About Strategic Sourcing

A division of Resource Management, is focused on the contracting and procurement activities for the Medical Center.  Within Strategic Sourcing, different teams exist to meet the needs of our internal customers and external partners.  To help direct you to the right team, please see the additional information below: 

Purchasing

Response for day-to-day brokering and release of orders to vendors.  The purchasing team is responsible for ensuring that all requisitions for supplies, equipment, and services are issued to vendors and fulfilled in a timely manner.  The Purchasing team is aligned by department to ensure each department has a single point of contact for day-to-day procurement activities.

Manager

Pamala Branscum: pbranscu@wakehealth.edu , 336-716-4036 

Contracting

Contracting is response for ensuring that long-term and competitive agreements for supplies, services, and equipment are reached between the Medical Center and vendors.  Requests for Proposal (RFP’s) and Request for Quote (RFQ’s) are routinely conducted by Contracting team to solicit competitive pricing and service from vendors.  Agreements for new products and services are coordinated between Contracting, Value Analysis, and appropriate end-users.  The Contracting group is broken into three tiers that are focused on different areas, as outlined below. 

Managers   

Jonathan Kepley - Procedural Areas: jkepley@wakehealth.edu , 336-716-5085

Tracy Stevenson - General Medical and Services: tlsteven@wakehealth.edu, 336-716-3360

Melissa Beck - Academic, Research: mbeck@wakehealth.edu, 336-716-4370

Capital Equipment Focused specifically on the procurement and contracting for Capital Equipment, this team is responsible for ensuring the best value is obtained for large capital purchases.  This team is also focused on ensuring equipment purchased complies with organizational equipment standards and specifications to ensure interoperability with systems. 

Manager

Dwayne Stanley: dstanley@wakehealth.edu, 336-716-4119

Data and Analytics

The Data and Analytics team is responsible for the protection and integrity of all data in the PeopleSoft Materials Management Information System.  This team also supports internal decision making by providing analytical support for data-driven decision making. 

Manager Pamala Branscum: pbranscu@wakehealth.edu , 336-716-4036

Quick Reference

Resource Mangement Supply Chain Support
Value Analysis

336-716-4865

Strategic Sourcing

336-716-2427

Operations

336-716-4514

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