Posts Categorized: Supply Chain

Is UPMC the Place for You?

As a Supply Chain Management Summer Associate working in the clinical sourcing department, I’m responsible for sourcing and procuring medical items used to treat patients throughout UPMC. One might ask: why be a Supply Chain Management Summer Associate at UPMC? Well, let me explain! Personally, I feel that one must be passionate about his or her career choice. For… Read more »

Supply Chain Management: My Three Daily Goals

Being a Supply Chain Management Summer Associate is an exciting and rewarding adventure. As a young professional, you will gain invaluable career experience in the world-renowned UPMC health system. Throughout the summer you will be completing various projects (yes, real work!) that add value to your department, making connections with senior management and other co-workers,… Read more »

Why Supply Chain Management Matters

Supply Chain Management stands as a critical component in UPMC operations. This department ensures that all UPMC hospitals and medical facilities have the proper clinical and non-clinical supplies, guaranteeing the highest quality patient care delivery. Without supply chain, acquiring the necessary equipment, supplies, and supportive services for patient care would be quite problematic. For the… Read more »