June 30, 2014
WICHITA – Wesley Medical Center has named Steve Hammer to serve as its new director of supply chain services.
“We are excited to add Steve to the Wesley family,” said Matt Leary, Wesley’s chief financial officer. “He brings a strong process improvement focus, as well as strong project management and strategic processing skills, to this position.”
Hammer has 15 years of senior management experience. His scope of responsibilities has included procurement, process analysis and improvement, business modeling, vendor contract management, operational management and legal and regulatory compliance.
Prior to joining the healthcare industry, Hammer was an operations manager with Lowe’s Home Improvement, where he received recognition for effective team processes.
“It’s an amazing opportunity for me to part of a first-class health delivery system at Wesley,” Hammer said.
Steve began his new position with Wesley on June 16.
For more information about Wesley Medical Center and its services, please visit www.wesleymc.com.
Wesley Medical Center is the region’s leading acute care hospital network providing a full range of diagnostic and treatment services for patients throughout Kansas and northern Oklahoma since 1912. As a leader in Overall Recommended Care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies – more than any hospital in a 13-state region. Wesley provides the most extensive emergency network in Wichita, with Wesley ER, Wesley West ER and Galichia ER. Wesley owns and operates Galichia Heart Hospital, WesleyCare Clinics and the Pediatric Center of Kansas. To learn more about Wesley Medical Center, please visit wesleymc.com