Intalere Names Contracting Industry Veteran Stacey Winston to New Position of VP, Program Management
St. Louis (May 18, 2017) - Intalere, the healthcare industry leader in delivering optimal cost, quality and clinical outcomes, today announced Stacey Winston has been named to the new position of vice president of Program Management as part of the organization’s contracting transformation.
Winston will provide overall leadership for the contracting program management function to achieve organizational and corporate goals, including strategic direction in areas of focus such as alliances, affiliates, dedicated customers, non-acute, Intalere Choice, clinical operations, clinical services and non-clinical support.
“Stacey’s experience in customer and supplier relationship management, as well her wealth of knowledge and experience in all areas of the contracting function, make her a perfect fit to lead this critical area,” said Deb Zolna, Intalere interim senior vice president of contracting.
Winston has 26 years of healthcare experience including 12 years working in retail and hospital pharmacies, six of which were in pediatrics at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. She also has more than 14 years of group purchasing contracting experience.
Most recently, she served as senior director of Intalere’s pharmacy team, developing new contracting and sales strategies for the pharmacy division, and overseeing all day-to-day pharmacy processes and managing a diverse portfolio of contracts. Winston also served as the program manager for Intalere’s Supplier Diversity program, which includes oversight of Intalere’s contracting efforts with diverse suppliers.
Winston holds a master’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in management from Southern Illinois University. She is also a board member of Healthcare Supplier Diversity Alliance (HSDA), a national organization promoting supplier diversity within the healthcare industry.
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 www.intalere.com to learn more.