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Procurement Services has created a user friendly purchasing process map filled with useful links at each step. The process is called Purchase-To-Pay. What step of the process are you in today?

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Medical Supply Sourcing's (MSS) role is to provide purchasing services for the VUMC and any other entities of the VUMC Clinical Enterprise. Areas of responsibility include:

  • Ambulance Services
  • Approved Suppliers
  • Central Sterile Processing
  • Clinical Capital Equipment & Equipment Services
  • Clinical Capital Equipment Projects
  • Clinical Compressed and Bulk Gases
  • Clinical Engineering Services
  • Consignment
  • Contract Negotiations/ Review/ Signature
  • Environmental Services
  • GHX Management
  • Gift Shop
  • GPO Contract Management
  • Hospital Nutrition, Cafeteria & Retail
  • Life flight Operations Support
  • Linen Services
  • Medical & Surgical Supplies
  • Medical Bio-Hazardous Waste
  • Medical Sourcing Process
  • Operative Services
  • Pathways Materials Management
  • Physician Preference Items
  • PMM and NOVA Systems
  • Purchase of Tissue and Implants
  • Supplier Management
  • Transcription Services
  • VMG Supply Order Management