VP Purchased Services
Kerry Tucker serves as Vice President, Purchased Services for CHC Supply Trust. In this role, he works to help member hospitals control costs, increase group purchasing organization (GPO) services contract participation and coverage, and expand awareness and use of the purchased services contract portfolio.
As an experienced healthcare executive, Kerry has proven his ability to expand service offerings that improve client satisfaction, reduce costs and drive efficiencies.
Prior to joining CHC, he was with Owens and Minor, a medical/surgical distribution firm in Richmond, Virginia, where he served as Vice President, Corporate Accounts.
Kerry has more than 30 years of experience in the supply chain and purchased services arena with combined experience at GPOs, healthcare technology organizations, and medical manufacturer and service suppliers. He spent six years in national accounts with Roche Diagnostics, Instrumentation Laboratory, and Owens and Minor. He has 20 years of experience with GPOs including VHA (now Vizient) and Broadlane, where he served as the Senior Vice President of the Contracting Division and led the development of their purchased services contracting portfolio.
Kerry has a Bachelor of Science in Health Care Administration from Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas. He also holds a Master of Business Administration, Health Services Management from the University of Dallas in Irving, Texas.
ADDITIONAL TEAM MEBERS:
Kathleen Elsbury, Corporate Supply Chain Implementation Specialist
Sabra Redden, Supply Chain Analyst