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Director, Clinical Services

Nashville, TN, United States
Full-time • No Weekends
Directors and Managers   Job ID: 10250-4255
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SHIFT: No Weekends
SCHEDULE: Full-time

Are you an experienced Clinical professional experienced in hospital and/or health-system clinical operations and looking to take your career to the next level?  Come join HealthTrust as a Director, Clinical Services on our Clinical Operations-Research and Education team!

HealthTrust, an affiliated company of HCA Healthcare, is committed to performance improvement across the healthcare continuum. We offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your rewards and benefits customizable to your needs. Some unique offerings include:

  • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
  • Student Loan Assistance
  • Paid Personal Leave
  • 401k (100% annual match – 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
  • Identity Theft Protection discounts
  • Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
  • Adoption Assistance

At HealthTrust, you have the opportunity to make a difference. Every associate in our organization has an impact on patients’ lives. We are looking for an experienced Clinical professional to be a part of our winning team.

Job Summary
The Director, Clinical Services serves as an integral part of the clinical operations and sourcing teams, performing an extensive search of clinical evidence, regulatory and professional guidelines, journals and other literature sources, to provide clinical support for various HealthTrust sourcing initiatives. Working closely with members of the Physician Advisor Program and through the creation of clinical evidence summaries (CES), technical review documents, webinars, and other tools, the clinical evidence will be summarized creating content that is actionable for the Group Purchasing Organization's (GPO's) membership and clinical advisory boards.


As the Director, Clinical Services, you will be responsible for:

  • Understanding the GPO and healthcare landscape to identify and size clinical opportunities including but not limited to physician preference items (PPI) and clinically sensitive categories.
  • Effectively research, analyze, evaluate and summarize evidence and data into sound clinical documents and tools (CESs, technical reviews, comparative matrices, etc.); requires creative, innovative and curious learners who are willing to explore content outside their own personal specialties or comfort areas and are confident in their literature assessment and critical thinking skills.
  • Strategic collaboration with Sourcing and Clinical Operations to maximize the effectiveness of the clinical research documents and Physician Advisor engagement; discuss best-practice strategy with organizational leaders as we help design the path to evidence-based actions that lead to best patient outcomes.
  • Serve as clinical education support to Member Education team as they work to identify and develop live webinars, The Source content and HTU education agenda.
  • Participate in supply chain and clinical advisory board meetings.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A comfort, or even preference, for an environment of discovery and flexibility.
  • Strong organizational, process analysis and problem solving skills
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills (oral & written) are essential to effectively build and maintain cooperative working relationships among various teams and audiences.
  • Proficiency in multiple clinical specialties and literature evaluation.


Education and Experience needed for the Director, Clinical Services position:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing Required
  • Master's or higher in nursing or other clinical area preferred
  • 7+ years' experience as a clinician with a hospital or health-system
  • Previous demonstrated leadership experience (in hospital preferred)
  • Demonstrated experience with literature evaluation and clinical writing
  • Strong understanding of supply chain, hospital and healthcare consumerism (provider and physician challenges etc.)
  • Licensed Registered Nurse (RN) highly preferred

HealthTrust strengthens provider performance and supports clinical excellence through an aligned membership model and the delivery of total spend management solutions that leverage our operator experience, scale and innovation. With headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee, we serve over 1,600 hospitals and health systems, and more than 43,000 other member locations including ambulatory surgery centers, physician practices, long-term care and alternate care sites.

We operate as a limited partnership with HCA Healthcare as the managing general partner. Our membership roster is split equally between for-profit and not for profit hospitals across the U.S. and the U.K.

As a HealthTrust associate, you will join the HCA Healthcare family 280,000+ strong! Our Talent Acquisition team is reviewing applications immediately for this opening. Highly qualified candidates will be promptly contacted for interviews. Submit your resume today to join our community of caring!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


Our Company’s recruiters are here to help unlock the next possibility within your career and we take your candidate experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo Mail. If you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email, let us know by clicking here.

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