Josh Sandler

Vice President

PLUS™ Supply Chain Solutions

Josh previously served as Vice President of Strategic Sourcing and Capital Equipment Services at HealthTrust where he was responsible for a five-billion-dollar partnership in supply expense and capital advisory services with HCA. Prior to that, he held many leadership roles including Vice President of Sourcing at Resource Optimization & Innovation (ROi), a HealthTrust affiliated company. His responsibilities included oversight of Regard Medical Supplies, ROi’s private label program, as well as negotiations of more than four billion dollars in group purchasing contracts.

He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Missouri in St. Louis and his master’s degree from Washington University’s Olin Business School. Before embarking on a career in healthcare, he served for several years as a supply officer in the US Navy.

Josh is based in Nashville where he enjoys spending his free time with family and watching his two daughters play competitive volleyball.

Areas of Expertise

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Logistics
  • Strategic Planning
  • Process Improvement
  • Operations Management
  • Budgeting

Education

  • Master, Business Administration
    Washington University, Olin Business School

Previous Experience

  • Vice President, Strategic Sourcing and Capital Equipment Services
    HealthTrust Performance Group
  • Vice President, Sourcing; Executive Director Core Sourcing and Private Label; Director Business Development, Private Label, Collaborative Solutions
  • ROi Resource Optimization & Innovation
    Logistics Officer
  • Surface Deployment and Distribution Center
    Department Head
    MCM Crew Bulwark