasing with assigned projects to gain further oversight into the workings of the department.
Key Responsibilities include:
Assists team, coordinates and implements tasks that relate to complex projects including overall management of documentation, following up on information, etc.
Conducts analytics in conjunction with contract team to support the contract initiatives and RFPs.
Supports contract management functions including loading contracts in electronic contract management system and archiving of documentation.Â Assists with Managing compliance to purchasing contracts, from both a vendor and facility perspective.
Supports the Value Analysis team with investigation, review and implementation of products necessary for program maximization