DaVita Supply Acquisition Management Coordinator in Vernon Hills, Illinois

This position manages the entire Lifeline database of 9000+ products from 100+ suppliers. Tasks include maintaining the master product prices and descriptions, determining alternate products when items are backordered, helping secure drug registrations for Lifeline centers, helping resolve price discrepancies between vendor invoices and price agreements, and managing product recalls.

  • Manage data entry & deletion for prices of all medical/surgical products, including center-specific pricing

  • Coordinate supply orders for new Lifeline centers – obtain list of products needed, place initial orders with suppliers

  • Perform internet and telephone research to identify and procure alternate products if shortages or recalls affect supply

  • Work with suppliers to resolve price discrepancies between invoice prices and prices offered in supply agreements

Here is what you can expect when you join our Village:

  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.

  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.

  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.

  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.

  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.

  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation .


Lifeline Vascular Access works with premier physician practices to develop and manage outpatient centers that provide focused and coordinated vascular access procedures to patients receiving hemodialysis treatment for end-stage renal disease (ESRD). We currently manage more than 70 physician-owned vascular access centers where we provide physician practices with financial and outcomes reporting, staffing and training, facility operations, regulatory compliance, and insurance billing services. The Lifeline network of managed vascular access centers is accredited by the Joint Commission. Lifeline Vascular Access is a business unit of DaVita Inc., the nation's largest independent provider of dialysis services in the United States, dedicated to providing services to patients diagnosed with chronic kidney failure. DaVita Inc. is a member of the Fortune 500, servicing patients in 43 states and in more than 1,800 outpatient dialysis centers. DaVita also provides acute inpatient dialysis services to patients in more than 800 hospitals across the country. DaVita's clinical outcomes consistently rank above the national average serving more than one-third of the dialysis population. Visit our website at http://www.lifelinevascularaccess.com/ . Apply online at http://www.careers.davita.com/

DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.