ST. LOUIS (PRWEB) September 03, 2019
Intalere, the healthcare industry leader in delivering optimal cost, quality and clinical outcomes, today announced Chief Commercial Officer Steve Kiewiet has been chosen as the chair-elect of the 2020 Association for Health Care Resource & Materials Management (AHRMM) Board. AHRMM is the leading membership group for healthcare supply chain professionals.
“AHRMM is the preeminent organization serving healthcare supply chain professionals and I am truly honored my peers have elected me to serve in this important position,” said Kiewiet. “I have been a passionate advocate throughout my career about the C-level strategic value that supply chain leaders can bring to their organizations and am thrilled to be able to continue this advocacy as AHRMM chair-elect.”
Kiewiet has a strategic and diverse perspective of the healthcare industry supported by more than 12 years of direct patient care combined with over 18 years in product management, business development, medical products/devices distribution, strategic sourcing and large academic healthcare system/IDN supply chain management. He is a nationally-recognized leader and innovator in healthcare supply chain management, leadership development and operational efficiency, and was featured in The Journal of Healthcare Contracting as one of the “Top 10 People to Watch in Healthcare Contracting.”
Kiewiet was elected to the AHRMM Board in 2017 as a provider representative. He will serve as AHRMM Board chair in 2021.
AHRMM strives to advance healthcare through supply chain excellence by providing education, leadership and advocacy necessary for its members to remain at the top of their field. With more than 4,200 members, AHRMM offers numerous opportunities for professionals to reach their highest potential and grow their network.
“AHRMM has 68 years of foundational success with a track record of staying at or just ahead of the change curve and I commit to join the many others before me in continuing this proud tradition of being the best destiny for the healthcare supply chain professional and those interested in our profession,” said Kiewiet.
Intalere’s mission focuses on elevating the operational health of America’s healthcare providers by designing tailored, smart solutions that deliver optimal cost, quality and clinical outcomes. We strive to be the essential partner for operational excellence in healthcare through customized solutions that address customers’ individual needs. We assist our customers in managing their entire spend, providing innovative technologies, products and services, and leveraging the best practices of a provider-led model. As Intalere draws on the power of our owner Intermountain Healthcare’s nationally-recognized supply chain expertise and leadership in technology, process improvement, and evidence-based clinical and business best practices, we are uniquely positioned to be the innovation leader in the healthcare industry. Visit http://www.intalere.com to learn more.